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Old 02-04-2007, 08:59 AM
billykaldrich billykaldrich is offline
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how to clean fiber optic frontsite?

what do you guys use to clean the soot off fiber optic sights? Gun is blued
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Old 02-04-2007, 09:30 AM
Big crush Big crush is offline
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Replace the rod it's cheap if you know where to find it

Fibre replacement


Edit: In the mean time a wipe with a soft cleaning cloth/patch should be fine until the sheathing becomes cracked and must be replaced.

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Old 02-04-2007, 10:20 AM
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A toothbrush and a little soap and water, or a little solvent like mineral spirits. Replacement is easy, but unless you can burn the end just right they tend to break fairly easy as well. Why replace what is not broken.
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Old 02-04-2007, 11:53 AM
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I tend to leave mine a little dirty so that it's not as bright.
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Old 02-04-2007, 04:34 PM
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Hello: I use Simple green since it will not harm the plastic. It also works to clean the frame off really well. You have to make sure to oil it well after cleaning. Thanks Eric
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Old 02-04-2007, 08:46 PM
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I use Windex / glass cleaner on a Q-tip. Its my last step after cleaning & lubing.
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Old 02-05-2007, 02:09 AM
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Mild soap and water is fine...then put a little oil on it before going to the range next time. Helps make cleaning easy.
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