I'll see about taking a photo and posting it with photo-bucket, it will show what it looks like,, and how bad this slide was messed up,, I would be embarrassed to do that to a firearm..
1 more day of work then off till 01/04/2010.. will spend all my time building, and seeing about getting one of these
http://grizzly.com/products/Gunsmith-s-Bench-Top-Lathe-with-Stand/G4003G its a really nice lathe, cost effective for me. retirement is coming up fast.. anytime after 02/06/2010 I will be able to retire. just have to go to office sign some papers and become senior citizen, I'm going to get me a straw hat and good cane. and go wild whenI retire to full time gunsmith hobby. Imay even heat my garage