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#2069651 - 09/13/10 09:39 PM Advice for refinishing old shotgun
rvrfshr
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I recently came into posession of a Savage Mod. 311 SxS with some kind of varnish or clear sealer on the barrel. I plan to take it off and would like some advice/ideas on how to refinish the barrel and other metal parts of the shotgun. I've read where someone used a flat black BBQ paint for this purpose. Not sure how good an idea this is. Ideally I'd like to finish this gun with a do it yourself powder coating. Any ideas, suggestions?

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#2112337 - 10/14/10 09:57 PM Re: Advice for refinishing old shotgun [Re: rvrfshr]
Monte
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I would suggest using a water transfering printing system. AKA Camo Dip. Google Camo Dipping and many options come up. You can do any design color or pattern and it will protect very well.
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#2129574 - 10/25/10 08:14 PM Re: Advice for refinishing old shotgun [Re: Monte]
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Don't. may ruin value.
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#2134946 - 10/28/10 03:19 PM Re: Advice for refinishing old shotgun [Re: Spike]
look'n 4 deer
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 Originally Posted By: Monte
I would suggest using a water transfering printing system. AKA Camo Dip. Google Camo Dipping and many options come up. You can do any design color or pattern and it will protect very well.



I agree with Monte!!


 Originally Posted By: Spike
Don't. may ruin value.


If anything Cammo Dip will help with the value of the gun. Unless it's an antique!
But there is also a plain black water transfer you could use as well.

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