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Unread 04-21-2011, 11:28 PM
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Re: Homemade bore guide

Originally Posted by kcebcj View Post
I was just sitting here thinking. Because the bore guide is copper the copper removing solvents you use are going to effect it. So when running clean patches you might find it difficult to tell when things are clean.

You have a good idea so far. Plastic might be worth a look.Here is a link to United States Plastics Corp. They have plastic tubing of every size and some are chemical proof.

Good luck on your endeavor.

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A plastic one is in the are right about the copper..for the most part I don't use anything on my patches, maybe a swipe with oil, I will put some Wipeout on a peice of copper and see what happens.
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Unread 04-21-2011, 11:30 PM
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Re: Homemade bore guide

Originally Posted by noneck180 View Post
I used accra glass I am just in the "development" I have some JB weld too. The one in the pic I took apart already. I am learning as I go. After getting the O-rings it made it a lot easier to keep the case straight. This is just an experiment, I am not trying to cut anybody's grass. I have spare time at night..70% chance it won't work and I will just buy one. If I could get the Lucas I would...Thinkin I have to cut an access hole, to put the patches on..

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Unread 04-21-2011, 11:48 PM
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Re: Homemade bore guide

I have emailed Mr. Lucas, the problem is I live in Canada and too many people complained about shipping times. Also they can't mail more than 2 , we can thank the U.S. Homeland Sec. for that one cause they don't want terrorist cleaning there guns! ..Not sure what that means but that's what I got

well back to the drawing board, as stated Wipeout turns brass and copper, blue..Please delete thread..

Last edited by noneck180; 04-22-2011 at 01:25 AM.
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Unread 04-22-2011, 11:55 AM
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Re: Please Delete

The under $20 one in Sinclair is a heavy milled white plastic, many variations, o ring seal, sized for specific rod, slotted or non, sized for bolt size spec.
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