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Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by Badabing11, Sep 28, 2017.

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  1. Badabing11

    Badabing11 I gotta have more cowbell

    Sep 6, 2015
    I just got off my favorite thread, "What is Your Favorite Lube?"

    Well , I've probably bought every snake oil out there and really don't remember one that did a bad job.

    So, instead of asking what lube you like best, tell me which ones suck in your opinion.
     
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  2. Wheels No More

    Wheels No More Long gone

    May 12, 2015
    Another one that makes the list.....
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  3. centermass40

    centermass40 Member

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    Sep 10, 2015
  4. jrj

    jrj Well-Known Member

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    Aug 9, 2016
    Not a fan of Rem Oil.
     
  5. WWB

    WWB Administrator Staff Member Admin Moderator Supporting Addict

    Apr 11, 2015
    Remoil Sucks It is good for rust prevention that's about it!!!!! Also fireclean if you let it sit to long as well it turns to a sticky like paste.. But If fresh its no issue..
     
  6. WC145

    WC145 Every day is Saturday and every night's a party!

    Jan 1, 2013
    FrogLube is shyte.
     
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  7. Harleyvato

    Harleyvato Well-Known Member

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    Apr 8, 2017
    Ballistoil(?) I bought it and tried to use it, it stinks, doesn’t lube that well. I should have known when I read the label an it stated it could be used on wounds! It’ll never be in my garage again!
     
  8. gun_fan111

    gun_fan111 Well-Known Member

    Mar 23, 2014
    Regular Hoppe's oil seems to dry out fairly quickly because it is so light
     
  9. pistolpete

    pistolpete Well-Known Member

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    Mar 12, 2016
    I don't know what sucks. I did try Mobil 1, 0-20wt and it seems way to light, Breakfree is better. I've been using Tetra grease on pistol slides and hinge pins on my Citoris.. Use Breakfree CLP for the rest. I've been using this for the past several years, no problems so far. I will note that I clean my guns every 200 to 300 rounds so they don't get extremely dirty.
     
  10. Johnwye60

    Johnwye60 Well-Known Member Supporting Addict

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    Sep 1, 2017
    and I thought this was going to be a thread about ex-wifes
     
  11. Badabing11

    Badabing11 I gotta have more cowbell

    Sep 6, 2015
    Wow, I didn't know there were so many crummy lubes.

    Johnwye60, go for it with the ex wife stuff :cigar:
     
  12. Wheels No More

    Wheels No More Long gone

    May 12, 2015
  13. Badabing11

    Badabing11 I gotta have more cowbell

    Sep 6, 2015
    That's a winner , wheels!
     
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  14. Karnivore

    Karnivore Member

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    Feb 15, 2013
    I had to do a double take, on the Citoris. I read clitoris, lol. I am such a perv


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  15. SCS1911

    SCS1911 Failed all therapy

    Oct 5, 2012
    So far this thread names a lot of the FAVORITES in the other thread. Interesting. Goes to show that opinions are like excuses and a$$holes...........
     
  16. Badabing11

    Badabing11 I gotta have more cowbell

    Sep 6, 2015
    I noticed that too . I started the thread out of a little sarcasm , but the stuff that is shown on both threads I can likely rule out, as I tend to agree with the ones that are on the suck list.

    The ones left over on the favorite list narrow it down considerably .

    So far my fave isn't on the suck list.

    I'll add Gunzilla is a crummy lube IMHO. ( yeah, yeah , yeah, I know, it's a "dry lube" - that's not what SHE said!. I don't buy into that concept. )
    But it's a decent cleaner
     
  17. SA1911

    SA1911 Active Member

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    Sep 17, 2017
    That was funny. Lubricants, family law, and ex-wives have earned equality, only gun lubricants possessing utility.
     

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