Originally Posted by jce97
Thanks for the info guys. Going to rip it a part and clean the crudd out of it. How much is to much lube when putting back together. I like to use rem oil. Would just a spary or two and let dry be good?
After the cleaning, I'd run a mop down the barrel with some light oil, LIGHT!
Wet the bolt carrier group, and light (LIGHT) lube the trigger group.
Originally Posted by willfully armed
we arent in the desert, so trhis isnt a problem- i like my bolts to be WET.
Took a buddies new RRA out and it was having the samne troubles. Oiled the piss out of the bolt with Royal Purple( lid came off and dumped 1.5 oz in the reciever. A few minutes with a rag, and it ran like a dream.
I dont know much about the RP lube, it was a freebie at the last IDPA match. I use CLP and moly grease.
I'm a big believer in the automotive synthetic motor oils for my autos. I haven't used the Royal Purple (automotive synthetic adapted) but do use Mobil 1.
If I ever run out of this quart I will look closely to these: