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Old January 10, 2014, 12:32 AM   #1
Ignition Override
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Do you recommend Hilco Lube (in spray can)?

Would it best to use it exactly like one would use Breakfree? On the recoil spring assemblies of both Yugo M59s (almost no signs of any wear) recently acquired, it might be best to spray them down and simply wipe off all excess?

The gun shop staffer told me that her husband is a military sniper, and that Hilco spray bonds to the metal and further reduces friction.
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Old January 10, 2014, 01:13 AM   #2
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You can spend a lot of time and a lot of money and not find anything that protects your firearm any better than a can of motor oil. If it will protect your truck running at thousands of rpms for tens of thousands of miles imagine what it can do for your guns.

Just a thought.
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Old January 10, 2014, 03:34 AM   #3
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Agreed people get caught up in these "exotic" lubes that magically penetrate to the molecular level......don't believe the hype. I wouldn't get anymore fancy than CLP
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Old January 10, 2014, 04:37 PM   #4
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Spray ?? Unfortunately spray is very popular but when you use it half the spray goes where you want it to go and the other half goes into your lungs !! Most shooters use much more lube than necessary.
And Watson , bring your revolver !
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Old January 14, 2014, 12:33 AM   #5
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It was in a shop on the way to the nearby state park.

The cost was about $12.00. No time, no trouble. The word 'gun' does not appear on it, and that might be why it does not cost much more.
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