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Old 05-02-2013, 7:16 PM
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Default Cleaning Rings

Before I mount my scope, I would like to clean the rings in case there is any oil on the rings, any recommdations?
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Old 05-02-2013, 9:16 PM
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I use Birchwood Casey Gun Scrubber for anything with oil or residue of any kind.
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Old 05-02-2013, 9:54 PM
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Lacquer thinner or acetone will leave no residue and will remove all oils/greases.

Isopropyl alcohol will also work, just may not remove all oils/greases on first pass.
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Carb Cleaner works good.
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