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Old 19th March 2015, 09:12 AM
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Join Date: Dec 2014
Member of: buckleywood agc
Location: devon
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I also use fishing line with napier patches cut about 3" long (.22 shorter for .177), the first patch is lightly oiled at the front if it comes out v dirty I repeat and then continue to pull dry patches through until they come out clean. Use fresh patches each time and I clean any oil left around the loading port as i'm not a fan of smokey spring guns. How often do I clean the barrel ?, maybe every 2500 shots or more unless I change pellets, also when I'm not knocking over targets.
Hopefully helpful.
AA RN10 Mk2 .177 + Sightron 10-50x60
Weihrauch HW97K .22 + Mamba Lite 4-16x44
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