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Old August 10, 2000, 03:26 PM   #1
Matt VDW
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I'm thinking about using a solution of Simple Green household cleaner to clean up some of my pistol handloads that have bullet lubricant smeared on the cases. My plan is to spray a tray full of rounds with Simple Green and then wipe the individual rounds dry with a paper towel. Are there any chemicals (such as ammonia) in Simple Green that could weaken the brass?

I can't tumble the rounds clean because they're loaded with hollowpoint bullets and the corncob bits get stuck in the cavities.
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Old August 11, 2000, 09:13 AM   #2
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Try it.
I use it on everything. It causes rust if the stuff is not rinsed off and the gun dried.
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Old August 11, 2000, 10:32 AM   #3
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There are no chemicals in Simple Green that will hurt brass.
I would rinse the brass off after using Simple Green.

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Old August 11, 2000, 10:36 AM   #4
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Thanks, fellas. I'll try it and let you know if I have any problems.
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