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Gun Bluing, Finish Repair, Wildfire Tornado

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Wildland Fire Preparedness
Wildland Fire Preparedness

Wildfire! The word conjures up visions of Smokey the Bear, firefighters scrambling around the forest with chainsaws, specialized aircraft, huge plumes of flame, and the charred remains of mighty trees.

Tornado Preparedness
Tornado Preparedness

A tornado, also known as a "twister" or a "cyclone," is a violent rotating column of air in the shape of a funnel that extends from the base of a thunderstorm to the ground.

Fairtrimmers Finishing Guide
Fairtrimmers Finishing Guide

Basic Application Instructions for New or Stripped Clean & Dry Wood

Bluing The Traditional, Hot Salts Way
Bluing The Traditional, Hot Salts Way

My trusty Remington 870 has been through a lot here at Brownells since I purchased it. I have disassembled,bead-blasted, cold blued, reassembled, and disassembled again . . . more than any shotgun often goes through in a lifetime of use.

Cold Bluing Touch-Ups
Cold Bluing Touch-Ups

I recently purchased a Remington 870 at a local gun show. It had been well maintained, but with every gun that sees a lot of use, there were some wear marks and imperfections that detracted from its appearance.

To Blue or Not To Blue - Unique Finishes that Customize Any Gun
To Blue or Not To Blue - Unique Finishes that Customize Any Gun

When Bob Brownell started bluing guns nearly 65 years ago, there weren’t a lot of options to preserving the finish other than bluing for most folks.

Brownells Bluing Thermometer
Brownells Bluing Thermometer

The Brownell Bluing Thermometer is especially made for us by one of the largest industrial temperature measuring equipment companies in the country. In order to ensure the thermometer is measuring the temperature of the bluing solution correctly, you must keep the bottom tip of the quill at least 1" above the bottom of the tank, and at least 1" from the side of the tank.

Oxynate No. 7 Hot Bluing
Oxynate No. 7 Hot Bluing

Since the dawn of time, sportsmen have been spending more hours cleaning and caring for their shooting and hunting equipment than have ever been spent using this equipment. Even King David of Biblical fame cared for and practiced with his sidearm, the sling.

Oxynate "S"
Oxynate "S"

Oxynate “S”™ is designed for use by gunsmiths to help control or eliminate the following problems encountered when bluing: 1. Red discoloration on cast iron framed firearms.

Bluing Tank Stand System
Bluing Tank Stand System

The Brownells Bluing Tank Stand System was developed by professional gunsmiths and design engineers to provide the maximum in layout flexibility, operator access, rigidity and stability.

Bluing System Kit
Bluing System Kit

Thank you for choosing Brownells as your supplier of the finest in Gunsmithing equipment and accessories. Above is a complete and detailed listing of every item contained in your new Brownells Bluing System Kit.

Dicropan IM Pro Kit
Dicropan IM Pro Kit

Thank you for choosing Brownells as your supplier of the finest in Gunsmithing equipment and acccessories. Above is a complete and detailed listing of every item contained in your new Brownells Dicropan IM Pro Kit.