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Tikka T3 stainless finish?

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Unread 01-05-2011, 10:17 PM
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Tikka T3 stainless finish?

Im gonna rebarrel my Tikka, but it has a rough stainless finish, its not smooth, like sand blasted or something. Does anyone know what this is so i can match barrel to action?
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    Unread 01-06-2011, 03:38 PM
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    Re: Tikka T3 stainless finish?

    I think they just bead blast them, i'm not sure though
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    Re: Tikka T3 stainless finish?

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    I think they just bead blast them, i'm not sure though
    Bead blast, i think your right. Ill have to find out if the barrel maker im looking to use performs this service. thanks
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    Re: Tikka T3 stainless finish?

    I read or heard somewhere it's bead blasted at 30 PSI for the rough look. JohnnyK.
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