The chemical and mechanical processes of hot bluing steel are described by Steve. He then demonstrates the procedures with the best quality equipment and materials.
He also describes how you can blue your firearms on a limited budget.
Learn to apply a professional finish to your firearms and restore the beauty of your old ones.
See a layout used by professionals for profitable bluing and excellent results.
Equipment, alternate heat sources and safety concerns are discussed in detail.
(1 hour, 10 minutes).
Steve Acker is a gunsmith and machinist who writes “The Gunsmith Machinist” column for Machinist’s Workshop (formerly Projects in Metal) magazine, as well as other machining articles for “The Home Shop Machinist” magazine. His work as a gunsmith is superb–meticulous in detail. Steve has produced five excellent instructional DVDs that will assure you of greater accuracy.