Caliber specific rifle bore brush 9.3mm

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  1. ThomasBeaham

    ThomasBeaham BRONZE SUPPORTER AH Enthusiast

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    I've been searching but unable to locate a rifle bore brush for my new (to me) 9.3 x 62.

    Anyone here point me in the right direction?

    Prefer a North American manufacture/supplier.

    Thank you for your help.
     
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    Okay,

    I had hoped to avoid the additional time and expense of shipping from Africa, Europe or Australia.

    Now open to suggestions from any and all.

    Thanks,
    TB
     
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    For some reason my computer is acting up! But did you try Brownell's, Midway USA, Cheaper than Dirt or Cabela's?
     
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    Hi Eric, hope things are good with you and your studies are coming along.

    Yes, I checked those and several others.

    The pistol bore brush is readily available but for some reason a rifle configuration has been difficult to locate.

    I'm sure it's because the 9.3x62 doesn't have nearly the following here in the States as it does elsewhere in the world.

    I may be stuck using a pistol brush for the time being...

    Thanks for the suggestions Eric I appreciate it.
     
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    as its .366 maybe a .357 or .375 brush will work?
     
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    Oh!

    I forgot to add that a 8/32 thread on the brush would be a HUGE plus.
     
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    Thanks Spike I thought the same and tried that approach.

    I didn't feel my .357 brush met enough resistance and when I started my .375 brush too much.

    I'm a thrifty (read: cheap bloke...lol...) sort and didn't want to ruin the .375 brush.

    Thank you also for offering a possible solution.
     
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    I use a 375 brush w/o problems.
     
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    Thanks Mike.

    I've forgotten to update this thread.

    I finally located a rifle/pistol combination brush.

    Otis #38 .370 thru 9.3mm.

    Works like a charm.
     

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