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Old April 9, 2012, 01:05 AM   #26
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Say thar PawPaw

Did you have to wait 4,000 years? Ha Ha.

I 'herd' that on many a time ARVN troops dunked their M1 Garands and 30 Cal Carbines directly into a stream or river to clean their weapons. Who needs solvent? Ha Ha. That isn't going to get those weapons clean.

You should hear the howling and crying when I use hot soapy water on a Mosin Nagant. "YOU CAN"T DO THAT!" "Oh but here... use some Windex."

A good thing no one ever told Daniel Bone he couldn't clean corrosive gunk out of his rifle with hot soapy water.
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Old April 9, 2012, 09:31 AM   #27
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Maybe I just wrote too fast, so I'll slow it down.

Hot. Water. Is. Not. Effective. Against. Copper. Or. Lead. Fouling.
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Old April 10, 2012, 02:31 AM   #28
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iifff-yyoouu-ssaayy-ssoo. Carry-on.
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