Versatile Viscosity: Fun Facts About Ballistol

For over a hundred years, consumers have trusted Ballistol to lubricate, penetrate, clean, protect, and preserve their firearmsleather gear, woodmetal surfaces, and more.

With an astonishingly wide range of applications, this environmentally friendly multi-purpose oil has become an essential tool for shooters, hunters, fishermen, and handymen all over the world.

One of the most astonishing features of Ballistol is its versatility. There are other products on the market, but none have the same wide range of applications and capabilities as the one in the green can!

BALLISTOL: The world’s most useful and environmentally-friendly lubricant since 1904.

FIREARMS – Ballistol cleans and removes all types of bore fouling. It saves you time, minimizes the need for brushing, and also forms a protective film on your firearm. Due to its slight alkalinity, it neutralizes and dissolves black powder and corrosive ammo residue. In addition, it will beautify gunstocks, and prevent them from drying out. As a lubricant, Ballistol will never gum up or harden – making it the perfect choice for your favorite firearms!

LEATHER – Leather that is frequently exposed to moisture or high humidity will become hard and brittle if not treated correctly. Ballistol will keep all smooth leather soft, and will effectively protect leather against the effects of water, insects, and mold. Use it on boots, shoes, gloves, holsters, slings, saddles, baseball gloves, and other leather products.

WOOD – Ballistol maintains, protects, and rejuvenates unpainted wooden surfaces.  It brings natural wood back to life, bringing out the wood grain and helping antique furniture and old, dry, dull wood regain its natural silky glow.  Ballistol also protects wood against damage resulting from humidity and insects.

HOME & GARDEN – Ballistol lubricates anything that squeaks or binds, including locks, hinges, sliding doors, windows, fans, moving parts in AC units, faucets, gardening tools, and more. 

KNIVES, TOOLS, & MORE – Ballistol lubricates, penetrates, cleans, protects, and preserves metal, plastic, rubber, and wood. It is a great penetrating oil that creeps into the finest cracks and loosens nuts and bolts.  It can also be used as a cutting/boring oil.

MARINE, ROAD, & TRAIL – Ballistol can be used in motor compartments, as well as on joints, links, wire pulls, and around battery terminals. It also protects electrical contacts, beautifies faded gel coats, and lubricates zippers, push buttons, and winches. Great for fishing rods, reels, and tackle.  In addition, it lubricates autos, motorcycles, bikes, rollerblades, skateboards, ski and sports equipment, and all camping gear.

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