Is Ballistol the same as CLP?

Ballistol – The Original CLP – Cleans, Lubricates, Preserves. The Original CLP – Cleans, Lubricates, Preserves.

Is Ballistol good for long term gun storage?

Ballistol truly stands the test of time. If something needs long-term preservation, Ballistol is the right choice for the job. Ballistol is the only lubricant I’ve used for 10 years on my guns. My cowboy action cohorts and I always keep a spray can around at a match because sometimes…

Can you leave Ballistol on a gun?

After a strenuous hunt you are often reluctant to clean the gun right away. In that case just spray some Ballistol into the barrel on both ends and a little touch on the outside of the gun and you can postpone cleaning to the following day without causing any damage to your gun.

Does Ballistol get sticky?

They harden in time – a process which is called “resinification.” The oil begins to thicken, becomes sticky, gluey, and finally turns into a hard resinous substance.

Does Ballistol prevent rust?

Due to a special corrosion-inhibiting compound BALLISTOL also protects against corrosion. It preserves the gun for a long time and prevents it from rusting, inside as well as outside.

Will Ballistol remove rust?

When it comes to fighting corrosion, you can count on Ballistol. From cleaning chrome to removing rust, Ballistol goes the extra mile in cleaning and protecting the metal items you depend on.

Does Ballistol stop rust?

Does Ballistol dissolve rust?

Is Ballistol good for pistols?

It is the perfect cleaner for protecting and lubricating all types of firearms, and just about anything else really. It works great on metals, wood, leathers, and even plastics. I’ve even see folks use it to polish silver and brass.

Is Ballistol safe on polymer guns?

As a rule of thumb, it may be safely assumed that all plastic materials, polymers, paints, lacquers, or varnishes that are chemically neutral toward technical oils will not be adversely affect by Ballistol either. The same holds true of rubber objects.

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Is Ballistol made in Germany?

BALLISTOL is a traditional family-owned company, the products of which have been manufactured in Germany for more than four generations and are now distributed all over the world.

What is Ballistol oil made of?

Ballistol contains medicinal grade mineral oil, alkaline salts of oleic acid, several alcohols, Benzyl Acetate and an oil from vegetal seeds. The mineral oil is unchlorinated and conforms to the specifications of US Pharmacopeia XX. As an aerosol Ballistol contains 33.8% VOCs. As a non-aerosol it contains 5.3% VOCs.

Is Ballistol safe for polymer?

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Is Ballistol safe for Glock?

Fortunately, Glock makes this easy by shipping its guns with a bore brush. But you’ll also need a cleaning rod, some cotton patches, a cleaning jag, double-ended nylon brushes, and some gun cleaner. I like Ballistol since it’s food safe – that’s right, you can eat it.

Should you oil the inside of a gun barrel?

Improper care of your rifle, shotgun, pistol, or other firearms may result in it malfunctioning and/or rusting. While cleaning the outside of a gun is routine knowledge among gun owners, you’re not alone in asking, “Should I oil the inside of my gun barrel?” The answer is, yes, but make sure you’re doing it correctly.

Is Ballistol just mineral oil?

What gun cleaner does Glock recommend?

If you use your Glock regularly, it is advisable to clean after every use, or at least twice a month if it’s your EDC (everyday carry). We recommend using Hoppe’s gun cleaning products, which are the best in the industry.

Is it OK to use wd40 on a gun?

WD-40 is NOT a protectant, cleaner, nor lubricant and should NOT be used on firearms.

How long will ammo last?

Most manufacturers guarantee that their ammunition will last for at least a decade. That said, ammunition can easily last beyond 10 years if it is stored under ideal conditions. There are countless tales of military surplus ammo being used many decades after it was manufactured.

Is Hoppes 9 good for Glocks?

My police academy used Hoppe’s #9 to clean our Glock 19’s for 27 years and never had a problem because we used it according to directions. Since Hoppe’s #9 is a single purpose product, Hoppe’s gun oil was used for lubrication after all the Hoppes #9 was wiped out and all metal surfaces were dry.

How often should I clean my Glock?

Your GLOCK pistol should be cleaned and lubricated: When it’s brand new, before it’s fired for the first time. After each time it’s fired. At least once a month, if it hasn’t been used in that time.

What gun oil does the military use?


Radco Industries has been supplying the U.S. Military with critical application fluids since 2002. Our RADCOLUBE CLP (GUN OIL) is currently being used in combat operations by the U.S. Military.

Is 30 year old ammo still good?

Generally, yes. If factory centerfire cartridges are stored in a dry, cool place with low humidity, preferably in an airtight container, they can have an amazingly long shelf life. Many ballistics experts who have shot tens of thousands of rounds over the years report shooting 20- to 50-year-old ammo with no problems.