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Easy and cheap and very effective:

Buy 3 sheets of sandpaper - 400, 600 and 800.
Tear off a piece of the 400 roughly 3/8" square.
Lay it face down on the feed ramp and rub it around using the eraser end of a pencil. Replace sandpaper every minute or two.
When you've gone as far as you can, switch to 600, then 800.
You can get a mirror finish for pocket change and a little elbow grease and there's no risk of removing too much metal.
 

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I use a dremel on low speed with polishing creme called flitz on a polishing wheel. Takes less than 2 minutes and it's a mirror finish.

Flitz won't remove metal unless you use it for more than 10 minutes and are putting a lot of force on wheel at the same time.

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I use a dremel on low speed with polishing creme called flitz on a polishing wheel. Takes less than 2 minutes and it's a mirror finish.

Flitz won't remove metal unless you use it for more than 10 minutes and are putting a lot of force on wheel at the same time.

Brownie

+1...That's my procedure as well.
Would you also polish the camber? being carful not to polish the barrel riffling?
 

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Would you also polish the camber? being carful not to polish the barrel riffling?

I've never done that, nor would attempt it. If the chamber is that rough [ burr left from machining etc ] it would go back to a gunsmith or the manufacturer.

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Would you also polish the camber? being carful not to polish the barrel riffling?

I've never done that, nor would attempt it. If the chamber is that rough [ burr left from machining etc ] it would go back to a gunsmith or the manufacturer.

Brownie
Thanks Brownie!
 

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I use a dremel on low speed with polishing creme called flitz on a polishing wheel. Takes less than 2 minutes and it's a mirror finish.

Flitz won't remove metal unless you use it for more than 10 minutes and are putting a lot of force on wheel at the same time.

Brownie
+1 on the flitz

If you dont have flitz handy, I guess a little bit of non-gel toothpaste would work
 

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Well I polished the feed ramp and chamber of my Ruger LCP. I had some FTF's with Gold Dots but not anymore, The slide racks back, and comes forward like its ridding on hot snot! This little mouse gun, now shoots anything I load into her. From ball, hp, factory or reload all runs smooth. Great little gun, and what I like best about Elsie Pea she hides perfect in the pocket; paints, shorts, shirt it does not matter. And I almost forgot to mention she goes bang every time I squeeze the trigger. :ak
 

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I (finally) did the feed ramp polish on my own, also.

Worked VERY well.

But I have a .45 from hell. Hates BALL ammo, but can't get enough of JHP.

I'm happy with it, because JHP is what I carry/magazine.

But there isn't a "gun-smith" around that says, "I want to see that .45 NOT feeding Ball and ONLY feeding HP?"

Wraith
 
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