Eds Red Bore Cleaner

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Eds Red Bore Cleaner

Postby dromia » Sun Feb 22, 2004 12:40 pm

This is a copy of a post I've just done on the Enfield forum in response to a question about Eds Red Bore cleaner.
I've just mixed up a gallon batch of Eds red bore cleaner and would like to say that it works really well, better than I'd rememberd. I made up my last batch years ago to soak pistol parts in a tank and sort of forgot about it and drifted back on to buying the old Hoppe's. I've just given a couple of dark bored rifles a scrub with the new batch and its done very well, even started taking out some copper which Harris doesn't claim it does. So save your self a few bob and mix up a batch.

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Re: Eds Red Bore Cleaner

Postby oklahomaman » Sun Feb 22, 2004 3:41 pm

Just made a gallon a week or two back.
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Re: Eds Red Bore Cleaner

Postby wh12725 » Sun Feb 22, 2004 7:40 pm

Great idea Adam, but alas, I'm too lazy <!--EZCODE EMOTICON START : --><img src=http://www.ezboard.com/images/emoticons/ohwell.gif ALT=":">; <p>wh12725

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Re: Eds Red Bore Cleaner

Postby The Virginian » Mon Mar 21, 2011 2:58 pm

I like to make two batches, one with the acetone for cleaning the bore and one with out to clean the other parts of the gun. Excellent stuff and I have found the guns stay cleaner the more I use it.
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Re: Eds Red Bore Cleaner

Postby Niner » Mon Aug 08, 2011 10:46 pm

I made some once.....and I thought it was crap.....just saying. Of course I might have used the wrong formula.....or something. :loco:

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