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Wear on new guns

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by vanquish, Apr 27, 2009.

  1. vanquish

    vanquish Washington New Member

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    I have two firearms that are very new and am already worried about wear. The two guns are a Kimber Stainless Gold Match II and a Springfield XD40. I can run my finger along the barrel and feel where the steel dips down a bit. I've put no more than 400 rounds through each and always make sure they're oiled before use. Is it the TYPE of oil? Right now I either use RemOil or Hoppe's. I like the Hoppe's more, but anyway, someone have an answer?
     
  2. 9MilMan

    9MilMan Milwaukie Active Member

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    My Sprinfield XD 9 shows LESS wear for the amount of rounds than all my other pistols except my Beretta 92. My worst is a Sig P250.