Re: New to this
When it comes to barrel break-in, you will hear many many theories. Most of them will get the job done right. Do a google search for barrel break-in procedures and you will find many of them.
For a factory barrel, you might want to consider David Tubbs 'final finish' kit. It will help to polish your bore.
I'm not gonna shoot here. I'm gonna shoot waaaaaaaay over there!