S&W 500 care


#1

I was looking around and trying to find the best method to do maintenance on a Smith & Wesson 500 it’s still obviously and have to keep polish for me I use Magnum polish but I was wondering other than doing the hand and cloth My Fit do anyone here use a buffer will to bring out the shine also let anyone know who does a restoration prices to remove the cylinder line that comes with wear and tear. The last thing I can think of right now is who does Machining work to make the cylinder be acceptable for Moon clips ?


#2

for reference


#3

The stuff I use is call flitz I think.


#4

@MikeBlack47

Have you thought about having Smith & Wesson doing the work you want done? They may charge more, but would (probably, at least), do it right.

How many rounds do you think you have shot thru your S&W 500?


#5

Flitz works very well
And I’d send it back to smith to have the work done unless you know a compentent pistol smith
That has worked in them before
Smith has great customer service


#6

I think i have about 300+ rounds through it.

I’ve thought about sending it back to them. haven’t seen any work they offer to do a new coat and milling.


#7

@MikeBlack47

Might be worth a phone call to them to see if they would be willing to do what you need done.

Good luck, either way.


#8

thank you I’ll check them out


#9

MikeBlack47, give TK customs a look see, they may be able to help you out with the machine for your moon clips.


#10

I looked into them and they do not make moon clips for the 500 magnum :frowning: but I found another company that does tho.

https://clarkcustomguns.com/