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Posted: 5/22/2003 4:53:12 PM EDT
Let's say I have a pistol in bright stainless, and I wish it were something a LITTLE more tactical, even just brushed, stainless. Can the finish be changed? Or do I just have to get used to it? (This gun has tremendous sentimental value to me. I could never sell or trade it.)
Link Posted: 5/22/2003 5:04:19 PM EDT
My Ar10A4 came with a very bright stainless barrel.Not very tactical.a few minutes with a brillo pad gave it a very nice,non shiney brushed look.If that's not what you want try these people,they do very nice work..... [url]www.bearcoat.com[/url]
Link Posted: 5/22/2003 5:05:35 PM EDT
I think this just gives you an excuse to buy a new toy in the finish you want [:D]
Link Posted: 5/22/2003 5:17:33 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 5/22/2003 5:19:41 PM EDT by anothergene]
Link Posted: 5/22/2003 5:20:31 PM EDT
Just get the pistol bead blasted and you will have a very matte finish then. That would be the easiest way I think. You can always get the pistol refinished with any number of high tech finishes from NP3 to Birdsong's Black T finish if you want to. How much do you want to spend and what color do you want it?
Link Posted: 5/22/2003 5:54:55 PM EDT
I just sent my stainless 1911 slide to a shop in arizona $25 and I will have it back in 2 weeks or less. any color you could want. give this guy a look see. macsshootiniron.com
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