Minnesota Virtual Field Day Hunter Safety Course

 

Cleaning Materials

When cleaning firearms, always clean from the breech end if possible. This will push out all powder residue and cleaning solution out the muzzle and prevent damage to the muzzle crown. Disassemble your firearm according to manufacturer's recommendations.

Cleaning patches that fit the bore size of the firearm

 

A firearm holder to hold the firearm firmly in a horizontal position 

  

Cleaning rods or a bore snake  

   

Gunsmithing screwdrivers   

    

Brass or nylon brushes that fit onto the cleaning rods    

     

A slotted tip or jag for cleaning patches     

      

A short copper cleaning brush or an old toothbrush      

       

Bore light/Light Pipe       

        

Latex gloves        

         

Eye-protection gear         

          

Clean rags          

           

Gun cleaning solvents, oil and grease           


 
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