Originally Posted by Marathon
I am not a fan of the new (3 inch) CCM barrel backs. They have a rough finish inside them. The barrel itself is honed and perfectly smooth, but the barrel backs are only roughly machined. I can feel and see imperfection on the inside of the barrel backs. I asked Mel about this and she assured me this is how the backs are supposed to be. I assumed that a step was missed during production but not honing the inner diameter is how the backs are made.
We have never honed our sizers, the barrels only.