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Need a little help on how to clean the front of the cylinder of my S&W 637-2

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Old 09-03-2010, 02:01 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by waylap View Post
Dark circles surround each chamber and the nitro solve and brass brush doesn't seem to take them off. Do I just live with it?
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Old 09-03-2010, 09:14 AM   #12
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As long as you don't have carbon buildup which can bind the cylinder - I wouldn't worry about it. The only way to keep a gun looking brand new is to not shoot it and that's not in my vocabulary...
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Old 09-03-2010, 12:08 PM   #13
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At the shop on stainless firearms we use Flitz Metal Polish and a dental pick for those hard to reach places. The Flitz really works well on the end of the cylinder.
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Old 09-03-2010, 08:36 PM   #14
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I use the lead cloth on most of my guns but only sparingly, lightly, and only on the front of the cylinder. I agree with NGIB, use them. No closet queens for me.
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Forget about it,It only gets worse in time. Mine is five years old and it's black across the front wheel.
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