I have used many different types a viscosity lubricants. I have resolved my selection over the years to the following:
I am very familiar with film strength and protection from various forms of shear and impact. Quality lubricants offer protection.
First, least messy and staining, when gun rubs against clothes. Clear film product not moly or graphite additives too dirty.
Second, very light oil film which is judiciously and sparingly applied, not liberally. Doesn't get transferred to everything the gun touches..
Third, is how easily the gunpowder residue cleans off the pistol.
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