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    All introduction threads older than 1 month have been closed. All For Sale and Wanted threads older than 3 months have been closed. This is to prevent having ancient threads dug up. We will periodically go through and close old threads in these forums. If you have a FS or Wanted thread that...
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    Three of our sponsors are holding a class in Buffalo this February called Injured Operator Care. The class is taught by Ed of Pathfinder Operations, and it is going to be held on Feb 26th at Northtown Center, 1615 Amherst Manor Drive, Williamsville, NY 14221. It is hosted by VRI Tactical and...
  3. Rifles
    Ive been just wiping down the wood stocks followed by a very light coat of Hoppe's #9 and thats it, is there more to it? On edit , I am talking old firearms (pre 40's I am guessing) with the more natural grainy type finish NOT those super glossy high shine pieces ...
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  5. Rifles
    Found this Gun maintenance bench by MTM at Gander Mountain for $29.99 It's not made for ARs, but seems to work OK for cleaning and such.. Lots of places to put for supplies and tools, even has a place for 2 cleaning rods. Gun Maintenance Centers by MTM - Make it your gun cleaning kit.
  6. Handguns
    I am coming up on he 5K mark, any preventive maintenance I can/should do. I read somewhere that you should replace the recoil spring? Any thought appreciated, Thanks
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    I have noticed several questions on the forum recently focused on lubrication and maintenance of the carbine. So, I thought I'd post some generalized guidelines for maintenance, cleaning and lubrication. If followed, these guidelines will keep your carbine functioning optimally with minimum...
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