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Gun Blued Macho Man

Our homie Brian sent over these photos of an employee of Mellow Johnny's Macho Man that he stripped and gun blued.  Check it out.

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sick right?

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Darren McKay

December 17, 2012

Wheels manufacturing make high quality ferrules that are full brass in 4mm & 5mm housing. This would be a nice accent to your bike.
http://wheelsmfg.com/brass-ferrules.html

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Nick Burklow

December 23, 2012

WOW!  This is all kinds of classy.  Well done.

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Scott Gamble

February 19, 2013

Yeah, I gun-blued a bike frame once.  Looked awesome.  Until it got wet and rusted.

Gun bluing is controlled oxidization.  If you don’t maintain it, it goes right to pot with a quickness.

This is what mine looked like when I started
http://www.flickr.com/photos/tehschkott/5110131298/in/set-72157624844499528/

This is what it looked 2 weeks later
http://www.flickr.com/photos/tehschkott/5186226064/in/set-72157624844499528/

http://www.flickr.com/photos/tehschkott/5185614727/in/set-72157624844499528/

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Gord Jr.

March 5, 2013

Freaking wicked looking bike there! With the wet where I live, this isn’t going to be long lasting.

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