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  1. Photo Gallery of our Handgun Restorations

    Custom Shop Inc.
    Here is a link to the Completed Handguns Gallery on our website where we showcase many of the different revolver and pistol models and finishes we have restored here at Custom Shop, Inc. Completed Handguns Gallery - Custom Shop Also, here is a link to our Before & After Gallery where you...
  2. Rust Damage on 6" Blue Python - BEFORE & AFTER PHOTOS

    Custom Shop Inc.
    We just completed restoration on this 6" Python. Check out these Before & After photos that our in-house Professional Photographer took of them. Enjoy!
  3. Colt Single Action Revolvers Damaged in Fire

    Custom Shop Inc.
    This pair of Colt Single Action Army revolvers was damaged in a house fire and in need of a good restoration. No problem! Here at Custom Shop, we will do our magic on these guns and return them to the owner looking just like the day they came from the Colt factory. In a couple of days we...
  4. SAA Revolvers Damaged in Fire

    Colt-Smithing
    This pair of Colt Single Action Army revolvers was damaged in a house fire and in need of a good restoration. No problem! Here at Custom Shop, we will do our magic on these guns and return them to the owner looking just like the day they came from the Colt factory. In a couple of days we...
  5. 2 Bullets Lodged in Colt Python Revolver!!!

    Colt-Smithing
    Here is a Colt Python that has 2 bullets lodged in the barrel. The first bullet lodged in the end. Apparently not realizing it, the owner shot a second bullet which stuck behind the first one and severely bulged the barrel. Here at Custom Shop, we will replace the barrel and completed refinish...
  6. 2 Bullets Lodged in Colt Python Revolver!!!

    Custom Shop Inc.
    Here is a Colt Python that has 2 bullets lodged in the barrel. The first bullet lodged in the end. Apparently not realizing it, the owner shot a second bullet which stuck behind the first one and severely bulged the barrel. Here at Custom Shop, we will replace the barrel and completed...
  7. Nickel Revolvers with blue parts?

    Colt Revolvers
    Early Colt Police Positives in Nickel had blued parts, hammer back and trigger, etc. Fire Blue was the norm. When did they change the finish on the parts to all nickel? I have seen pictures of pre 1910 revolvers all nickel and pics of blued triggers, etc. Was the change made to all revolver...
  8. Diamondback value?

    Colt Revolvers
    Diamondback 2 1/2in .38 nickel 1968 serial number very good condition no box or paper work. I bought it five years ago from a old man in my home town his father bought it new for his mom she said it was to big so stayed in her dresser with her socks till she died in 1990, when he got it in his...
  9. Colt 45 Revolver. PAT SEPT 19 1871. How do I get some information?

    Colt Revolvers
    Hi! My name is Eden, I'm from Brazil and would like to know if possible, to have reliable information on a specific weapon: a 45 colt, and need to know things like: When was it done? and the market worth? The information I have is: Colt's PT. F.A. MFG. C - Hartford. CT. U.S.A. on top of the...
  10. Colts in Australia ... update

    Colt Revolvers
    My apologies to 100 plus members and any who wasted time looking for Ned Kelly story referred to in previous post. Richard thanks for informing me of the links problems - have now fixed those. Trying again - http://www.ironoutlaw.com/html/jerilderie_01.html is page one of the Outlaw's...
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