Originally Posted by faawrenchbndr
Not a 1911,.....but I love my Tripp hard chromed P7m8
That is STUNNING!
My contribution, I had my Caspian race gun hard chromed in 1996 after it rusted when shooting in the rain. Many matches later, some in rain, snow, and 100K+ later, the finish hasn't really changed much.
Done right, it lasts and wears really well.