Karston Davis- Owner at Boring Rifles

Karston had a vision to build rifles that stand out from the crowd, hence the name "Boring" came along. With his attention to detail and love for shooting he has brought a new look and feel to the gun market.

Karston handles all the machine work here at Boring so if you purchase a rifle odds are Karston built it! Karston takes the approach of "every rifle is built as if it were my own" giving each of you the peace of mind in knowing only the best products were used, and the attention to detail is second to none!


Eric Lee - Load Development Specialist

Eric has spent the last 25 years dedicating his time to perfecting the craft of specialized load development. He is extremely passionate and knowledgeable in the field of firearms. Being an avid outdoorsmen, shooter, and hunter, along with his vast knowledge of reloading, makes him a perfect fit for Team Boring!

When he is not reloading, you can find him cruising around on one of his many Harley Davidsons.


Kenny Herrin -  Pro Staff Member

Born and raised in East Texas, Kenny has been blessed with the opportunity to work with and around some of the best whitetail deer breeders in Texas.

Kenny owns Herrin Outfitters out of Canton Tx. Although he works mainly around whitetail deer and other exotics his passion is varmint hunting.


Jared Thomas -  Pro Staff Member

Jared is a 32 year old husband and father of 3.

He is a full time firefighter/paramedic and a personal trainer. Jared is very passionate about the the outdoors and enjoys passing that love on to younger generations as well as new hunters.

Jared is very excited and honored to be apart of the Boring Rifles team!


Rusty Smith - Pro Staff Member

Rusty grew up on a cattle ranch in southeastern Idaho. When he and his family weren’t working they were chasing mountain lions or chasing anything with antlers.

Not much has changed as Rusty has gotten older.

Rusty works as a Salesman and still loves to get out into the hills anytime the work is done. Married to a patient wife that puts up with him and all the outdoor activities for the last 20 plus years. Rusty is a father of two amazing kids and love sharing his passion for the outdoorsy with them. His favorite animal to pursue? The one that he currently has a tag for in his pocket. The older Rusty gets the more and more he appreciates and loves the experiences that the outdoors provide.


Mark Sanders - Pro Staff Member

Mark Sanders was born and raised in central Wyoming. Grew up around rifles at a young age and hunted everything Wyoming has to offer.

He’s now a sheriffs Deputy in Wyoming and a general firearms instructor. Loves working with shooters and around firearms.

His off time is spent sharing the outdoors with his family. Biggest passion is hunting big game and he feel lucky to live in the great state of Wyoming. Bolt guns and hand loading for them is another hobby/passion of Mark's. Making rifles and shoot is something he thoroughly enjoys day in and day out.

"This is a good group of guys I feel honored to be surrounded by." 


Patrick McLellan - Pro Staff Member

Patrick McLellan, a born and bred Texan, grew up hunting all over the Great State of Texas and plays an active role in helping farmers and ranchers with their feral hog and predator problems. Located in Van, TX., he spends a great amount of his leisure time pursuing these invasive animals. He has spent many years hunting all over Texas as well as Colorado and Missouri, chasing Elk and Whitetails. Sharing his love for hunting and shooting with others is something he is really passionate about, and being able to take kids and adults out hunting and shooting and showing them how to safely and ethically hunt is something that he really enjoys.

Patrick is the father of two wonderful daughters and is married to a very supportive wife.  His background in software and hardware development helps him test and use some of the best hunting equipment on the market. Patrick is excited for the opportunity to represent the Boring Rifles brand.