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Old 06-17-2021, 12:57 PM
Quarterbore Quarterbore is offline
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Location: Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
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Originally Posted by ZvenoMan View Post
It's a recovered drill rifle. Generally the welding won't take new finish like bluing or park. That's why many use duracoat on them.
Correct. The receivers have penetrating welds so to remove all the weld would require either some deep recesses around the magazine cut off or I would need to hire it out to reweld the area before regrinding to shape. So, a surface coating is just a lot easier and as a drill rifle the receiver doesn’t have enough value to go crazy with.
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