The gun is basically done. The slide needs to be sent to CCA for coating, and the stocks need to be changed out for Crimson Trace lasers. Over 400 rounds though the gun, and function seems reliable. Thats a mixture of my hand-loads and factory ammo.
Here is the Mag-Well after bead blasting:
Here is the slide/frame/grip safety after bead blasting:
And here is proof I'm not going to be competing with Mr. Volk any time, every, as a gun photographer.
The next three show the barrel linking surfaces.
Back of the bottom lugs: