Originally Posted by CharlieM
Always assumed the Walther stock is cast ali. If it is better to stick to a powder coat as anodise could leave a poor finish. Seen a few powder coated black and they come up well
Thanks for the tip....
Will have to factor this in then, ie: after sand blasting the blue paint off, have the bare aluminium polished up to mirror finish if it were to be anodised...otherwise, quite correctly, and cheaper to re-apply a professional BLACK MATTE new powder coating.