A respected competitor in USPSA, IDPA, NFA and 3-Gun events,
Carpenter has won numerous championships and continues to be a top contender in venues throughout the country. He maintains GrandMaster classifications in practical shooting as well as being a 5-Gun Master. With nearly twenty years of competition experience and the resulting skills, Tom has developed a unique perspective regarding small arms of all types. His preference for handgun is those patterned after the venerable 1911 and typically chooses Mr. Stoners invention for his rifle needs.