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Old 01-12-2011, 10:37 AM   #1
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Does anybody do this locally at a descent price? I have a S&W model 49, 38 Special that was left to me that has some surface rust on several parts. Hate to see this weapon go down hill any further. I saw the kits that you can buy on line, but I have no experience with these. Thanks in advance for any recommendations. Tom B.
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Old 01-12-2011, 11:32 AM   #2
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Call Tim Barry @ Baywatch Arms. He does a "coating process" that leaves a really nice finish. He uses assorted colors, some which appears as original blue finish. I have seen some of his work and it is first class.
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Old 01-12-2011, 07:33 PM   #3
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Ellis Fleming. His shop is behind Buck & Bass on Pine Forest Rd. Call for hours. The phone # is in the book under gunsmiths or just call Buck & Bass. They'll have the number. Only place in the area I found that does gun bluing. He does it in batches, so is best to call him.
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Fleming gunsmith. He is probably the best in the area.
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Old 01-12-2011, 08:18 PM   #5
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i made a blueing tank for a friend of mine that lives in fairhope. let me know what you have and i will get a price
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