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Old 09-14-2019, 02:27 PM
jimthompson502002 jimthompson502002 is offline
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Default Bingo!

Originally Posted by Patrickd View Post
I have found regular old fashioned Windex with ammonia works very well to clean the salts out after shooting corrosive ammo. I liberally spray it down the bore and patch out, repeating several times followed by any oil. Never had any rust issues either.

I mix my own, it's on hand. I use the old Consumer Reports formula but double the detergent ( "dish soap" ) and ammonia.

Cheap, works great, and it does a great job cleaning dirty dishes or windshields.

The ammonia speeds up dissolution of any salts and begins dislodging copper fouling.
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