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by THBailey
Sun Nov 04, 2018 1:35 pm
ForumCOLON Beginners Tips - Anything Useful for the New BPCR Shooter
TopicCOLON How Clean is Clean?
RepliesCOLON 5
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Re: How Clean is Clean?

The barrel is the original dating back to he 1800's. It was far from shiny when I got it and the patches came out with a light rusty crusty, but no black fouling, before taking it to the range. But otherwise the bore seems in amazingly good shape for its age. The rifling is very pronounced. Tall squ...
by THBailey
Fri Nov 02, 2018 4:53 pm
ForumCOLON Beginners Tips - Anything Useful for the New BPCR Shooter
TopicCOLON How Clean is Clean?
RepliesCOLON 5
ViewsCOLON 1314

How Clean is Clean?

Can't seem to get a clean patch from my Swedish roller. It is a 12.17x44, we whipped up some loads based on .348 Win cases and shot it for the first time yesterday. I used some old GOEX CTG powder. The gun shot fine. I used Windex soaked patches for a quick cleaning at the range, then when I got hom...