FAQ – Questions & AnswersCategory: Gun Cleaning FAQHow to clean a Remington 770 rifle?
Bill Reyes asked 3 months ago
Can you clean a Remington 770 rifle?

6 Answers
Antony Staff answered 3 months ago

To clean your Remington 770 rifle, you will need the following supplies:

  • Gun cleaning kit
  • Rifle bore brush
  • Bore cleaner or solvent
  • Oil
  • Cotton swabs
  • Q-tips

How to clean a Remington 770 rifle?

1. Start by unloading your firearm and removing the magazine. Check that the chamber is also devoid of rounds. Visually inspect the gun to make sure it is unloaded. Proceed to step 2 only if you are certain that the gun is unloaded.

2. Inspect the barrel of your rifle for fouling deposits. If there is fouling present, use a bore brush to scrub it away. Be sure to use a bore brush that is specifically designed for your caliber of the rifle.

3. Soak a cotton swab or Q-tip in bore cleaner or solvent, and then use it to clean the inside of the barrel. Be sure to pay special attention to the areas where carbon deposits tend to build up.

4. Once the barrel is clean, apply a thin layer of oil to a clean cotton swab or Q-tip. Use this to lubricate the inside of the barrel.

5. Reassemble your firearm and store it in a safe place. Repeat this cleaning process every time you use your gun, or at least once every few months.

Cruz Staff answered 3 months ago

Well first things first, you should always consult your gun’s owner’s manual. Every gun is a little different and requires specific instructions for cleaning.

But typically, you’ll want to clean your rifle after each use.

The basic steps for cleaning a rifle are as follows:

1) Disassemble the rifle and remove all the parts that can be cleaned individually – barrel, bolt, firing pin, etc.

2) Soak all the parts in a solvent that will loosen up any dirt or carbon buildup – brake cleaner, carburetor cleaner, Hoppes No. 9 solvent, etc.

3) Scrub all the parts with a brush until the dirt and carbon are gone – old toothbrushes, dental picks, etc.

4) Rinse all the parts with clean water and dry them off.

5) Reassemble the rifle and lubricate all the moving parts – WD-40, 3-in-1 oil, etc.

Now, there are a few things to keep in mind when cleaning your rifle. First, be very careful when handling solvents and cleaners. They can be very corrosive and can damage your gun if used improperly. Second, always make sure the parts are dry before you reassemble the rifle. Moisture can cause rusting and other problems down the road.

And that’s it! With just a little time and effort, you can keep your rifle in top condition and ready for action.

Lewis Staff answered 3 months ago

1. Start by removing the bolt and barrel from the rifle. You can do this by following the instructions in your rifle’s owner’s manual.

2. Next, use a cleaning rod to run a patch through the barrel of the rifle. Be sure to apply enough pressure so that the patch removes all of the fouling from inside the barrel. Make sure you do this in both directions – from front to back and back to front.

3. Once you’ve done that, use a solvent such as Hoppe’s No. 9 to clean the outside of the barrel. Be sure to wipe off all of the solvents once you’re finished.

4. Now it’s time to clean the bolt. First, remove the firing pin by unscrewing it from the back of the bolt. Next, use a brush and solvent to clean all of the dirt and grime from the bolt. Be sure to pay special attention to the area around the firing pin hole. Once you’re finished, reassemble the bolt and replace it with the rifle.

5. Finally, use a clean cloth to wipe down the outside of the rifle. Be sure to remove any fingerprints or smudges that may be on the rifle.

That’s it! By following these simple steps, you can easily clean your Remington 770 rifle and keep it in good working condition.

Olson Staff answered 3 months ago

You will want to start by removing the bolt and barrel from the stock.

Then, using a cleaning rod with a nylon brush attached, clean the barrel from the chamber end to the muzzle. Be sure to remove all fouling and debris.

Next, using a solvent or cleaning fluid of your choice, scrub the bore of the barrel until it is clean.

Finally, reassemble the rifle and lubricate all moving parts.

If you have any further questions about cleaning your Remington 770 rifle, please consult the owner’s manual or contact a qualified gunsmith.

How to clean a Remington 770 rifle?

Ivan Staff answered 3 months ago

There are a few things you should know about cleaning guns and ammo. For rifles, it’s important to make sure that the barrel is clear of any obstructions before cleaning it. You can do this by running a patch through the barrel. If there are any obstructions, you can remove them with a bore brush.

For shotguns, use a shotgun brush to clean out the chambers and choke tubes. Be sure to use plenty of solvents when cleaning, and use a toothbrush or Q-tip to get into all the nooks and crannies.

When cleaning pistols, be sure to pay special attention to the barrel and slide. Use a solvent to remove all the built-up gunk, then run a patch through the barrel to remove any leftover debris. Be sure to lubricate the moving parts of the pistol after cleaning.

How to clean a Remington 770 rifle?

Jordan Staff answered 3 months ago

Make sure to unload the rifle and remove the magazine before beginning.

First, use a brush to clean out the barrel of the rifle.

Then, use a cleaning agent or solvent to remove any built-up dirt or residue. Be sure to wipe down the entire rifle afterward with a cloth until it’s dry.

Finally, reassemble the rifle and store it in a safe place.

How to clean a Remington 770 rifle?