Preview: Atsko Rapid-Rod
Having a rigid cleaning rod in the field offers the advantage of being able to force a broken case or other obstruction out of the breech and generally makes rifle maintenance easier.
Rifleman Q&A: When To Replace Recoil Springs?
Would you please offer general suggestions as to the signs which indicate impending replacement of a recoil spring?
Breakthrough Clean Technologies Joins Allen Company
Breakthrough Clean Technologies has been acquired by Allen Company, a leading manufacturer and brand of outdoor products.
Preview: Breakthrough Clean Carbon Removal Tool
The unique contours of several AR-15 operating components require specially shaped cleaning implements to fully remove baked-on carbon build-up, and the Breakthrough Clean Carbon Removal Tool is a dedicated design that can be stored easily in any range bag or toolbox.
Preview: Real Avid Bore-Max Speed Clean System
Real Avid introduces a new set of bore brushes, jags and jag patches, aimed at simplifying the process of cleaning out barrels with fewer passes needed.
Gun Cleaning For People Who Hate It
Many shooters despise gun cleaning, but if you do it right, with the best tools, time can be saved for more enjoyable shooting and training activities.
Rifleman Q&A: Keeping Blackpowder Guns Rust-Free
An American Rifleman subscriber writes the editors asking how best to combat the acidic nature of blackpowder to prevent corrosion and rust. The simple answer may shock you.
Exploded View: Springfield M1A Rifle
Since its acceptance for use in the service rifle class of competition by both the DCM and the NRA in 1974, the .308-Win.-cal. M1A and, to a lesser degree, other such M14 clones have risen from obscurity to ubiquity in the hands and minds of shooters ranging from Vietnam vets to ranchers to highpower rifle competitors.
Preview: Hoppe's Ready Roll Gun Cleaning Kit
Hoppe's Ready Roll gun-cleaning kit makes it easy to convert a 5-gallon bucket into a dedicated cleaning tub.
Downtime Cleaning: A Great Chance To Care For Your Guns
While the continued effects of the pandemic and ammunition shortage are limiting range time, care and effort should still be put towards maintaining your firearms.