Dustin Knutson, Co-Owner of Boyds Gunstocks boydsgunstocks.com
Boyds Gunstocks was started in 1981 by Randy Boyd and is located in Mitchell, South Dakota. Boyds Gunstocks has grown in size and scope each year, now employing over 100 people to manufacture the strong line of Boyds Gunstocks that are shipped all over the world.
Dustin Knutson is a long-time employee of Boyds Gunstocks and as of January 2020 became the new co-owner. Dustin became Boyds’ general manager after working his way up the ladder from the production floor. Dustin’s experience and expertise ensures that Boyds’ production facility remains modern, efficient, and producing high-quality gunstocks with the latest technology available. Dustin is an avid hunter as well as excellent target shooter and enjoys getting out into the outdoors as much as possible.
Boyds Gunstocks is the largest aftermarket gunstock manufacturer in the world, making stocks for over 155 different gun brands and 1,200 models within those brands.
“Nobody can offer anywhere near the huge selection and variety of stocks that we offer,” says Dustin. “With over 24 different stock shapes, offered in over 15 different colors, and with the multitude of stock customizations, there are literally hundreds of thousands of possible combinations that you can come up with to personalize a stock that’s made just to your liking.”