Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com

Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com (http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/)
-   Cleaning and Maintenance (http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/f168/)
-   -   Deep cleaning (http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/f168/deep-cleaning-85195/)

SmokyMtnHiker 02-26-2013 03:12 AM

Deep cleaning
 
My father gave me his old Marlin Model 80DL Bolt Action .22L-S-LR. It has a tube fed magazine. I cant find how to disassemble the bolt. What cleaner would be best to soak the whole bolt in since I cant disassemble it? I doubt very much it has ever been 'deep' cleaned.

JonM 02-26-2013 01:50 PM

If i was going to soak it anything it would be kroil oil

SmokyMtnHiker 02-26-2013 07:05 PM

Well 'soak' maybe a strong term. Looking at an old owner's manual for the before mentioned does not show/tell you how to disassemble the bolt. The complete bolt is on the parts list, which is probably not made anymore.

Looking into the bolt I can see the firing pin spring is very dirty with gun oil/grease and spend powder I want to get that cleaned out. Would spray saturation work then blow it out with compressed air be ok?


All times are GMT. The time now is 04:49 AM.

Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.