• Always check to make sure your gun is unloaded before cleaning.
Inspect your gun as you clean. Check your firearms for wear and cracks
when you clean. Consult a qualified gunsmith for any necessary repairs.
Don't disassemble your gun more than necessary. Refer to owners manuals
for instructions. Only disassemble gun to the point needed to reach
areas where powder residue and fouling accumulate (bore, chamber, bolt,
• Use a vise to secure your firearm to save time and work.
When using Pro-Shot 1-Step Gun Cleaner & Lubricant, let the solvent
set for 15 minutes so the penetrating agents and additives can break
down and lift up fouling.
• The jag is the most superior way to
remove fouling from the bore because it gives the patch constant
pressure against the bore when cleaning versus dragging a patch through
the bore with a patch holder.
• Use the appropriate size brush or
jag. Our brushes' and jags' are caliber specific.
• We recommend the use of a muzzle guard and bore guide to center rods and to reduce fouling from entering the action.
For Specific Guidelines on Certain Firearm Types, Click the Appropriate Link Below
Rifle Barrel Break-In