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  • Posted in thread: Price to cerakote? on 05-03-2016 at 08:05 PM
    In that case, My suggestion is Ionbond.Again, around the same price, but a much superior
    finish. Search "Club Custom Guns."

  • Posted in thread: Price to cerakote? on 05-03-2016 at 06:49 PM
    Most Cerakoters charge as much as the hard chrome platers. I would have the chrome finish done.
    It's much more durable.

  • Posted in thread: Colt commander (light weight ) 9mm on 04-28-2016 at 10:16 PM
    Real Commanders were not two-tone.Later "Lightweight Commanders" might be.

  • Posted in thread: Custom Single Action Ruger Grips on 04-25-2016 at 03:48 AM
    Anyone that tells you their grip material is heat treated is a liar.It sounds like the grips
    you are describing are made of Pakkawood-dyed and laminated wood. Same stuff mini revolver
    grips are made o...

  • Posted in thread: Home-Based FFL on 04-18-2016 at 06:42 PM
    You can also get a Magicjack number that is very versatile and inexpensive.You need a good,
    fast ISP for it to work well.

  • Posted in thread: Corrosion welded screws? on 04-13-2016 at 07:36 PM
    Never use WD 40 or any volatile substance in an ultrasonic cleaner. It can cause a fire.Try the
    Kroil, and let it sit for a few days. Tapping will help.If that doesn't work, remove as much
    oil as you ...

  • Posted in thread: Corrosion welded screws? on 04-13-2016 at 07:33 PM
    Do not use WD-40 on your firearms. WD-40 turns into a hardened glue-like substance if left on
    over the long term. Use Kroil or PB Blaster for breaking rust. I inherited 2 Mod. 29's that
    were chrome-pl...

  • Posted in thread: sccy cpx-2 on 04-13-2016 at 01:43 AM
    I was approached by SCCY a while ago to deal with them factory direct. I was hesitant at first,
    but agreed. No regrets. This is an example of what an American company can do if they are left
    to their ...

  • Posted in thread: Destroyer carbine? on 04-12-2016 at 12:22 AM
    They don't have to be very strong for a pistol cartridge.I think the 1892 lever action carbines
    are perfect for 9 X 19 or .38 Super.

  • Posted in thread: Destroyer carbine? on 04-11-2016 at 08:28 PM
    Personally I would pass. I would not trust the rifle with modern pressures. pressures are the
    same (or lower) than "old" pressures.The gun is perfectly safe, if in good working order.

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