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  1. Dust and debris in action?

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    Hello! It’s my understanding that the M1A/M14 requires grease on some of it’s components in order to function properly and reduce excessive wear. In my experience, though, grease seems to attract small particulates and fine sand much more than a lightly oiled or even dry firearm would...
  2. Best Grease for National Match?

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    Hi, I would like to know what the best grease would be for a NM with a SS barrel. I live in upstate NY where the rifle will be exposed to 20-90 degree weather. it will also more than likely be exposed to rain/snow from time to time. It also must be able to stand up to heat from rapid fire. I've...
  3. No need to clean the M1A before shooting?

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    I was under the impression that I needed to disassemble the entire rifle and clean/oil and grease all internal parts before firing for the first time. But according to Springfield Armory, I do not need to oil/clean any internal parts (such as the trigger group). They said I just need to keep...
  4. Anyone use Super Lube? Your thoughts?

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    The customer service rep at SAI told me to use Super Lube on my M1A. They say it's the one they recommend. What do you guys think of this grease? Thanks, J
  5. Best oil/grease to use on M1A

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    I know this has been covered before, but I want the most up-to-date info. What brand oil and what brand grease are best for a SA M1A Loaded in syn stock and ss barrel? I'm looking for an oil/grease that will protect the rifle and keep it running as reliably and for as long as possible. Many...
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