Last Activity:05-13-2012 11:13 AM
Posted in thread: Will this hurt the finish? on 07-01-2012 at 09:26 PM
Ok I need your expert help once again :)A couple of months ago I removed the scope to work on
my rifle and placed it in the drawer where I keep my socks and boxers - yes you heard right -
Posted in thread: Hand Grips on 05-13-2012 at 01:27 AM
WoW! Did you engrave this pattern manually? Good job!Dimitrios
Posted in thread: Re-blueing question on 05-11-2012 at 08:19 PM
The way I understand the procedure during etching the laser beam is engraving a very accurate
groove which is shallow - much shallower than the usual mechanical engraving the traditional
Posted in thread: Re-blueing question on 05-10-2012 at 06:04 PM
So this yellowish color is paint? What kind of paint and with which teqnique is it applied on
the etched surface?
Posted in thread: Re-blueing question on 05-10-2012 at 04:13 AM
Mountainman,thank you for your answer!If I understand correctly what you mean is that blueing
will cover and make the laser etched lettering invisible. Color fill? What does this mean? Redo
the laser ...
Posted in thread: Re-blueing question on 05-09-2012 at 06:39 AM
By "laser etching" I mean this gold/silverish finish that an ever increasing number of newer
arms are having. This is an example: those letters etched before or after blueing the gun?In
other words, ...
Posted in thread: Re-blueing question on 05-06-2012 at 03:40 AM
Can a gun with laser etched lettering on the receiver be reblued? What will happen to the
Posted in thread: Repairing a nicked receiver on 05-06-2012 at 03:34 AM
On another note:Can a gun with laser etched lettering be reblued? What will happen to the
lettering? DimiPS Don't answer here. I'll open another thread for this question...
Posted in thread: Repairing a nicked receiver on 05-06-2012 at 03:22 AM
I did "dress" the metal with a 3/16" pin punch. I wrapped the receiver in a fleece blanket (to
protect it from another unfortunate event...) and the all it needed was 3-4 carefully placed
blows with a...
Posted in thread: Repairing a nicked receiver on 04-30-2012 at 11:13 PM
Ok regular Q-tips. What about the punch though? Can I use one of the above punches if I grind
it down to a slight angle?Dimi