Buy a gun vise! They don't break the bank (under $50) and they make working on a gun much easier. You should be careful, but aluminum is much softer than steel. These companies have pretty reasonable prices on shooting stuff.
I wasn't going to mention this fact....but Mr. Meataxe is probably the most correct of all of us. I know...just being a smartass! Seriously...hope you find a solution to your problem. :tongue7:
Originally Posted by meataxe
I've got a bore snake as well. I use it on my .45. Works fairly well.
Originally Posted by asscowboy