Original finish on a 1911a1


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ErsatzBayonet
December 1, 2007, 06:11 PM
Hey boys, stumbled upon this forum researching 1911a1s and was wondering if I could get your educated opinions on the finish on this one:

http://i228.photobucket.com/albums/ee48/ersatzbayonet/1911a1/right.jpg

http://i228.photobucket.com/albums/ee48/ersatzbayonet/1911a1/left.jpg

http://i228.photobucket.com/albums/ee48/ersatzbayonet/1911a1/ord2.jpg

http://i228.photobucket.com/albums/ee48/ersatzbayonet/1911a1/ord.jpg

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XavierBreath
December 1, 2007, 07:46 PM
If you are asking what the original finish was, it was parkerized.

Your's looks like a nice, correct Remington Rand. Here's mine.

http://www.bayourovers.com/RemingtonRandShots56.jpg

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