Thread: Nickel or Blue?
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Old October 9, 2012, 09:35 AM   #4
Bob Wright
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For everyday carry, I prefer blue as its less conspicuous. And field guns don't need that shine.

Between nickel and stainless, I'd choose nickel. Nickel "ages" or develops a brassy color denoting age, and character. A stainless gun always looks the same regardless of age.

The "brassy" look of old nickel coincides with the patina of a blued gun.

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