How Does a Gun Cleaning Pad Work?
What's the best gun cleaning pad? A gun cleaning pad is a pad specifically designed for use with guns in order to facilitate easy cleaning of your gun. You'll find that there are a number of different pads available but they all have their own specific uses. You'll also find that each pad is made with a specific type of material. Below I'll list some of those specific materials used in pads as well as some benefits of using the specific material.
Best Overall Gun Cleaning Pad: Realistic Avid Smart Pad It features an absorbent non-aborbent material. This material will soak up any liquids or allow the liquid to sit atop the pad and not allowing it to permeate into the surfaces. It also contains small amounts of oil that prevents any rust from forming on its surface. The pad measures 19 inches in length by 16 inches in width which is the perfect size for most handguns (short gun shoots). It contains small grains that doesn't scrape off any of the surfaces it comes in contact with.
Best Gun Cleaning Pad - For Hunters and Sportsmen Most sportsmen need a good gun cleaning pad to protect their handguns. It also helps prevent any of the firearm components from scratching or harming the surfaces it comes in contact with. There is an oil free surface that protects most surfaces. It also contains tiny grains that does not scrape off any surfaces it comes in contact with. This pad is designed to soak up all the oils from the firearm and disperse them throughout the pad's non-woven cover.
Right Stuff - Non Slip Mat This is another excellent gun cleaning mat. It has a polypropylene that will not slip or move around. It has a double weave that protects against abrasion and scratches while still allowing the firearm to pass through it. This mat is made of high quality non-woven material that won't crush or deform when placed under a firearm. It is designed to accommodate rifles and pistols.
Magnetic Parts Tray - Protect Your Guns This gun cleaning pad is similar to the foam pad found above. It is however superior because it also contains magnetic particles that do not allow any contaminants or oils to penetrate it and ruin the firearm. This magnetic particles are dispersed through the pad's double weave cover preventing any contamination from seeping through. It has two rows of small magnetic beads that do not allow any oils or fluids to run across the surfaces of the pad and leave no debris behind. It also has a non slip black polypropylene cover that keeps it from shifting or sliding.
Gun Components Trays - Keeps All of Your Components Safe While using a gun cleaning mat, be aware of what may be left on your firearm as some cleaning pads leave residue behind. This residue may contain lead or brass which can leech out into the other components and need to be replaced. A separate magnetic tray keeps all of your gun components safe. It keeps the neoprene foam from slipping off your guns while it holds them tightly together.
This pad also contains air blowers that disperse gentle air streams to keep your gun components clean. It also contains pumping stations that keep the guns rotating so that air can circulate around them and away from dirt and debris. It also contains rubber suction fans that suck up debris and dirt as it sucks them into its channels. These stations are very easy to remove and clean making them an excellent choice for gun cleaning mats.
This pad is designed to keep the gun cleaning process simple and easy to perform. It has three main areas that it can be used in and all of the areas are designed to be cleaned in different ways. The first area is perfect for getting rid of gun cleaners and cleaning fluids while keeping the gun clean. The second area is designed to remove gun parts such as shells, primer and barrel. The third area helps to remove excess dirt and debris from the top surface. The gun cleaning mat also helps to keep the gun clean and dry.