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    mckay receiver finish

    ok, I got my Mckay receiver now. I have all original IMI AA parts top cover, lower. What do it yourself self finish do you recommend for the receiver that most matches the original black finish.

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    Media blast the receiver with 80 grit aluminum oxide media, parkerize it then paint the outside with Duracote semi gloss black.
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    Thank you for the information

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    Hey Richard! Why do you prefer 80 grit over 120 grit AL Oxide

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    80 grit has more bite for the paint to grab on too.
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