Keeping guns from rusting
I have one of those stack-On gun cabinets. It came with a crappy foam barrel rest, which I replaced with a wooden one with felt on it. It caused the barrels to rust, especially the stainless ones, (and the Savage SS in particular). This happened twice. So I sealed the edges of the cabinet, and put foam weatherstripping in the door, and threw in a large desiccant pack. (Which after 3 or so weeks is showing pink again on the monitor on it.) I also made a new barrel rest, also out of wood with felt on it, but put A LOT of Rem Oil on the felt. This wasn't 3 weeks ago. And It happened again! The Savages barrel is oily where it was touching the felt, but also rusty. Not sure how to take care of this problem at this point. What can the barrels rest against that won't scratch them, but will also not rust them? The rest of the gun is rust-free, all of them. There is also less of an issue with blued guns, and no issue with parkerized-type guns.
At a loss....