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Regular maintenance is a must for any firearm. The fine particles of gunpowder, metals and other contaminants must be removed from the gun's components regularly or buildup will lead to jamming and other malfunctions. Extreme buildup can even cause the gun to explode upon firing. Clearly regular and proper gun cleaning is a necessary part of being a serious gun owner.
You should always follow the manufacturer's recommendations for disassembling and cleaning your gun. If you buy your guns used here on GunBroker.com and they don't come with a manual or instructions, you can always contact the manufacturer or refer to our forums to ask other gun owners if they have your model's instructions or know where to find them online. While the process of disassembling can obviously vary widely between models, sometimes the recommended cleaning agents are also different depending on the finish and materials used in building the gun. Lubricant is an important part of gun cleaning and maintenance and will also have manufacturer recommendations.
You can find everything you need to keep your guns clean and in good working order even after long days at the range or in the field. Find the manufacturer-recommended cleaning supplies for a great price here on GunBroker.com. Search for the tools and supplies you need to disassemble and properly clean antique or collectible guns. While you're here think about investing in a new gun case or ammo storage so that the guns you clean so meticulously stay neat and protected while you're traveling to and from dusty ranges. Remember, our auctions update every day and sometimes every hour – if you don't see the item you're looking for, check back soon!