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Re: Rust Bluing and stock finishing

Posted: Mon Jul 12, 2021 12:17 am
by Ned Butts
Nice "refurb"

Re: Rust Bluing and stock finishing

Posted: Mon Jul 12, 2021 2:10 pm
by Zac952
Alright I will swallow my pride and show you guys the front band fitment
Before
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about as good as Kirk Stokes around the band, but much better around the barrel, all in all I think I am ok with it

Re: Rust Bluing and stock finishing

Posted: Mon Nov 08, 2021 5:14 pm
by FlatShot
Wow--excellent, very helpful thread, and pictures! (Daunting, but very informative!)

Re: Rust Bluing and stock finishing

Posted: Mon Nov 08, 2021 5:41 pm
by Zac952
Thanks! Not specific to Krags but this rust blue method also works very well on scrubbed crests on mausers, blends much better than cold blue which is off color.

Re: Rust Bluing and stock finishing

Posted: Tue Nov 09, 2021 4:27 pm
by todd444
very nice!!!!!!!

its much better than oxpho blue.
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Re: Rust Bluing and stock finishing

Posted: Tue Nov 16, 2021 6:23 pm
by S.B.
Mark Novak of "Anvil" has some video's (Utube)on his website using easily obtained tools to accomplish this procedure?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O4QOcRTZv2Q
Steve