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Old 02-09-2018, 06:07 PM   #1
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A fantasy project 23 years in the finishing by Larry Baer.

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Wonder what happened to that gun?
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I'm going to really show my ignorance here but I would have thought that the case hardening temperatures would have melted the gold inlays. I'm surprised that they are done before case hardening.
Interesting story.
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the gold goes on before because it had a higher melting point...in some thread here it was explained by edger how this is done...charlie
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