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post #5 of (permalink) Old 08-31-2012, 01:46 PM
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Originally Posted by FrontierGander View Post
The only way to get APP to shoot good was compressing it greatly and cleaning/oiling the bore to keep velocity faster.
oiling the bore while shooting isn't a good idea at all, a weapon should always have a clean dry bore before firing,
oil can create increased pressures in the barrel which could turn into a fatal incident.
the Bore should only be oiled while being stored in a Gun safe/cabinet..

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