This is a discussion on At Home: Lubrication & Rust Corrosion Test Questions within the General Firearm Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; I have been enjoying reading up about firearm lubrication, rust prevention, and cleaning, but have noticed most talk is not backed up by facts. I ...
I have been enjoying reading up about firearm lubrication, rust prevention, and cleaning, but have noticed most talk is not backed up by facts. I have come to the conclusion that some "backyard" testing is in order. I am looking for some advice so I do not waste my own time on testing products incorrectly.
testing to compare rust prevention seems to be the extremely easy test; as is the "dirt & grime" test I will be looking forward to.
testing the lubrication is where I am at a standstill. I've got some ideas for simple testing (Nothing that can compete with professional work, of course) but I am hoping you guys might have some suggestions here.
One more question while I am posting. Does anybody know how hot a slide typically gets, or can get? I understand there are many variables, but I can't seem to come across any ballpark figures.
Thank you in advance!
it dont... the heat in a pistol is all in the barrel for 99% of the gunshow hot a slide typically gets
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