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#5807518 - 06/26/15 08:22 PM Gun cleaning
Sq2 hunter Online   content

Registered: 05/06/08
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What's y'all favorite way to clean your rifle bore? Boresnake or rod and brush?

#5807524 - 06/26/15 08:28 PM Re: Gun cleaning [Re: Sq2 hunter]
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Registered: 12/31/14
Posts: 340
Loc: Kingsland, TX
I use a rod but no brush. Maybe a nylon brush on a rare occasion. The boresnake is for cleaning only out of convenience because you don't have a rod available.
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#5807548 - 06/26/15 08:44 PM Re: Gun cleaning [Re: Sq2 hunter]
Beaubien Offline
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Registered: 02/18/15
Posts: 473
Loc: In the mountains east of ABQ
I use a bore snake in my inline muzzleloaders. I use a rod and brush in everything else.

Edited by Beaubien (06/26/15 08:44 PM)

#5807787 - 06/27/15 06:35 AM Re: Gun cleaning [Re: Sq2 hunter]
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Registered: 07/26/08
Posts: 14928
Loc: White Settlement, TX.
Just started using a bore snake. Does a great job.

#5807816 - 06/27/15 07:11 AM Re: Gun cleaning [Re: Sq2 hunter]
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Registered: 12/16/08
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Loc: Wolfe City, TX
One piece rod, cotton patches saoked in M-Pro7 carbon remover. Let sit for 5 minutes. Cotton patches repeated until they are no longer coming out dirty.

Only when the rifle tells me it needs to be cleaned. Some are 100 rounds, a couple are every 400 rounds.

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#5807968 - 06/27/15 10:34 AM Re: Gun cleaning [Re: Sq2 hunter]
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Registered: 05/06/08
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Thanks guys!! I got my new sendero and wanted to use only the best on her.. still waiting for my glass to come in and I'll be getting everything ready for hunting season;)


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