Solvent or lube?


Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Long Guns > General Rifle Discussion > Solvent or lube?

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-20-2011, 03:42 AM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: agoura hills,California
Posts: 57
Default Solvent or lube?

I'm trying to figure out which should I use to clean my '45 k98 with, solvent or lube?
Or barrel will solvent and reciever with lube?



__________________
sharpshooter5647 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today! - Click Here


Old 05-20-2011, 03:48 AM   #2
Moderator
FTF_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
JonM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Rochester WI,Rochester WI
Posts: 17,749
Liked 5801 Times on 3029 Posts
Likes Given: 397

Default

only use solvent inside the barrel to remove copper deposits. breakfree clp does an excellent job of removing carbon and dirt everywhere else. a lightly covered clp patch will remove solvent from the barrel followed by a dry patch or two to remove excess clp.

this is the basic for any rifle shotgun or handgun.

__________________

"Gun control: The theory that a woman found dead in an alley, raped and strangled with her panty hose, is somehow morally superior to a woman explaining to police how her attacker got that fatal bullet wound." — L. Neil Smith

The problem with being stupid is you cannot simply decide to stop doing dumb things...

JonM is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
How to Lube your AR-15 cpttango30 AR-15 Discussion 24 08-05-2011 11:34 PM
New lube for me? NGIB General Handgun Discussion 9 02-16-2011 02:32 AM
Cleaning solvent lightning96 XD Forum 4 01-06-2010 02:41 AM
Lube Sponge Glock Forum 3 10-24-2007 08:17 AM
Cleaning Help - Looking for a Cheap Bore Solvent ncarch General Rifle Discussion 1 08-28-2007 11:27 PM