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Old 01-06-2008, 1:45 PM
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Default Anyone here polish their boltcarrier in their AK?

I just finished watching Sahara and there was alot of AK play with polished bolt carriers. If I put some polishing wheels on my bench grinder would it still be a total PITA to polish it up to a mirror finish?
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Old 01-06-2008, 1:53 PM
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Yugos come in matt stainless/silver is this what you were seeing? Id just have it hard chromed.
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My solar tac grip wrap just slides off if I pull on it... I can tighten it down as much as I can and it will still slide off. I got it for a regular AK PG and it's on a standard romanian bakelite I think PG... What should I do? I kept the mag lock installed just in case this would happen...

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Old 01-06-2008, 2:10 PM
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TS had one polished up by his jeweler, you can find the pics if you're curious enough to search.
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Old 01-06-2008, 2:14 PM
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TS had one polished up by his jeweler, you can find the pics if you're curious enough to search.
Yea I found his thread asking if anyone had done it, but didn't see any pics. His last update was "looking better". I'll check his other posts.

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Damn that thing is a mirror finish!
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Old 01-06-2008, 2:32 PM
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Consider that idea stolen!
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My solar tac grip wrap just slides off if I pull on it... I can tighten it down as much as I can and it will still slide off. I got it for a regular AK PG and it's on a standard romanian bakelite I think PG... What should I do? I kept the mag lock installed just in case this would happen...

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Old 01-06-2008, 2:35 PM
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So...if I don't want to take it to a jeweler what do I need to polish it on my bench grinder?
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A buffing wheel and some rouge.
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