FIREARM BLUEING AND BROWNING
Author: R. H. Angier
Publisher: STACKPOLE BOOKS, Jan 2008
This practical & precise guide to the chemical & heat coloring of all barrel steels & gun metals covers the earliest soft carbon methods to the latest rustless techniques--some 230 formulas in all. 5.5x8 inches; 160 pgs.
* Timeless information in an easy-to-use format
* Popular and little-known methods explained
* Includes useful weights and measures charts
* New foreword by Ned Schwing added
This practical and precise guide to the chemical and heat coloring of all barrel steels and gun metals covers the earliest soft carbon methods to the latest rustless techniques--some 230 formulae in all. Also included are ways to remove rust, barrel finishes, and nickel plating by chemical means. It?s a classic, comprehensive reference of interest to professional and amateur gunsmiths, restorers, collectors, and shooters alike.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
R. H. Angier was a recognized master arms technician. He lived in England.