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Old October 3, 2011, 01:36 PM   #26
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I use Dexron transmission fluid. I don't like calling it "ATF" when using it on guns. I haven't tried anything else yet, so I can't really compare them.

Someone mentioned wax. I put a little Minwax paste wax on the slide, barrel, and magazines on my newly-purchased Walther P1. They looked like they'd been degreased. The wax helped the color (what is that finish, Parkerized or just enamel paint?), repels water a little, and it's not slippery or messy.
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Old October 3, 2011, 11:31 PM   #27
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Breakfree CLP

I used it as a military Armorer on M16's, 45's, 9mm's, M-60's, M-203's, ETC. I use it on all my Personal weapons.
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Old October 8, 2011, 04:35 PM   #28
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I like Breakfree CLP because my gunsmith, who I respect, likes it, and because I believe there's significant hx behind it, having undergone extensive government competitive trials and apparently having won the contract for the military.
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