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Old December 28, 1999, 11:49 PM   #1
Bennett Richards
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I was considering having Hans Vang do his VangComp/Port job on my Matrine Magnum. Hans says that the stock bore is not ( to his knowledge ) chrome plated. I was wondering if anyone might know if it indeed is. If so, would the VangComp work (which would of course remove any existing plating ) make it harder to clean and maintain the weapon?

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Old December 29, 1999, 08:21 AM   #2
George Stringer
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Bennet, I can't find anything to say whether it is or isn't but I would agree with Hans. I don't believe I've ever seen a Remington with a plated bore. George
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Old December 29, 1999, 03:15 PM   #3
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Just looked at my 870 Marine Magnum to be sure and the bore and chamber on mine is plated.....
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