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Gun Cleaning Supplies Hillsboro OR

Local resource for gun cleaning supplies in Hillsboro. 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.

Al''Shardware & Gun Repair
(503) 357-2441
4080 N.W. Heesacker Rd
Forest Grove, OR
 
Force Ten / Cloud Mt Armory
(503) 554-5997
310 E 1st.
Newberg, OR
 
Philomath Gun Shop
(541) 929-2298
1120 Main St.
Philomath, OR
 
Stews Gunsmithing
541447701
515311 Madras Hwy
Prineville, OR
 
Larry City Sportinggoods
(541) 459-9295
1003 West Central St.
Sutherlin, OR
 
Bert''S Guns
(503) 612-6552
21208 SW Arapaho Ct
Tualatin, OR
 
Beaver Creek Armory
(503) 481-4848
2020 Aloclek Dr Ste 118 H
Portland, OR
 
Pokorny, David J
541447460
3681 Ne 3Rd St
Prineville, OR
 
Stoutstuff
(503) 370-8900
2395 Salem-Dallas Hwy. NW
Salem, OR
 
Force Ten / Cloud Mt Armory
(503) 554-5997
310 E 1st.
Newberg, OR
 

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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