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G17 gen2 finish

Discussion in 'Gunsmithing' started by November Sunrise, Apr 15, 2011.


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  1. November Sunrise

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    I just picked up a gen 2 G17 that looks new. The only thing i have noticed is the finish is gray and dull. It has NO holster wear. I think it just sat in a box somewhere. Will a little oil bring back the lustre? Any ideas?
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    Andy
     
  2. JBnTX

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    Put some on it and see?

    Got pictures?
     

  3. November Sunrise

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    I took her home and gave her a good bath. The oil did a great job of bringing it back to life but it does still have a slight dull grey hue to it. not nearly as bad but acceptable. What a shooter...:embarassed: