Bluing is very common among gunsmithing techniques because it not only helps improve the cosmetic appearance of the firearm, but it also provides a small amount of protection as well. Bluing helps maintain a metal finish from scratching, a bit of corrosion resistance as well as reducing overbearing glare from light.

Why Cerakote?

Cerakote is the World Class Leader in thin film ceramic coating. They have taken the industry-leading performance of Cerakote H-Series to the next level and improved hardness, abrasion resistance, and lubricity, all in a thinner application. Cerakote has accomplished this by developing an advanced resin technology that enables the incorporation of the highest performance engineered ceramics.