Gun Cleaner Test – Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner

Foaming gun cleaners seem to be the latest and greatest BUT are they?

…Do they really clean in one application?

…let’s do a test

…Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner vs burnt on H4831 powder reside.

Gun Cleaner Test - Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner

Here’s the test setup….clean metal surface, smokeless powder and foaming bore cleaner.

Gun Cleaner Test - Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner

I pour about 50 grains of H4831 onto the metal surface and then ignite it. I’ll do this a 2nd time before cleaning

Gun Cleaner Test - Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner

Here’s the 2nd burn

Gun Cleaner Test - Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner

Gun Cleaner Test - Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner

Here’s a closeup of the burnt on powder residue.┬áNow I’l apply the Gunslick foaming bore cleaner and let it soak for 1 hour.

Gun Cleaner Test - Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner

Gunslick foaming bore cleaner is applied and allowed to work for 1 hour.

Gun Cleaner Test - Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner

Here’s what it looks like after 1 hour. I’ll wipe it with some clean patches now.

Gun Cleaner Test - Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner Results

The burnt on powder residue easily wipes off. I’ll use some more patches to clean it better.

Gun Cleaner Test - Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner Results

Nice and clean now. Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner is a powerful solvent and it actually etched (removed surface oxidation) the aluminum surface. You can see the lighter colored area where the Gunslick foaming bore cleaner was applied.

Gun Cleaner Test - Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner Results

Here’s a closeup.

Conclusion: Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner does what it’s claimed to do. It is a powerful solvent and will clean carbon and powder residue in one application. If you are interested in trying it, here is a link to buy it online…Gunslick Foaming Bore Cleaner at Amazon.com