A very simple but cheap way to re-blue shotgun and rifle barrels. Simply degrease all the parts you wish to re-blue, wire wool any rust away and then place in a shallow trough and mix with tap water. Totally immerse the parts and ensure they are totally covered by the liquid. Frequently brush the surface of the metal with short strokes. The metal surface will darken first bronze then blue then a very dark blue. This will take about 3 minutes. When the desired colour has been reached simply remove wash thoroughly then immediatly spray with gun oil.
Deeply penetrates and bonds with the metal. No special skills required to use. An entire gun can be re-blued, virtually in minutes. Gives professional results, ideal for the amateur undercold conditions. For re-bluing trigger gaurds, top levers and barrels.
Instructions from the bottle
The parts must be completely degreased with a non oily solvent. Any traces of rust should be removed with steel wool and gun degreaser. Once degreased the parts must not be touched by hand as grease from the skin will leave marks.
Phillips Cold Blue should be poured into a shallow trough made of plastic or glass and diluted with tap water, one part Blue plus three parts water.
Immerse the parts in the trough and ensure they are totally covered by liquid. Use a small paint brush, about half an inch wide, to wipe over the surface of the metal with short strokes. The metal will slowly darken through bronze colours and blue to a very dark blue. This will take about three minutes. Screws and other small parts will only need an occassional brush over.
Remove the parts and rinse in water thoroughly. Spray the wet parts immediately with Phillips Water Repellent Oil and leave for the Blue to harden for at least one hour. Wipe over with a soft cloth and spray with gun oil.
Delivery & Returns
HOW MUCH WILL IT COST TO DELIVER THIS ITEM?
Delivery of this item to a UK mainland address is £4.00.
If you add other items to your order the delivery charge will remain at £4.00 (some exclusions apply, including explosive items and gun cabinets).
HOW QUICKLY WILL MY ORDER ARRIVE?
Our aim is to dispatch all orders placed before 13.00pm on the same day. Any orders placed after that time will be dispatched on the next working day. For UK deliveries, you should receive your item 2-3 working days after placing your order.
We will send you a notification email when your order has been dispatched.
We always try our best to dispatch every order following the above guidelines, however during extremely busy periods, dispatch times may increase by up to one day. We will keep you updated on the status of your order via email.
HOW CAN I TRACK THE STATUS OF MY ORDER?
You will receive an email to confirm we have received your order. You will also receive an email to let you know when your order has been dispatched.
In your dispatch confirmation email we will include any relevant tracking numbers, allowing you to track your parcel on the carrier's website.
WILL I NEED TO SIGN FOR MY ORDER?
Depending on the service we use to send your order, someone may need to sign for your order. If your order is dispatched by Parcel Force or Tuffnells, then a signature will be required. Your dispatch confirmation email will confirm which carrier has been used.
WHAT DO I DO IF MY ORDER ARRIVES DAMAGED?
If any item you receive from us arrives damaged, please contact us on 01132 569 163 / 01132 565 167 or email us at email@example.com as soon as possible . We will then advise you on the best course of action. In most cases we will ask you to return the item to us for an exchange or refund.
WHAT IF I WANT TO RETURN AN ITEM?
Please click here to read our returns policy.
I LIVE OVERSEAS, HOW MUCH WILL IT COST TO DELIVER THIS ITEM?
Please note only orders for UK delivery may be placed online. We are able to ship some items overseas. If you are an overseas customer please contact us on 01132 569 163 / 01132 565 167 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with a list of items you are interested in, include your name and full address so that we may calculate a delivery charge for you.