Old butt/new butt

I sandblasted the butt of the rifle I’m restoring yesterday. After a good soaking in the ultra sonic cleaner all the heavy rust came right off. I used a wire wheel on an air tool to clean up the remainder.

A few minutes in the sandblasted and the part came out looking pretty good.

Here’s the new:

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Here’s the old:

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