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Posted: 10/19/2003 10:54:12 AM EDT
I've seen cylinders, hammers, and triggers colored multicolored. What's the reason for it? Looks? Just wondering, I think it looks cool myself.
Link Posted: 10/19/2003 2:26:19 PM EDT
If you ever have to go to court it's pretty hard to describe a fuschia gun with primson slide and moonlight blue irridescent grips as an assault weapon.
Link Posted: 10/19/2003 3:28:24 PM EDT
Ah...I feel stupid for not picking up on that one.
Link Posted: 10/20/2003 12:58:10 PM EDT
I think it has to do with heat treating or tempering of the metal?? maybe I'm wrong, but now I want to know for sure.
Link Posted: 10/20/2003 1:45:10 PM EDT
I figure it's GOTTA have something to do with looks. Cause it gives the appearance of not having been finished...imho
Link Posted: 10/21/2003 11:13:18 AM EDT
If you are talking about a single action, then the swirls and colors are because of the color case hardening, normally on the hammer and other small parts.

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