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Posted in thread: Nickel Plating? on 11-03-2014 at 08:28 AM
Electroless nickel plating (EN) is an auto-catalytic chemical technique used to deposit a layer
of nickel-phosphorus or nickel-boron alloy on a solid workpiece, such as metal or plastic. The
Posted in thread: Nickel Plating a gun yourself on 11-03-2014 at 08:15 AM
Caswell, and Rio Grande Jewelery Supply both have decent plating set ups. I just use an old DC
power supply I use on guitar amplifiers, but a battery charger will suffice fairly well. There
is also th...
Posted in thread: What handgun have you shot that kicked the worst? on 06-20-2012 at 08:07 AM
Yeah the Sharps really F'in hurts. That butt stock is none to comfortable without shooting it!
Metal makes a poor recoil pad. The first BMGs I shot were locally hand made bolt action 2000
Posted in thread: What handgun have you shot that kicked the worst? on 06-20-2012 at 08:00 AM
I see Desert Eagle mentioned a lot. We used to shoot at these palm trees out at a wildcat
mining site with them for hours. The newer model has a shock absorbing cylinder in it. We did
not have that on...
Posted in thread: What handgun have you shot that kicked the worst? on 06-20-2012 at 07:38 AM
I have seen a few comical and scary moments. My aunt hit her head with a Colt Anaconda .44 mag.
It has good kick, but S&W's 500 has it beat. IMHO Small pistols with little mass can catch you