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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

Cleaning patches that fit the bore size of the firearm

 
Rest

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

 
Cleaning Rods

Cleaning rods or a bore snake

 
Screwdrivers

Gunsmithing screwdrivers

 
Brushes

Brass or nylon brushes that fit onto the cleaning rods

 
Slotted Tips

A slotted tip or jag for cleaning patches

 
Copper Brush

A short copper cleaning brush or an old toothbrush

 
Bore Light

Bore light/Light Pipe

 
Latex Gloves

Latex gloves

 
 
Eye Protection

Eye-protection gear

 
Clean Rags

Clean rags

 
Solvents, Oils, and Grease

Gun cleaning solvents, oil and grease

 

 
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