Dremel polishing kit, fine abrasive paste, vice clamp with a plastic barrel holder thingy, and PATIENCE.
I started on an old RIA I bought from a pawn shop.
As for what's the biggest PIA to put together? 1911 for complexity, or a Sig--because the damn decocker springs don't always work after you take it apart completely. I just got into the habit of replacing them.
Last edited by thedudeabides; February 13, 2013 at 06:23 AM.