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Old 03-20-2017, 10:53 PM
Rock Rock is offline
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Originally Posted by Farmer-Ted View Post
Was it typical for Remington to sandblast the metal prior to parkerizing it? I have Remington 304447xx 2/42 that I believe is original and it does not have the cratered texture on the receiver and barrel. It has more of a machined texture.
I have a Remington 3090xxx 4-42 barrel that has the exact same grey sand blasted finish on the metal as the OP's rifle.
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Old 03-22-2017, 08:49 PM
Farmer-Ted Farmer-Ted is offline
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Here's the finish on mine. Mines a little earlier, maybe the finish/prep was changed?

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