Frog Lube

Discussion in 'Technical Questions & Information' started by JLA, Jan 13, 2012.

  1. philwarner

    philwarner New Member

    Nov 30, 2012
    Thanks, I had read this thread before I posted but still had some questions. So...

    Is heat recommended when using the solvent?

    Is there a temperature not to exceed when applying the CLP?

    Can paste be applied and then heated or is it best to heat first?

    Is there an advantage to the paste over the liquid?
  2. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    The heat is a method of application derrived from our own use of the product. Heat is good, use it. A hairdryer on high will suffice.
    Mark B. likes this.

  3. Tdubb

    Tdubb Member

    Jan 24, 2013
    Eaton, Indiana
    Hello everyone I am new to this forum. i have been using Froglube for about a year and love it. I have never tried the heat method but will now, I can tell you that I carried my muzzleloader a lot this year for deer hunting, and being out in the cold then in a warm house several times it would draw moisture as soon as i stepped in the house, and no rust at all.
  4. BlackEagle

    BlackEagle Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 25, 2011
    Welome to the forum Tdubb;
    you have found the friendliest shooting forum around. It's a great place to hang out and share ideas and thoughts. We like good discussions and to help each other out. Pull up a chair and keyboard and enjoy.
  5. jprtn

    jprtn New Member

    Feb 12, 2013
    Is it possible to get a sample of this frog lube? I have never heard of it before
  6. BlackEagle

    BlackEagle Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 25, 2011
  7. jprtn

    jprtn New Member

    Feb 12, 2013
    I shoot a Taurus pt 92 on a regular basis but own a whole multitude of guns that require constant attention especially during the summer Arkansas has humidity Like no other I am going to find some of this and try it
  8. BlackEagle

    BlackEagle Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 25, 2011
    The link above will take you to the shop site; and you can order online there.

    Give us a report when you get it. ;)

    From what I've seen this should help a lot curing the Arkansas humidity problem.
  9. zant

    zant Well-Known Member

    Sep 24, 2009
    NOT impressed in the least-LUCAS gun lube is far superior....but possibly I'm not using it correctly.
  10. BrettaGuy1099

    BrettaGuy1099 New Member

    Mar 7, 2013
    Great stuff, works for everything that I have used it on.
  11. Mark B.

    Mark B. New Member

    Jul 29, 2014
    I won a bunch of this stuff from a silent auction. I really like the liquid CLP for the AR BCG and the paste for everything else on the AR, BUT for my Glocks I still prefer the Tetragun
  12. wvgunner

    wvgunner New Member

    Aug 25, 2008
    Frog lube works great and tastes pretty good.
  13. AnthemBassMan

    AnthemBassMan Member

    Oct 20, 2009
    Tusc. County, Ohio
    Another FrogLube user here. One thing some people do is to not apply it properly the first time. You're supposed to warm up the metal before applying. I have the paste form. Brush it on the warmed metal and let it sit for about an hour. It acts almost like you're seasoning a cast iron skillet.

    After the hour is up, get a microfiber towel and wipe everything off. The metal will feel slick but not greasy. One thing is DO NOT use any other oils will FrogLube. FrogLube actually dissolves petroleum products. I've used it on our pistols and our rifles. It's great being able to clean up after shooting with a couple dry patches and a microfiber towel.

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  14. Jim Clarke

    Jim Clarke New Member

    May 15, 2015
    Virginia Beach
    I use it on everything. From 22lr thru 50BMG. Its better than advertised and not a burden on the wallet.

    Lucas also makes a very good gun cleaning oil.
  15. drymag

    drymag Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Aug 19, 2013
    I use froglube on my sons ar-15 and it is great. Paying the high prices for the froglube solvent/degreasers gets old. Hoppes 9 solvent and others leave a residue that should be avoided. Has anyone found 70% rubbing alcohol effective? Just thought about the alcohol after the hopes...hmmmm.... Any thoughts?
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