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Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

PostPosted: 24 Jun 2018 13
by vvllbs
I made an attempt last year to reblue a shotgun barrel with a Wal Mart kit. One year later I’m still wiping residue from it. I’ve tried every kind of oil I can to get it off. Any tips? It’s a late 1970’s stevens Single shot

Re: Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

PostPosted: 24 Jun 2018 14
by GasGuzzler
WD40 then alcohol then gun oil.

Re: Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

PostPosted: 24 Jun 2018 17
by vvllbs
So if I try your trick, my blue job may look decent after all? Thanks, let me see if I got WD 40 handy

Re: Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

PostPosted: 24 Jun 2018 20
by GasGuzzler
May not. Depends on the way it was done. You'll know soon.

Re: Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

PostPosted: 25 Jun 2018 17
by vvllbs
I took the advice and it didn’t pan out. May just get it cerakoted

Re: Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

PostPosted: 26 Jun 2018 05
by GasGuzzler
Could be something else you're seeing.