Refinished Shooting Stars for my Pre-27

Discussion in 'Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers' started by Bushmaster1313, Apr 10, 2011.

  1. Bushmaster1313

    Bushmaster1313 Member

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    As I bought them for $25 from an online auction:
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    As they are now:

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    Procedure included chemical stripping, sanding with superfine sandpaper, and many light coats of Tru-Oil with superfine sanding in between.
  2. armedandsafe

    armedandsafe Guest

    Very nice.

    I like dampened denim with Bon Ami worked into it for finishing between coats of oil. I don't use that for the final rub down, however, just dry denim.

    Edit: I just looked up the product and have noticed they changed the ingredients slightly. I've not used it since they did that, so ...

    Pops
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