I wanted to fill out a 4473, hand someone $800 and them hand me the rifle on the wall. Unfortunately they couldn't put down the coffee mug and quit b.s.ing with people behind the counter long enough to accomodate that simple request.Here is my contribution: Marcus is one of those persons who is not easy to get to know, but treats you precisely as you treat him. His background in business includes marketing experience, and his background toward gunsmithing includes being a precise machinist.
If you are a "know-it-all" showboater, his reaction to you will be that of indifference. If you present yourself as still learning, and asking good questions, he will take you under his wing: and all he knows is yours.