Corrosion on empty brass - Page 2 - MP-Pistol Forum

Corrosion on empty brass

This is a discussion on Corrosion on empty brass within the MP Reloading forums, part of the Smith & Wesson MP Forum category; Can a good system be suggested? I've seen them, but no reviews. What are folks using?...


Go Back   MP-Pistol Forum > Smith & Wesson MP Forum > MP Reloading

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old October 2nd, 2016, 09:50 PM   #16
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: Central Maine
Posts: 641
Can a good system be suggested? I've seen them, but no reviews.

What are folks using?
BrianK is offline  
Old October 3rd, 2016, 03:54 AM   #17
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2014
Location: Ohio
Posts: 168
I use a Frankford Arsenal wet tumbler. I only use the SS pins on rifle cases (cleans primer pockets). The insides of pistol cases do not need to be shiny.

I use Turtlewax Car Wash/Wax and Lemi-Shine.

I would dry the cases in the sun. In Ohio, that presented a problem in the winter. I bought a cheap Harbor Freight food dehydrator to dry the cases.

I gave away my dry tumbler to a new reloader.
lhawkins is offline  
Old October 3rd, 2016, 07:12 AM   #18
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 145
I bought a Frankford Arsenal wet tumbler. I had buckets of brass that was covered with mud and really a mess. One hour in the wet tumbler and it looked like new. Really surprised me how well it worked. I do not use the pins, they are a real pain and my brass looks just as good without using them. I use the Turtlewax Car Wash/Wax, Lemi-Shine and about 1/4 cup of white vinegar then just dry in the sun. I have always used a dry tumbler but that would not have cleaned that muddy brass at all. If I can pick up my brass right after I shoot it I still dry tumble but for anything else wet is the way to go. I have done 5 five gallon buckets full of brass this summer and the Frankford tumbler is still running like new.
babue is offline  
Reply

  MP-Pistol Forum > Smith & Wesson MP Forum > MP Reloading


Search tags for this page

ppu brass corrosion

Click on a term to search for related topics.

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
WTT: 40 and 223 Brass djcscott60 Classifieds 0 July 8th, 2014 04:22 PM
WTT:................. BRASS.............. kenndapp Classifieds 0 January 4th, 2013 03:21 AM
WTT 40 S&W brass for Jester Want To Buy 1 April 14th, 2009 10:22 AM
wtt/wtb 40 brass in PA Jester Classifieds 0 November 14th, 2008 10:44 AM
WTT 40 S&W brass Jester Classifieds 0 April 13th, 2008 11:38 AM



Powered by vBulletin 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright © 2006-2012 MP-Pistol. All rights reserved.
MP-Pistol is a M&P pistol enthusiast forum, but it is in no way affiliated with, nor does it represent Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. of Springfield, MA.