Ken is being treated like a rented Mule.
Only a complete headinkeister would spend a second defending that.
Every shotgun bulletin board in the world has post after post regailing the virtues of the man's shop, and he won't answer the phone? What's wrong with the picture fella's?
Send a registered letter, return receipt.
Then get a local attorney to follow the process to get the barrels back.
Better than to lose all.
The list is long of people and places involving firearms that went south. Get the barrels back. Start over.
I just was reading a SSM 1996 article about Andy W., I'll bet some of you wish you had got your barrels back from him too.