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How clean to get barrel using Tubbs kit

 
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Old 10-05-2012, 07:57 AM
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How clean to get barrel using Tubbs kit

How clean do I have to get barrel in between steps using Tubbs FF kit? I am using boretech eliminator to clean.
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Re: How clean to get barrel using Tubbs kit

I'm sure boretech or Butch's is good enough. You only need to get the major fouling out so FF bullets are working surface peaks.
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Old 10-05-2012, 09:13 AM
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Re: How clean to get barrel using Tubbs kit

When I used it on my daughters rifle I ran a nylon brush through from breech to muzzle only, and hosed it off with carb cleaner after each pass followed by patches till I saw no color on the patches, then shoot again.
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