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Barrel Lapping prevent copper?

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Re: Barrel Lapping prevent copper?

Usually, coppering is the result of rough cutting the chamber and/ or leade. I agree with MikeCR, but you can also run some JB compound thru it on a nylon brush. Just don't over do it.
Some barrels never stop retaining copper, but still shoot well.
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