Cerakote provides excellent protection for firearms in harsh environmental conditions. We’ve been getting ours from Brownells and couldn’t be happier with the results.
Smaller parts, especially screws, are often hard to coat. A friend (a professionally trained painter) showed us a trick using thin cardboard that allows easy application on screws. No more crazy wire bending of alligator clips…
A word of caution, in some curing ovens, even though the temperature is fairly low, the heating elements can get quite hot, so keep the cardboard away from them.
I really enjoy the custom Remington 700 .308 Winchester tactical rifle I built in Building a Custom Remington 700 .308 Tactical Rifle. After I wrote that, I did a few more modifications and posted them in How to […]
Have you been considering a career as a gunsmith? Are you a recent graduate of a trade school looking for work; or are you an established gunsmith looking to expand your business; a retailer looking […]
Building a custom rifle allows the shooter to end up exactly with what he wants. Any barrel length, any cartridge, any contour, you name it… you are only limited by your imagination. Many custom rifles […]