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Old 04-21-2017, 11:08 AM
Oneadam12 Oneadam12 is offline
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Originally Posted by Alk8944 View Post
The barrel and cylinder are made from a higher Nickel content steel than the frame. As a result they take the bluing slightly differently, and it becomes more evident as the gun ages, tending toward what is usually referred to as "Plum". Perfectly normal.
Thank you for that info, exactly what I was looking for. There had to be a reason for this other than quality control. Much appreciated!
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