Author Topic: DB380SL  (Read 552 times)


  • Hatchling
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« on: September 29, 2016, 08:19:44 PM »
Carried my DB380SL in a DeSantis pocket holster this past summer. Holster saturated with sweat and slide of gun got a spot of rust. How can I remove the rust without disturbing the finish on the slide? 


  • Pygmy Rattler
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Re: DB380SL
« Reply #1 on: September 29, 2016, 08:46:22 PM »
Probably can't, as the finish is already disturbed, hence the rust.

Might try gently scrubbing with some ultra-fine brass wool & oil to remove as much rust as possible.

A cold blueing pen kit will cover the raw steel, but probably won't match the original finish.

Clean your holster & lube the interior with a food grade silicone spray. You can also apply a light coating of grease or vaseline to the slide during humid conditions.


  • Western Diamondback
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Re: DB380SL
« Reply #2 on: September 30, 2016, 08:07:21 PM »
Man gotta keep that slide oiled bro!