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Old July 6, 2008, 07:48 PM   #1
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Colt Mustang Help

I just purchased my first Colt today, well I laid it away at least. This is also just my second handgun overall as well. So, the gun in question is a nickel mustang in "excellent" condition. I've been looking for one for a while, and the nickel finish has no scratches or blemishes that I could see.

What product(s) and/or techniques are best for bringing the best back or out of Colt nickel? Any and all advice is welcome to make this thing shine.
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Old July 6, 2008, 08:20 PM   #2
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First, don't use any cleaning solution that has ammonia, most especially not Hoppes or the nickel will peel off.

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Old July 7, 2008, 12:36 PM   #3
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I used Flitz polish on mine, then I waxed it with Johnson's Wax.

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