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DuraCoat Durability Testing Results

DuraCoat Durability Testing Results

There’s a lot of hype out there right now regarding durability testing of gun coatings. While we believe that real-world performance far outweighs laboratory tests, companies such as NIC Industries, the makers of Cerakote™, have created a false reality where these tests have been given a greater weight of importance than we believe they should. Lab tests do have a place in our world, but we believe they do not recreate the real environments and handling that firearms will be put through and as such they should be viewed with this in mind. There is also the factor that these...

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Amy Lauer

DuraCoat® vs Cerakote™ – Salt Spray Results

DuraCoat® vs Cerakote™ – Salt Spray Results

The results you have all been waiting for are in. DuraCoat® vs Cerakote™ in a head-to-head Salt Spray test conducted by an independent lab. Who won? Click here for our previous blog post on an independent Salt Spray Test performed on Cerakote in an attempt to duplicate their claims that it lasts up to 3500 hours. First, we want to explain a bit about how the Salt Spray Test works. Coated panels are placed in a chamber and a salt spray is applied until the requested amount of hours is reached. Failure is subjective based on the requirements of the...

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Amy Lauer

DuraCoat® 100% Satisfaction Guarantee vs Cerakote™ Disclaimer

DuraCoat® 100% Satisfaction Guarantee vs Cerakote™ Disclaimer

At Lauer Custom Weaponry we are proud to stand behind our DuraCoat® products. We believe in them. They perform as advertised. That is why we offer a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.  No tricks, no fees, just happy customers. Here is how our warranty reads: DuraCoat® 100% Satisfaction Guarantee “At DuraCoat®, our number one priority is our customer’s satisfaction. If you are not 100% satisfied with your DuraCoat® product, for any reason, contact us for a full refund or exchange.”  DuraCoat® offers returns with no restocking fee and exchanges with free shipping back to you. So, how does our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee compare...

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Amy Lauer

Cerakote: Corrosion Test for Real?

Cerakote: Corrosion Test for Real?

We would like to start off by reminding everyone that we at Lauer Custom Weaponry take pride in advertising our DuraCoat® products for what they are. We try to be truthful in our marketing efforts. We never speak poorly of another company’s products in an attempt to make ours look better. Unfortunately, not all companies want to play on the same field as us. We decided that it is time to defend our good name and good products. To do this, we have begun to release a series of informative posts regarding another firearm coating in the market. In case...

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