Look at the fantastic 1976 Remington 870 Wingmaster Restoration by jpfrog from the Remington 870 Forum:
Finally! I decided to start a new thread, as the original referencing RichNZ’s retoration was getting quite long, and I don’t want to take away from his masterpiece- it was a huge help and inspiration to mine! He also achieved the color I was looking for (I already have a bottle of that Brown and Degreaser on order!) and added a few nice touches that I didn’t do but may still try (polished trigger guard, nice upgraded grip cap).
This was a lot of fun, and I thank all that provided tips, whether you knew you did or not. :D
Here’s a couple of finished shots….for the full details and a lot more pictures of the process from start to finish, check out my blog.