Fall Semester 2023 - Credit Courses

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 Course TitleCredDaysTimeRoomSeats
FT_201_01Gun Bluing
Meets: 8/28/2023-12/15/2023
Kalispell Campus
Note: Students must be accepted into the firearms program via an application process and will need a background check. See application for details at www.fvcc.edu/firearms.
3crMW2:30PM-5:45PMOT 20512M Garcia
Add'l Fee: $155.00

Gun Bluing

Prerequisites: Accepted into the Firearms Technology program or instructor's consent.This course presents the chemical processes and procedures used to produce a black oxide finish on firearms or any steel part, except for stainless steel, utilizing the hot caustic immersion and rust bluing processes. Metal preparation, bluing room design, equipment, chemicals, and safety factors will be covered. Polishing techniques and metal preparation utilizing primarily hand techniques will be emphasized. Student skills will be developed by applying these processes to test pieces, tools, and/or project firearms.

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This information was last updated on Monday, December 04, 2023 at 6:40:01 PM