Cleaning brass receiver on Iberti Yellowboy?

Discussion in 'General Rifle Discussion' started by mastermonster, May 17, 2009.

  1. mastermonster

    mastermonster New Member

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    I just bought my wife an Iberti 'Cimarron' Yellow Boy in 38 special. I've never owned a brass receiver rifle before. My question is how do you care for it? Is a brass cleaner a good idea and will it damage the finish on the stock if it gets on it? Or do you use gun oil on the cleaning rag like a steel receiver. I want to get some feedback from someone with experience with these before I chance ruining either finish. I bought it used so I have no manuel with it. Thanks!
     
  2. RL357Mag

    RL357Mag New Member

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    If there's no protective laquer coating over the brass, and if the receiver is in fact brass, then any metal polish like Brasso or Noxon will work. I don't know about Uberti, but Henry's Golden Boy is NOT made from brass - you better check that first. BTW, that's Uberti, not Iberti. Cimmaron should be able to advise you.
     
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  3. mastermonster

    mastermonster New Member

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    Thanks 357! Yeah, I didn't catch the mis-spell til after I submitted. I need to proof-read more. :eek:
     
  4. Wild Irish

    Wild Irish New Member

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    Txhillbilly Active Member

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    Any good brass polish will work fine,after you get it polished to the desired shine,put some liquid wax on it and it will stay untarnished longer.