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DemocracyEnaction
03-02-2012, 3:34 PM
Can it be done? Has anyone tried?

woodey
03-02-2012, 3:40 PM
Can't be done , anodizing or Brownells Aluma black

G-forceJunkie
03-02-2012, 5:41 PM
No, there is no iron in it.

goober
03-02-2012, 6:00 PM
As mentioned, parkerizing (manganese phosphating) works only on ferrous metals.
For aluminum, either anodize, go with a chromate coating, or a paint like duracote or moly resin.