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Gun Cleaning Supplies Ames IA

Local resource for gun cleaning supplies in Ames. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to gun cleaning kits, gun cleaning products, gun cleaning rods, and gun cleaning patches, as well as content on gun maintenance tips.

Mister Money Usa #05
515232710
303 1/2 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA
 
Jax Outdoor Gear
4723 W Lincoln Way
Ames, IA
 
Postel Gun Sales
515232696
214 S E 2Nd
Ames, IA
 
Amesoutdoors
(515) 292-2276
4723 W. Lincoln Way
Ames, IA
 
Graham, David Lee
515232737
321 Ruby Cir
Ames, IA
 
Target Shooting Supplies
515292876
2717 Oakwood Rd
Ames, IA
 
Hill, Ralph
515233835
1905 Bel Air Dr
Ames, IA
 
Steve'S Reloading Supplies
515292730
2872 N Dakota
Ames, IA
 
Bearcreek Enterprises
(515) 232-7370
321 Ruby Circle
Ames, IA
 
Elk River
515232039
3741 Mathews Rd
Ames, IA
 

Basic Gun Maintenance

Ignore gun-maintenance advice at your own peril.

Some might brag about how their guns run better when they’re dirty, but take it from the author—clean is better for self-defense.

It is not an understatement to say that in the study of armed self defense, almost all time and effort is devoted to the practice and study of the "how" and "with what." Seemingly endless drills are done, drawing and firing from various states of readiness and body positions.

When not doing this, then folks are busy evaluating the tools--firearms in particular--with which to successfully engage the "threat." I doubt that anyone has been immune from reading multiple articles with titles such as "Revolver versus Semi-Auto" and "9mm versus .45" and, of course, handgun reviews.

Also, in the last few decades we have quasi-legal works discussing both the real and hypothetical consequences of the use of deadly force. All these are well worth reading if for no other reason than to motivate you to think about the subject matter. ...

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