I am customizing an old mauser 93, and am jeweling the bolt myself. I was wondering if, since I'm affraid to try and take it off, I could jewel the extractor ring and then cold blue it? Would I still see any of the jewel pattern?
"...the advantage of being armed, which the Americans possess over the people of almost every other nation... forms a barrier against the enterprises of ambition, more insurmountable than any which a simple government of any form can admit of." - James Madison, Federalist No. 46, 1788