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Old 06-06-2014, 04:38 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by n4sir45 View Post
Who did your work for you and what did it cost? I have the same pistol and mine is somewhat a little bit worse looking then your. Do you have any problems with it before you had it dipped? I think mine needs a good cleaning.I have no idea how to strip it apart all of the way. I am not good at putting them back together LOL
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Old 06-19-2014, 02:25 PM   #12
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The best way to strip it off is to blast it and refinish it. We do both hydrographics and cerekote. For you gentlemen looking to get stuff dipped in this pattern we would love to do it! as far as stripping and returning it to a black finish we also would be glad to do it ! This gun looks great although we would polish or refinish the hammer trigger and barrel to really make her pop excellent dip work looks great !
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