my 795 and rust

Discussion in 'Marlin Rimfires' started by jlb070, Jul 7, 2015.

  1. jlb070

    jlb070 Member

    My 2-3 yr old 795 started rusting badly arount the barrel end. I finally took it down to bare steel and used oxypho- blue from browells. seemes to be better. Anybody have this problem?
  2. MattNH

    MattNH Well-Known Member

    I've picked up some used ones that had bad rust, but most cleaned up with brass wool and oil. One was badly pitted and I did the same as you, cold blue. Not thrilled with it, but ok for my first attempt.