Re: To brush or no to brush
I like to use a cotton swab on lightly fouled barrels to apply the bore solvent.
But on barrels with more fouling I use the bronze brushes and follow up with the swab
for a final cleaning.
On severely fouled barrels (Factory Mostly) I use bronze and a strong solvent like the
There are people that don't use bronze at all and that's fine but it sometimes takes a lot
longer to get it clean.
I would recommend what ever method best suits the condition of your rifle bore. Also, a
proper break in will reduce the amount of cleaning you will have to do.
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