P22 slide fade help

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Old 06-12-2010, 05:05 AM   #1
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I have a P22 its 2 years old and its never been fired by me and it was bought used ive had it in a safe the entire time and i noticed after a couple months the slide has a weird shade of color and where it says walther or P22 is almost completely faded is that bad?can it be undone? ive attached a pic so you can understand and im the kind of guy were this little thing bugs me

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Old 06-14-2010, 10:28 PM   #2
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It looks dry. A coating of oil will likely even it out for you. Blued and Phosphated steel will lighten up as it dries out.


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Old 06-15-2010, 01:28 AM   #3
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I agree that oil will help the looks-but there is no steel in that slide!

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Is the front sight loose. In your pics, the sight does not look like it is "flush" with the slide.


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Doesn't look too bad! Looks like a nice little pistol, show us the whole thing!

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