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Unread 01-17-2012, 01:32 PM
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cleaning solvents

Just curious what everyone uses to clean their muzzleloaders? I shoot sabots so I would have more of a plastic fowl problem then a copper problem. I currently use Remington stuff for plastic but just did not know if anyone had something better.
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Unread 01-17-2012, 03:07 PM
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Re: cleaning solvents

I like the Montana Xtreme products.
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Unread 01-18-2012, 11:04 AM
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Re: cleaning solvents

I use Simple Green, cheap and works like a charm. I follow it up with a patch soaked in WD-40 and leave that in for a couple of days then patch it out again and coat it with Bore Butter. Works for me!

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Unread 01-18-2012, 05:07 PM
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Re: cleaning solvents

I use Vinegar Windex(not ammonia based), cut 50% with Water. When clean, dry the bore and coat with Ballistol or other water displacing lube. 5 minute cleaning time.

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