A dust whom England bore, shaped, made aware, Gave, once, her flowers to love, her ways to roam, A body of England's, breathing English air, Washed by the rivers, blest by suns of home. And think, this heart, all evil shed away, A pulse in the eternal mind, no less Gives somewhere back the thoughts by England given;
A bore snake is a rather convenient tool if you want to give your barrel a quick clean. If you are somewhere outdoors, on the range and don't have access to a standard cleaning rod or kit and a flat surface, but still want to remove carbon build-up and carry on shooting, a bore snake may be an ideal solution for you.
The easiest way to re-prime the suction line is drop it down the bore with the new footvalve. Dont connect to pump, just raise and lower the pipe reasonably fast the water will gush into the pipe on the downward stroke, and the footvalve will stop it leaking out on the upward stroke. Repeat until pipe is full. Connect to pump and run..
Dewey offers these. The pull cord is 750 test pound steel wire rope with a nylon coating. The pull cord has one end with a brass patch loop, and other end is for a bore brush. The small black ball is to allow the pull cord to rotate when pulling the brush or patch through a rifled bore. Here is two of their kits. They are offered in other calibers.