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  1. Clean gas plug's impact on velocity

    The M14
    Now i understand that it makes sense that after i cleaned out my gas plug, and piston with the sadlak cleaning drills that all that carbon residue i removed will mean more volume inside my gas cylinder(man those tools work great). This should in turn lower my velocity just a hair, and it did...
  2. Should I clean the bore every range trip?

    The M14
    At the range today, I only put 10 rounds through my M1A. Should I go ahead and clean the bore (solvent and oil)? I hear that more damage is caused by overcleaning, but I've also heard that I should clean the bore and regrease after each trip to the range. How often should i clean the bore...
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