Not all weapons can stand the test of time. Often, gun owners find themselves in circumstances where they need to refinish a weapon. Finding the right materials that will not shrink, are acid-and water-proof, and will not warp or bend is crucial for a successful refinishing. The materials, age of the weapon, and degree of degradation will determine what steps you want to take when refinishing your weapon. A common area many owners will look to replace when refinishing is the bushings. They can be removed and replaced when refinishing the frame of the weapon. Replacing them is not necessary, but it is a component you will want to consider. In instances where you want to refinish the minor elements of your firearm, you want to consider aluminum black touch-up for minor scratches or damaged areas. This material is able to mask the minor damages seamlessly and effectively. For more serious jobs, acraglas gun kits can correct some of the deeper and more severe areas that have been damaged. Able to work quickly–within 12 minutes–this material will also seal the inletting. For any type of refinishing job, you will want an alignment kit to make sure your firearm is straight. These kits are often used for specific sizes, so be sure to double check your specs before making a purchase. When you decide you want to reinvest in your firearm by refinishing it, there are plenty of options to choose from. GrabAGun.com is ready to help you make the best decision on all of your firearm refinishing needs. If you have any further questions, be sure to speak with our customer service team for any additional information.