Smith & Wesson Factory Tour Springfield, MA

We’re going to file this video under the “Some Guys Have All the Luck” category…

Ever wonder what goes into making your Smith & Wesson firearm? In this video Mrgunsngear takes a tour of the Smith & Wesson factory in Springfield, MA and gives us a great look at the various stages of S&W firearm production. It is amazing how much of the process is still done by hand!

In addition to touring the factory, he also takes a moment to check out several products in the Gemtech suppressor lineup.


Horace Smith and Daniel Baird Wesson formed a partnership in 1852 to manufacture a firearm that could fire a fully self-contained cartridge. From the beginning, Smith & Wesson firearms were noted for their innovative design, high quality production and reliability. The accomplishments of Smith & Wesson are numerous and its contributions to the history of firearms are vast. Smith & Wesson was an industry leader in 1852 when it was first founded and continues to lead the world today with innovations into the 21st century.