Originally Posted by NOVA
I buy the regular size bottle of Hoppes and when it gets 3/4 gone I take long strips of old T-shirts and stuff 'em in the bottle. I use the soaked cloth strips to run through rifle and shotgun barrels.
Try the standard size ( paint ) brush cleaner at the hardware store.
It's half as much as the weenie little Hoppes bottle, for a full quart,
and cleaning your barrels will take much less time.
(DO NOT apply it to the outside of your gun.)