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Does Anyone Use A Gun Sock?

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by phil.m, Feb 12, 2020.

  1. phil.m

    phil.m Donator

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  2. Strathrpc

    Strathrpc Posting Addict

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    Strathpeffer, Highlands, god's own Country
    I use them for my safe queens, saves a few knocks I suppose. Not found anything untoward with using them.
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  3. nrj

    nrj Donator

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    My cabinet is fixed in a corner,getting rifles and shotguns in and out can sometimes mean a small knock on occasions.For this reason I have all my guns/rifles in protective gun socks.I have used one that was silicon impregnated but stopped as it made the guns blueing "smeary".
    I just wipe them over with a gun oil soaked cloth before putting them in the sock,no issues after many years of this regime.
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  4. gingernut

    gingernut Engaging Member

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    Tend to make your hands oily.
    Ok for guns tho
    Assuming they don't get wet
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  5. Dannywayoflife

    Dannywayoflife Well-Known Member

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    East Sussex
    Used to use on my powder burners when I was fullbore shooting worked well
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  6. Mark246

    Mark246 Donator

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    I use them Phil when my rifles are stored in the cabinets and had no problems... have a look around I got a pack of 4 or 5 for about £16 and they do the job :up:
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  7. shadowryder

    shadowryder Shootin' the Breeze!!

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    Deeside,North Wales-Cumbrian born & Bred
    I found them a real pian in the arris to get on and off rifles with scopes fitted.
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  8. Calibre

    Calibre Busy Member

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    Me too, I just use them for my open sight rifles now.
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  9. That hurts

    That hurts Barely Active

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    Only on the S/Gs as too much of a pain in the arris on a scoped rifle. I'm too tight to buy a premade sock, so our lass made me up a few using Religrip tubular crepe bandage that I sprayed with Ballistol :up:
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