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Old 09-07-2010, 01:03 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by Straight_Shooter View Post
I heartily recommend Cerakote as the most durable finish you can apply. Surface prep and accurate mixing are crucial to get the superior durabilty.
+1 for the Cerakote
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Old 09-07-2010, 11:36 AM   #12
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I was looking into buying a KelTec but didn't want a black one. I found this guy on GunBroker.

Now I am not pumping him, he just had some info on his site on how he does it and his gallery could give you some ideas. I ended up buying an LCP in raspberry, but I would consider this if I were buying one that I didn't want in black. I was actually thinking a red one and this guy was in driving distance of my house.
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Default K G Gun Kote

I've had great results using KG Gun Kote, although I found their satin black was too glossy for my taste, and their flat black was too flat. I mix the two colors 50/50 and the results are very close to many factory blue firearms. The finish holds up to everything but bead-blasting...
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Old 09-12-2010, 04:54 PM   #14
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Did one. Put in oven for 45 mins. only later did I find out that oven broke (wondered why it cooled down so fast) Now to wait 2 weeks to redo.
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