View Full Version : Cleaning Cosmoline off of a Black Wasr
04-27-2010, 11:17 PM
Think if I got a newer black wasr it'd still be drenched in Cosmoline? I picked one up from Bay Area Gun vault and the 10 days is over on the 29th, should I ask them to help me clean it if I buy some cleaning supplies at the shop? I want to get it to the range friday
04-28-2010, 12:20 AM
you should do it yourself and save the $.
surplusrifle.com has a good write up but I think its down at the moment.
here's what others have done
04-28-2010, 11:57 AM
I use wd40 and a rag to clean cosmoline. Seems to work for me...
04-28-2010, 12:45 PM
Hair dryer, plenty of shop towels, break cleaner, and elbow grease.
04-28-2010, 12:51 PM
you could use an oven to basically bake the rifle. The comsoline will melt off.
04-28-2010, 6:41 PM
Box 'O Truth has a good write up too.
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