Recent Topics
Thanks Bitogers
by Marco620
Today at 12:27 AM
Matic-D alternative for Nissan
by NattyBoh
Today at 12:01 AM
Honda Pilot VCM Sludge
by FranklinJL
Yesterday at 11:01 PM
5.7 Hemi water pump
by mobilaltima
Yesterday at 08:38 PM
call me crazy
by mobilaltima
Yesterday at 08:33 PM
Conventional oil with extended filter, can I skip
by RegDunlop
Yesterday at 08:20 PM
Inconsiderate people....
by montero1
Yesterday at 08:02 PM
Everyones Favorite 5w30 Dino And Why?
by crazyoildude
Yesterday at 07:48 PM
Purolator L36135 - 9k miles
by webfors
Yesterday at 07:35 PM
Keeping rodents out of engine bay?
by Klutch9
Yesterday at 06:42 PM
Valvoline VO-105, 7,400 miles CUT OPEN
by car51
Yesterday at 06:35 PM
Rockauto Discount Code
by MysticGold04
Yesterday at 06:24 PM
Newest Members
AlluD, BkOB, 3rdsaturn, barajasrichie, Rocdoc27
59198 Registered Users
Who's Online
57 registered (Astro14, 2015_PSD, B320i, aquariuscsm, 04SE, AirgunSavant, 8 invisible), 1227 Guests and 16 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
59198 Members
66 Forums
254961 Topics
4188063 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3312279 - 03/14/14 10:02 PM Guns Out Of Year-Long Storage
Finz Offline


Registered: 06/06/13
Posts: 578
Loc: Northern NJ
Three firearms coming out of storage: Ruger single-ten, marlin m60 and a Winchester SXP.

Thoroughly cleaned before storing in case about a year ago

Should I do anything particular to them now before breaking them out?
_________________________
God Bless America... We really need it about now

06 Odyssey
06 Civic coupe
05 Accord 2.4 sedan
11 Civic 1.8 sedan
98 Accord 2.3 sedan

Top
#3312297 - 03/14/14 10:16 PM Re: Guns Out Of Year-Long Storage [Re: Finz]
Pablo Offline


Registered: 10/28/02
Posts: 47029
Loc: Duvall WA - Pacific NW USA
Just make sure there is nothing in the bores and there is no gummed up lube and all should be well.

Top
#3312347 - 03/14/14 11:15 PM Re: Guns Out Of Year-Long Storage [Re: Finz]
spasm3 Online   content


Registered: 05/30/10
Posts: 6526
Loc: out there
relube
_________________________
13 elantra 46k 5w30 ultra
03 chevy avalanche67k pyb
02 saturnsc1 66k 0w40 castrol
01 saturnsc1 185k being rebuilt
93 ciera 79k 5w30 havo

Top
#3312348 - 03/14/14 11:16 PM Re: Guns Out Of Year-Long Storage [Re: Finz]
SuperDave456 Offline


Registered: 10/29/08
Posts: 2443
Loc: Dallas, Texas
+1 on cleaning them.

One year should be no problem.
5+ years is interesting, a decade or more is REAL interesting

Top
#3312372 - 03/15/14 12:08 AM Re: Guns Out Of Year-Long Storage [Re: Finz]
Astro14 Online   content


Registered: 10/10/10
Posts: 6848
Loc: Virginia Beach
How about 40 years? Still cleaning up the bore on my Trap Door Springfield, but the,action and chamber were just fine and it shoots well!
_________________________
32 Packard 15W40
02 Volvo V70 T5 0W40 M1
02 Volvo V70 XC 0W40 Edge
05 MB S600 0W40 M1
16 Tundra 1794 TGMO

Top
#3319173 - 03/21/14 04:01 PM Re: Guns Out Of Year-Long Storage [Re: Finz]
bubbatime Offline


Registered: 03/18/08
Posts: 3693
Loc: South Florida
If they were stored with a preservative, I would just wipe it off and re-lube the gun with the gun lube of your choice.
_________________________
13 Yamaha XT250 Valv 20W50
10 Acura TSX 2.4 QS 5W30 syn
09 Chrysler TC 4.0 Chevron 10W30
06 GMC Sierra 4.8 QSGB 5W30



Top
#3322278 - 03/24/14 05:35 PM Re: Guns Out Of Year-Long Storage [Re: bubbatime]
Finz Offline


Registered: 06/06/13
Posts: 578
Loc: Northern NJ
Thanks all...

Quick wipe and relube is the way I'll handle them
_________________________
God Bless America... We really need it about now

06 Odyssey
06 Civic coupe
05 Accord 2.4 sedan
11 Civic 1.8 sedan
98 Accord 2.3 sedan

Top