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Old 06-22-2014, 02:55 PM   #11
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I drilled a 5/16 hole down the center inside where it's all hidden, and glued a dowel in it and clamped, then sanded.


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Old 06-24-2014, 04:43 PM   #12
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just curious, what did you blue the metal with?

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Old 07-01-2014, 01:26 PM   #13
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I cold blued it with Birchwood and Casey, I want to try my next project hot bluing it but we will see.


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