There are a lot of gun oils and lubes available on the market. And each year we see new brands and new formulas. Every shotgun owner should have a high-quality shotgun oil for cleaning and lubricating their weapon with. If you want to keep your shotgun working as smoothly and efficiently as possible, then you will want a gun oil that can clean and lubricate your shotgun thoroughly. After all, there are many internal components of a shotgun that grind against each other as they move. If you don’t lubricate these moving parts on a regular basis, all that friction is going to cause these parts to become worn out. Once that happens, the functionality of your shotgun will become affected. Overall, the reliability of your weapon will all become affected. That is why anyone who shoots their shotgun a lot should start cleaning and lubricating their weapon with gun oil.
As you know, I recently bought the FrogLube CLP for my Remington 870 shotgun. The CLP in liquid and paste form works pretty well, and it has a very interesting smell and lubes the shotgun nicely. They don’t clean the shotgun as good as Shooter’s Choice Shotgun and Choke Tube Cleaner but it still works pretty well.
The Froglube CLP is an interesting cleaner, lubricant, and preservative. It is fairly new, but has already become a very popular gun oil. The Froglube was developed by a retired Navy Seal.
The main difference with this gun oil is its non-toxic formula and smell. It is not a chemical smell, but rather a very natural peppermint and wintergreen smell. The smell is stronger than the smell of the
Breakfree CLP oil. I like the Breakfree CLP for in-house use because it has a very light smell.
It is made of frogs as you can read from its name… just kidding! There are rumors that it’s made of coconut oil with some additions, but these are just rumors.
What is really important is that it is safe when Froglube gets onto your skin. It is safe for you and it is environment-friendly.
I bought a kit with the CLP paste, CLP liquid, and a microfiber. The paste is thick but melts when applied to a hot metal. The paste is easier for coating surfaces, while the liquid is better for cleaning. However, they both work great. Use a microfiber towel to remove excess Froglube, otherwise, it will attract dirt and dust.