Our minions argue constantly about weapon lubricant. CLP, FIREClean, FrogLube, good old fashioned cosmoline…it’s an ongoing battle. Here’s a quick look at how FIREClean affected the bcg of a 300 Win Mag from Nemo Arms after 600+ rounds.
Along the same lines, Lucky Gunner Labs performed what they call an “Epic Torture Test” of brass vs. steel cased ammo, and FIREClean is the lube they chose to do so.
Cleaning and Lubrication
It’s fairly comprehensive and worth reading, and not just for what they have to say about the lube (FIREClean summarizes, “You can see how 28 drops of FIREClean were used to keep a 16″ Bushmaster carbine running for 10,000 malfunction-free rounds in the Arizona desert.”) Lucky Gunner Labs provide an overview of brass vs. steel results and the frequency of malfunctions (Federal is better than Tula -what a surprise!) and scalable pictures of which ammunition was dirtiest.
It’s a long read, but if you’re interested in this sort of thing it’s absolutely worth it. Go check out the original article here.
Check it out.