I had my USFA pistols electro nickel plated at the same time I had them engraved several years ago. The electro plating looks really nice but is a bit flatter than electroless and not as durable. So after many years of shooting, lowered hammers and such they are worn to bare metal in several places.   No one around here in Dallas does plating anymore. I've heard of Robar in Phoenix and Ahlmans in Minn. I'd like someone a bit closer to home.  But the most import