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Old November 3, 2010, 06:52 PM   #1
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Sand & Grain

Please tell how to grain the metal I understand the sand part but do not have a clue when it comes to giving the metal a grain finish
PLease and thank you
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Old November 3, 2010, 08:46 PM   #2
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If you're using sand cloth to polish a gun part, the tiny scratches left by the sand cloth ARE the grain.
Usually, you want the tiny scratches all running in the same direction.

As example, on a slide you want the tiny scratches running lengthwise of the slide.
The finer the grit of polishing material, the finer the grain.
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Old November 3, 2010, 10:00 PM   #3
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Thanks I thought they were talking about a new trick
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