Sorry Fords, sorry S&W
This is a discussion on Sorry Fords, sorry S&W within the General Firearm Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; In the past I have had guns re-blued by both S&W and Fords. Sadly they no longer 'blue' the guns, they apply a black finish. ...
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Post By Harryball
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June 22nd, 2013 05:36 PM
Sorry Fords, sorry S&W
In the past I have had guns re-blued by both S&W and Fords. Sadly they no longer 'blue' the guns, they apply a black finish. I had a 27-2 that needed re-blue and heard about a company in Indiana T&D Gunshop. They do REAL bluing not the black finish others are applying now days. Here is their info, and a pic of the finished product. As good, if not better than the 'old bluing' that we all came to love. Price was actually a bit cheaper than Fords, or S&W, and turn around was 2 weeks. I have no connection to the shop other than I am a VERY happy customer.
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June 22nd, 2013 05:41 PM
When I saw the thread title I thought you bought a chevy truck and a glock...Very nice....
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June 22nd, 2013 05:54 PM
June 22nd, 2013 07:23 PM
Thanks for the Heads Up.
Looks like some outstanding work!
June 23rd, 2013 01:44 AM
Wonder if they do nickel. I gotta remember this thread. I have an ancient Smith & Wesson Military & Police that I'm considering restoring. It's not worth the expense and effort but seems a shame not to.
Thanks for this thread and the information, 1 Old 3011!
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June 23rd, 2013 10:44 AM
Very good to know, thanks for sharing. A nice, blued pistol is a wonderful thing to have.
June 25th, 2013 11:20 PM
Originally Posted by bmcgilvray
Yes they also do nickel and the job they do is as good as their blueing. Then again it is mostly time, and skill, to do the prep work. I have a S&W K frame 19 that would look GREAT with a 'pinto' , nickel barrel, screws, latch, and cylinder, and blue frame. B-B-Q gun here I come.
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