Long Range Hunting Online Magazine

Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Reloading

Reloading Techniques For Reloading


Copper remover.

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-14-2006, 07:16 PM
Platinum Member
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Reno Nevada
Posts: 1,486
Re: Lefty you just need something that works easy and right now...

I usae wipe out. I think its great stuff! Fell the barrel up,wipe off any excess. Let it sit for 6 to 8 hours run a few patches of standard Hoppe's Nitro through it. All my barrels are cleans enought to start all over again.Amount of copper is well managed.
How does it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul?
Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2006, 12:48 AM
Posts: n/a
Re: Copper remover.

If you are leaving a heavily fouled barrel overnight than I would rotate the

[/ QUOTE ]

Any more than 15 minutes and all the ammonia has evaporated. It doesn't do any good to leave it in the barrel once the ammonia is gone.

Please use a Neil Jones or a Lucas bore guides

[/ QUOTE ]

Everyone seems to agree the Lucas guides are top notch/required. Where can I read about Neil Jones? Click on the Lucas guides link and read about them on 6mmbr

WartHog is undoubtedly the fastest copper remover and while it's at it the oxidizer is also reacting with the Fe atoms in your barrel.

I use 26 degree baume ammonia for my 50 BMGs. (not something I recommend to others). I like Montana products, wipe out (when I'm at home and can deal with the mess/muzzle break). But my personal favorite is

Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads for: Copper remover.
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Get the copper out! Ksmirk Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 29 01-14-2011 10:04 PM
Can't seem to get the copper out. RockyMtnMT Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 25 01-22-2009 06:05 PM
Fiftydriver, what copper remover do you use on your rifles? keithcandler General Discussion 8 10-02-2006 12:42 AM
Copper in the 300 RUM Alucard Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 11 04-07-2005 08:58 AM
Best copper remover yet!!! BountyHunter Equipment Discussions 19 10-07-2004 10:16 AM

Current Poll
In the last 12 months, what was your longest rifle kill on big game?
0 to 200 yards - 25.86%
1,478 Vote
201 to 400 yards - 32.07%
1,833 Vote
401 to 600 yards - 23.15%
1,323 Vote
601 to 800 yards - 10.01%
572 Votes
801 to 1,000 yards - 3.94%
225 Votes
Over 1,000 yards - 4.97%
284 Votes
Total Votes: 5,715
You may not vote on this poll.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:44 AM.

Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC