Asked in Colt Pistols and Rifles
Colt Pistols and Rifles
Are nickel plating ivory grips and engraving authentic on a 38 Colt Officer's Model target pistol serial 406805 N?
Are you asking if the gun came from the factory that way? Contact Colt Firearms, and ask for a "factory letter". It will tell you the exact date it was shipped, what it looked like, and who it was shipped to.
What is the age and value of a 38 Colt Officer's Model target pistol serial 406805 N with a four inch barrel nickel plating ivory grips and engraving?
I would estimate it was made post WWII. The Sn range for 1943-1947 is 269000-50001. What it's worth depends on if it left the factory the way you describe it. I suggest you get it lettered by Colt. Go to their website for information on how to do this and price. You don't describe it in terms of Good, Very Good, Fine, Excellent or 90 95 percent, etc. Without that, there is no way to give a good estimate of worth,...
Asked in Elements and Compounds, Metal and Alloys
What is the difference between alkaline zinc plating and cyanide zinc plating?
alkaline zinc plating is less expensive to prepare and maintain , and it do not cause pollution as cyanide zinc plating. ...
Where can I purchase a chrome plating kit for my car online?
Gatero's plating offers a nice chrome plating kit for an affordable price, and you can buy them online at http://www.gaterosplating.co.uk/Replica-Chrome-Plating-Kit.php. They also have other plating kits. ...
Asked in Gold and Precious Metals
What plating services can do jewelry?
There are various plating services around the world, from what i have seen and found, the top places are: Ashley Jewlers, www.ashleyjewelers.com/services_plating.html and, Artisan Plating, www.artisanplating.com, and lastly Gold Plating Services, www.goldplating.com... ...
Asked in Winchester Firearms, Browning Firearms
What does engraving add to the value of a rifle?
If the engraving was done originaly at the factory, then value is calculated as the model based on condition. If a rifle has custom engraving, it depends on the quality of the engraving. Proffesional custom engraving will usually enhance the value, but may appeal to only certain buyers. Each situation is unique when custom engraving is done on any firearm. ...
Asked in Chemistry
What service company does plating and polishing chrome?
V&M Plating out of Las Angeles does hard chrome plating for more industrial applications. Pauls chrome plating inc. does chrome for motorcycle and auto parts they are in Evans City PA ...
What is an example sentence with the word authentic in it?
if you want an authentic experience, go there! Where can I find an authentic Chinese restaurant. ...