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Gun Cleaning Supplies Rockford IL

Local resource for gun cleaning supplies in Rockford. 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.

Forestcity Firearms
(815) 262-4279
137 N. Chicago Ave.
Rockford, IL
 
Wellen`s Guns- Ammo & Gunsmithing
(815) 623-2935
10404 Moonglow Drive
Roscoe, IL
 
B & D Shooting & Fur Supply
309968731
208 S Park Ave
Manito, IL
 
Jording, Leroy William Jr
309369772
1097 County Rd 1900 E
Secor, IL
 
Krebs Gunsmithing
(847) 487-7776
1000 North Rand Road Suite 106
Wauconda, IL
 
Black Hawk Gun Shop
(815) 547-4133
1443 South State Street
Belvidere, IL
 
10-8 Outfitters
1206 Towanoa Avenue Suite 1
Bloomington, IL
 
P Kfirearms
(217) 774-5810
RR1 Box 27
Shelbyville, IL
 
Debo Ace Hardware
815223046
1713 Fourth Street
Peru, IL
 
Shooting Guns
(815) 439-4867
23248 West Lincoln Highway
Plainfield, IL
 

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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