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Old 02-02-2006, 06:33 PM
FullMetal FullMetal is offline
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Has anyone ever put rain-x on the inside of there barrel to make it self cleaning, if so let me know how it worked.
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Old 02-02-2006, 06:51 PM
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I have. I have no proof that it's better than not using it, but it certainly didn't hurt anything. I think it does help a bit, for awhile. But you have to apply it after every day of use, more than that if you should happen to have a barrel break or chop.
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Old 02-02-2006, 08:02 PM
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Just make sure you don't clog it in the bore and apply it unevenly. I use shotgun swabs for applying and buffing it off.
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Old 02-03-2006, 08:46 AM
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holy smokes...i haven't seen this trick mentioned since prolly 2003 on OS-KUSA...

always wanted to try it, never did...like above, can't hurt it if done right!
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Old 02-03-2006, 09:02 PM
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i read about this on otters site. it would make sense. it does work on auto glass.
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Old 02-03-2006, 09:59 PM
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It's very temporary....my advice.....get a marker that doesn't break paint and don't get too stingy on the paint!
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