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American Eagle good enough for the break in job?
Originally posted by quantumdragon
Does this really improve accuracy in anyway?,
and should you break in/polish shotgun barrels in anyway?edit on 24-8-2011 by quantumdragon because: grammer
Originally posted by Mogwomp
reply to post by enzomedici
And to think I was breaking in my new firearms by blowing 500+ rounds through them or until the forearm bursted into flames which ever came first. haha Most firearms are more accurate than the person shooting them.
I have a gun i'd pay you 100 dollars if you could shoot 100 rounds through, in one sitting! After 25 rounds your shoulder will look like raw hamburger meat and after 50 you might very well have a detached retina. I'm thinking these are the types of weapons the op is referring too, not the dime a dozen semi auto' s or the plinkers. Great post by the way keep them coming please. I always learn something from your posts. Thanks..
Originally posted by TDawgRex
reply to post by DaddyBare
I had a buddy, who swore that using mercury cleaned a barrel and chamber of all carbon and contaminents with one pour.
Myself, not to fond of mercury poisoning, so I never tried that.
Have you heard of this method?
Originally posted by DaddyBare
reply to post by TDawgRex
Kind of a cool side note...
Mercury will dissolve numerous metals to form amalgams and is thus used to extract gold dust from rocks by dissolving the gold and then boiling off the mercury...
lots old timer miners died from breathing in the fumes... but it's still the best way to extract gold dust from a placer
How to Break in a Rifle Barrel From: MidwayUSA
| Mar 20, 2009 | 150,379 views
Properly breaking in a rifle barrel is one more step in achieving the ultimate in rifle accuracy. Larry Potterfield, CEO and Founder of MidwayUSA, demonstrates one process for breaking in a new rifle barrel during this brief video.