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Old March 11, 2009, 06:52 PM   #1
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scratches on revolver frame

Hey guy. I just bought a used ruger SP101. It shoots great and i love it. However when i was cleaning it after taking it to the range today i noticed that there were some small scratches above the trigger guard. Not major things but enough to annoy me. Is there any cost effective way i can fix these?

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Old March 11, 2009, 07:12 PM   #2
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If stainless than it will polish off pretty well. playboypenguin has done several.
If blued, I just cover them with Sharpie marker for pics...
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Old March 11, 2009, 07:17 PM   #3
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oh yeah it is stainless by the way
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Old March 14, 2009, 05:45 PM   #4
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Bead blast it.
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Old March 14, 2009, 07:15 PM   #5
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I hear that Ruger recommends a grey Scotchbrite pad for blending scratches.
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