Last modified: December 17, 2012

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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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

Nick Burklow

December 23, 2012

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

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/

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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