What is liquid bluing?

Answer White comes in many different shades, including those with pink or yellow undertones. The brightest white of all is a blue-white. Because blue reflects light, a blue-white is the most intense of al... Read More »

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How to Make Liquid Bluing Coal Crystals?

Liquid bluing coal crystals are easy to make. Despite their name, liquid bluing coal crystals are actually salt crystals. Salt is dissolved in a solution of water, liquid bluing and ammonia. Over t... Read More »

DIY Shotgun Bluing?

Gun bluing puts a fine layer of oxidation on the outside of the shotgun's exposed metal and prevents rust formation. In the past, dipping the metal parts into a solution of caustic chemicals heated... Read More »

What Is Bluing on a Rifle?

A gun that has been left to rust, or an old antique one found in the attic of Grandpa's old house, may need a little help to regain its gun-metal color and restore it to its natural state. A rifle ... Read More »

Define Bluing?

Bluing may seem old-fashioned, but it is more effective than bleach or laundry soaps in whitening clothing and sheets that have become dingy. It is particularly effective on white shirts, white sh... Read More »