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Old 10-28-2012, 21:28   #101
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Grease

I recently started using high temp grease from the auto parts store. Seems to work great.
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Old 10-29-2012, 04:43   #102
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Old 10-29-2012, 10:12   #103
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tw25b for any and all parts where you have friction points or exposure surfaces. it does it all as an LP (mc2500 oil is TW25B oil). and their MC25 cleaner is the C.
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Old 10-30-2012, 14:03   #104
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Mobil 1 full synthetic
I just put some aside after doing an oil change today. Next time I clean one of my firearms I will lube it up with some.

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Old 10-31-2012, 01:26   #105
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I recently started using high temp grease from the auto parts store. Seems to work great.
I've been doing that with my rifles for the last 3 years and I also use oil. Works very well. No problems.
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Old 10-31-2012, 02:14   #106
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Mil-Comm TW25b for handgun slide and frame rails, as well as the cocking mechanisM. I use Rem Oil for slides and blued areas.
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Old 10-31-2012, 04:16   #107
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Unless I'm doing long term storage I typically use:

Friction Defense xtreme gun oil

http://www.brownells.com/gun-cleanin...prod31825.aspx
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Old 12-08-2012, 20:23   #108
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Old 12-09-2012, 11:14   #109
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Uncle INJoker's Fool-Proof Guide to Firearm Maintenance:

Step 1: Detail strip firearm
Step 2: Soak components in Simple Green and hot water for 5-10 minutes
Step 3: Use "Firm" toothbrush/brush on components in hot water and Dawn
Step 4: Hand-dry components
Step 5: Allow components to air dry for 5-10 minutes
Step 6: Reassemble firearm
Step 7: Inspect reassembled firearm
Step 8: Function-check firearm
Step 9: Lubricate as appropriate with Mobil 1 10W-30
Step 10: Inspect and function-check firearm multiple times
Step 11: Reload firearm
Step 12: Place firearm back in holster/safe
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Old 12-09-2012, 18:26   #110
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No one uses weapon shield???
I always clean with ballistol by the way.
I do. FP-10 = Weaponshield. Same inventor different location. Was produced fifty miles away,now manufactured ten miles away from my house. Good stuff, good people to deal with. I also use Balistol for some applications. tom.
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Old 12-09-2012, 19:59   #111
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Old 12-10-2012, 09:14   #112
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I have found just about any gun lube is fine. The key with gun oil is making sure the right spots are oiled. I have never seen much difference between brands- oil the right spots gun runs no further thought needed. I am still using the same four ounce bottle of militec I was given as a free sample while in Iraq 7 years ago. I shoot a lot ( over 10k a year in reloads and another 5k in factory) and have no desire to search high and low for the greatest wiz bang lube. My guns run fine no matter what I use.
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Old 12-10-2012, 09:22   #113
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Old 12-11-2012, 03:45   #114
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Step 9: Lubricate as appropriate with Mobil 1 10W-30
In the past, I've used motorcycle engine oil. Now, froglube. Works really well.
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Old 12-11-2012, 05:26   #115
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whatever CLP brand came in my pistol cleaning kit a while back.

glock hasnt failed yet, and its squeaky clean...so it must be doing its job.
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Old 12-11-2012, 05:33   #116
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I think, as was said of ketchup (that most of the profit from which came from what was thrown away), most of the lubricant used is wasted. A little goes a long way, at least with GLOCKs. I've switched to needle oilers for all my applications. And I've tried a bunch. I can find no difference among the ones I've tried, from Mobil 1 to FP-10 to Break Free to Militec to NYOil to Friction Defense to Hoppe's to TW-25B... The list is endless.
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Old 12-20-2012, 11:54   #117
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Someone mentioned Slide Glide but didn't specify whether it was Brian Enos' Slide Guide. Out of curiosity I bought a couple of tubes from him but haven't tried it yet. I was wondering if anyone has used it. His instructions seem to run counter to everything I've read about lubing Glock pistols. Anyone wanting to read more about the claims should go to brianenos.com.
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Old 12-20-2012, 12:19   #118
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Is there a "Glock recommended" lubricant/cleaner. I seem to recall reading that CLP was recommended, but haven't been able to confirm that.
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Old 12-20-2012, 12:32   #119
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get a gallon of CLP and pass it on to children and grand children...little goes a long way...and my AR smells lovely when rapid fired....
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Old 12-20-2012, 19:21   #120
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Is there a "Glock recommended" lubricant/cleaner. I seem to recall reading that CLP was recommended, but haven't been able to confirm that.
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