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Old March 13, 2019, 12:14 PM   #1
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Hornady ultrasonic cleaner for suppressor

Has anyone here used the above stated cleaner? If so, please share your experiences with it.

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Old March 14, 2019, 07:19 AM   #2
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Don't have one, but have done some research and considered one. The big thing I took from it is they do a great job, almost too good in that they strip all lubricants and oil off, so if you get one make sure you put a good layer of lubricant/protectant if you use it on gun parts. Don't have any suppressors so not sure if that would be a concern with them.
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Old March 14, 2019, 07:23 AM   #3
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No experience but I've "heard" that they can strip some finishes if run too long.
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Old March 14, 2019, 01:05 PM   #4
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Ultrasonics can make the dye leach out on anodized aluminum. The anodized finish is still there, but the color may fade.
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Old March 14, 2019, 03:13 PM   #5
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Thanks for the replies. I will only use it to clean stainless steel baffles from an Obsidian 45. Awesome suppressor. Even with Speer Lawman ammo it gets dirty. I’m hoping the Hornady cleaner will be the ticket. Which Model will suit my purpose?

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Old March 15, 2019, 12:46 AM   #6
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I use it to clean my brass for gun parts they have a specific cleaner also for guns. Check it out.
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