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Yes, I believe there are a couple of processes that will blue (usually more black) stainless, but I have to say I know nothing useful about them.
 

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The pre-64 model 70 in .264 mag I used to own had a stainless barrel, and it was blued. IIRC, there was an intermediate plating that had to go on before it would take the blue.
 

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Just put "oxide coatings stainless steel" into your search engine and you''ll get all you wanted on the topic, and likely more :)
 

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Brownells sells Oxynate 84 which is used to blacken SS. It is not for the home smith as hot tanks are employed. A lot of smiths don't use it unless they have considerable call for it because the mixed storage life is very short, unlike Oxynate 7 for chrome-molly. I'm not aware of any "cold" application that will suffice. Call some smiths in your area and ask if they blacken SS bbls.
 
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