revolver cleaning

Discussion in 'Gunsmithing' started by mister c, Dec 4, 2012.

  1. mister c

    mister c Active Member

    Aug 1, 2012
    I have a ruger security six in 357 and it is in need of a cleaning inside, what should i use to clean the internal parts which are dirty with to much lube and dirt. I dissasembled the piece, I have CRC brake cleaner and hoppe's, for lub i have kroil, gun oil, WD 40 and gun grease. I was told that wd 40 is a good cleaner. need some Info...................................L
  2. KRP

    KRP Well-Known Member

    Dec 25, 2007
    I'd take the brake cleaner to them, although if it's really gunked up and hard I might go at them with a brush and some laquer thinner.