Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

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Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

Postby vvllbs » 24 Jun 2018 13

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
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Re: Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

Postby GasGuzzler » 24 Jun 2018 14

WD40 then alcohol then gun oil.
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Re: Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

Postby vvllbs » 24 Jun 2018 17

So if I try your trick, my blue job may look decent after all? Thanks, let me see if I got WD 40 handy
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Re: Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

Postby GasGuzzler » 24 Jun 2018 20

May not. Depends on the way it was done. You'll know soon.
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Re: Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

Postby vvllbs » 25 Jun 2018 17

I took the advice and it didn’t pan out. May just get it cerakoted
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Re: Residue from Birchwood Casey Bluing Kit

Postby GasGuzzler » 26 Jun 2018 05

Could be something else you're seeing.
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