Originally Posted by fatmidgets
A stainless steel barrel will take a lot longer to rust, but will still eventually rust if not properly cared for. However, if you take care of your rifle and provide it with proper care and maintenance a blued barrel would still last you a lifetime.
That's what I was thinking. Ive seen rifles that are pretty old, like world war two old, and still look almost new.
I just thought I'd see what otheres have to say about the two.
Was thinking it might help save on weight, but the site I was on didn't show a difference in weight.