I boil a 1 1/2 quart teapot of water. Pour half of it down the barrel. Clean with Hoppe's and brushes, patches etc to get powder and copper fouling out.
Pour the other half pot of boiling water down the barrel. Run a patch saturated with alcohol, then a dry patch to get last of water out.
Very LIGHT coat of Rem-oil and call it good.
works for me.
I didn't fight to defend your freedom so you could vote to take away mine.
"A man who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing which is more important than his own personal safety, is a miserable creature and has no chance of being free unless made and kept so by the exertions of better men than himself.
John Stuart Mill."