Re: cleaning Damascus
Posted by Drew Hause on September 19, 2020, 3:03 pm, in reply to "cleaning Damascus"
All the cold blue removal solutions are acidic Bryan, and will etch the softer iron in the damascus tubes. White vinegar would work, and might slightly enhance the contrast. |
Be sure and adequately clean and oil the barrels, especially along the rib joints, afterwards.
There are other cleaning suggestions (after the cold blue is removed) at the beginning here