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Posted in thread: 1911 Cycle of Operations help + refinished on 09-14-2014 at 07:53 PM
yes 5000 grit on the slide. I actually had to rush and re blue it because it had flash rusted,
still came out good just could have been better I feel.Thank you for taking the time to read
that and giv...
Posted in thread: 1911 Cycle of Operations help + refinished on 09-14-2014 at 03:50 PM
I refinished my Taurus 1911 for school and I need to do a Cycle of Operations for each gun I
do. If someone could just check over this for me and let me know if I'm on the right track. I
think I have ...
Posted in thread: Nitre Bluing! on 08-01-2014 at 09:49 PM
Sure! Basically, all you do is heat carbon steel until it turns the color you want. You must
stop heating at exactly the right time. Look up color charts for heat treating steel. I use a
torch, but an...
Posted in thread: N.R. Davis & Son's Double Project on 08-01-2014 at 09:34 PM
I cant wait to see it when your done!
Posted in thread: Are Taurus pistols carry quality? on 08-01-2014 at 09:30 PM
I carry the Taurus PT1911 full size. I wanted a 1911 & I didn't want to go too cheap so I
decided to get the Taurus & no regrets.
Posted in thread: Anyone Use Polishing Stones? on 08-01-2014 at 09:26 PM
Posted in thread: Help With A Lever Action on 08-01-2014 at 09:24 PM
Thanks everyone for the input. Been doing my research & I think I got it. I will post it this
weekend to see what yall think of it. Yeah I may have been being a little hard headed about not
Posted in thread: Refinish Project #2 on 07-29-2014 at 12:50 AM
Nice work. Why did you leave the bolt body in the white?My instructor had asked me the same
thing. I thought since the bolt would get worn and would end up getting scuffed up. Now that
it's all put to...
Posted in thread: Anyone Use Polishing Stones? on 07-27-2014 at 04:25 PM
I would use them for getting pits out, little parts like hammer, trigger, trigger guard and any
other awkward thing like that. A few students have recommended getting a set of stones but no
one has sp...
Posted in thread: Anyone Use Polishing Stones? on 07-27-2014 at 03:04 PM
I have been looking into getting a set of stones. With all the options I don't know what I
need.. I was think of getting 1 of these sets OR any recommendations? What should I look for