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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 8/8/2003 4:38:10 AM EST
I typically clean each time I go shooting. But I've heard that doing so is unnecessary and may even be detrimental (over-cleaning). What do you guys think? Thanks.
Link Posted: 8/8/2003 4:40:04 AM EST
I usually clean the bolt group completely, brush the chamber and run a patch or two down the barrel after shooting. By the 3rd time putting rounds through it, I give it a complete cleaning. It also depends on how much dust it got covered in.
Link Posted: 8/8/2003 5:19:13 AM EST
Originally Posted By Lumpy196: I usually clean the bolt group completely, brush the chamber and run a patch or two down the barrel after shooting. By the 3rd time putting rounds through it, I give it a complete cleaning. It also depends on how much dust it got covered in.
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Ditto. Of course all this is dependant on how many rounds I put through it when I go shooting. If I shoot 30 rounds I just brush the bolt group and run a patch down the tube. If I shoot 300 or more it get's a good cleaning. Copper solvent every 1K rounds or so.
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