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  1. General 1911 talk
    I have a Colt Combat Commander long the worse for wear in stainless. I'm thinking of having it bead blasted and then a Cerakote job. The gun is stainless with the accumulate wear marks of nearly 30+ years. I'm kinda leaning towards a simple black slide and keeping the frame stainless, or matte...
  2. General 1911 talk
    howdy, I’ve always used nail polish to remove paint from sights with success I’d like to take the two white dots off the rear sight of my colt govt. I tried nail polish remover to no avail. They seem more robust than the paints I’ve encountered. I blacked them out with sharpies, but I’d prefer...
  3. AR Forum
    Hey guys, one quick question before I go through with it. So one of my black rifle is getting a trip to the paint shop and I am wondering if it is okay to paint over the existing finish? (I know I have to de-grease the parts I am going to paint, and I also know to scuff up the rifle with...
  4. AR Forum
    hey guys, I have an issue with (light)rust appearing on my AK and one of the mags for it. I used to use steel wool and oil to remove rust. But recently the rust is appearing more frequently and becoming harder to remove, and the paint job is fading in these areas I cleanse. What is the best...
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