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Unread 03-16-2007, 08:41 AM
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Re: Try KG-12

I've tried KG-12 and didn't like it at all. I used it as directed and gave it plenty of time to work each time. There was no color on any patches, so I couldn't tell if it worked or not except that copper streaks near the muzzle were still present. The real test, though, was when I followed the KG-12 with traditional ammonia based solvents. There was a considerable amount of blue coloration on the patches indicating appreciable amounts of copper remained in the bore after using the KG-12.

You don't hear much about these KG products and I think it's for a reason.
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Unread 12-29-2008, 08:48 PM
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Re: coppermelt?

[quote=goodgrouper;145276]Well, it was another bad business deal where the guy taking care of the business end of it screwed the guy who invented it. /quote]

I sent them $40.00 years ago when it first came out. I never got anything
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Unread 12-30-2008, 02:24 AM
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Re: coppermelt?

I use Butches Bore Shine, what do you guys thinhk of Butches? Is there something better?
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Unread 01-01-2009, 09:44 PM
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Re: coppermelt?

+100 on the KG-12, that stuff kicks butt. Works as good as WipeOut, but instead of having to wait overnight for the same results, KG-12 will do the same job in about 10-15 minutes.
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Unread 01-05-2009, 12:32 PM
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Re: coppermelt?

I used to use Butches Bore Shine, before that Shooter's Choice, before that Sweets 7.62.

I use KG products exclusively now. The KG-1 gets out the powder fouling as well as anything I've used, and the KG-12 truly is amazing.

Its not just amatter of my opinion, here are some sites that agree with me.



Gun Cleaning Product Tests

RSI - Copper Fouling

The Best of the West - Cleaning Solvents | MyBlog

Jim Owens' Jarheadtop.com
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