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Old 05-12-2010, 11:26 AM #1
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How many times can you anno a gun?

I've never had a gun annoed, and just wondered if there was a limit to the number of times a gun could be reannoed
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Old 05-12-2010, 01:50 PM #2
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It can be anodized as many times as you want it anodized. If you still want the gun to function, then I wouldn't do it anymore than twice. You maybe able to get away with doing it more than that (depending on the gun and how careful the anodizer is with stripping) but I don't recommend it.
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Old 05-12-2010, 04:16 PM #3
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The less amount of times, the better. Each time a gun is stripped and anodized, the tolerance or durability of the metal becomes less. This is because some of the aluminum is taken off as well while stripping the previous ano off.
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Old 05-12-2010, 09:49 PM #4
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The tolerances will be fine, they will change slightly, but nothing significant (we are talking like +/- 0.001"). They are paintball guns, not NASA satellites. The durability of the metal will remain the same and unchanged.
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Old 05-20-2010, 09:11 PM #5
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If you do it enough times, you can get to the choccolate center.
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