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Unread 03-08-2013, 07:11 AM
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PCP needs cleaning

i have a Benjamin Discovery PCP airgun that has been a ton of fun to shoot but the accuracy has gone downhill. i need to give the barrel a good scrubbing. does anyone have experience with this? I cant find the manual that tells how to disassemble the thing for cleaning the barrel. Any help would be greatly appreciated. AJ
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Unread 03-12-2013, 11:18 PM
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Re: PCP needs cleaning

Check out Ted's HoldOver this guy is great on Pcp's. Otherwise check out airgun acadmy on youtube I think they show you how to clean a pcp. The benjamin maruder makes me drool. For the price I'll stick with my old benjamin 22 pump. Youtube has to have a dismantle video on a benjamin disco.
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Unread 03-16-2013, 09:30 PM
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Re: PCP needs cleaning

I have a maurader and when I clean it I remove bbl shroud. Then use trout line and a jag to pull through the brech. Rember most air rifle bbl are softer than powder burner bbls.
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Unread 03-17-2013, 04:26 PM
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Re: PCP needs cleaning

How do you guys fill? Hand pumps or scub tank? I hear alot about hand pumps going to crap after a couple of fills.
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Unread 03-17-2013, 04:37 PM
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Re: PCP needs cleaning

I have only got the hand pump, but it has worked great for me. Not very hard to pump up to full power. It has been a blast to shoot, and deadly accurate. Great value for the price. AJ
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Unread 03-20-2013, 12:42 PM
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Re: PCP needs cleaning

I use a hill hand pump works great I have filled my mrod at least a couple hundred time and no problems yet.
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Unread 05-26-2013, 08:55 PM
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Re: PCP needs cleaning

Check out "Gateway To Airguns" for all of your air gun questions. Lots of helpful and knowledgeable air gunners over there.

Jay
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