Originally Posted by MTBULLET
don't get me wrong, I have and use an aluminum bbl vise, but only for bench guns that have already had the bbl's removed once. They just are nott strong enuf for that "first time" break.
All barrel vices are not alike and the ones with aluminum inserts are different depending on
The one that I bought from brownells is capable of breaking "Any" barrel lose and with the
paper softeners grip is not an issue.
I have used a 4' cheater on the action wrench in order to break some stubborn actions out and the barrel does not turn.
I have tried leather,wood,rosin and even emery paper and the paper works the best with the
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