Read this on a forum today. Looks like Kimber got a new laser cutter or a more advanced engraver. Top is the new logo on the Kimber Eclipse Ultra II and bottom is the old one. Looks good, the old one is just too fat. here’s the full thread : http://forums.1911forum.com/showthread.php?t=285537
Here’s a great write-up about gun refinishing that I found really interesting to read. it explains the type of finishing, how it’s applied, what to expect and tips on care and maintenance.
I really like manufacturers or gunsmiths that write up informative articles about their services in the spirit of full disclosure. In this article, they describe the differences in between the types of surface treatment Matte, Brushed, Mirror or Bright and how it affects the finishing of the firearm.
One day I’m gonna drop $500 on getting my Kimber Eclipse Pro II finished with a Bright Mirror Gold Titanium Nitride. My objective…