Military Bore Cleaning

Military Products
Barrel & Bore Cleaning Systems

In 2005 GI were asked by the US Military to manufacturer & introduce a one man operation, easy to use, Solvent-less Bore Cleaning System, for the Abrams Tank M1 & M2.

Our Barrel & Bore Cleaning systems expertise are built on decades of high-quality manufacturing, innovative design and advanced research and development capabilities to provide our customers with the “Best Value” combat barrel cleaning solutions available today.

Official US Army Testing
For official testing by US Army please look here US Military.

Military Specification
Mil Spec CLP  Mil PRF – 63460E.
USA National Stock Number: 101 501 565 0243.
All GI shafts & brushes attach with screw threaded fitting, Safe & Secure with lock nut.
Superior quality, Military standard components assured for long, trouble-free operation and simplified spare parts.

Defence & Aerospace Industry
If it has a barrel or bore, GI Industries can clean it.
Superior Barrel Cleaning For: M82 / M107 / .50 BMG / M2 type barrels.

No Chemicals Required
Before You Purchase Chemical & Electronic Systems Click Here.
GI Industries bore cleaning system does not Require Chemicals to remove barrel fouling.
Our System is 100% bio friendly, Totally solvent-less cleaning systems as used by General Dynamics.


Official Testing

GI Industries were asked by Army Research Laboratory and Aberdeen Proving ground to manufacturer & introduce a one man barrel cleaning system.

Official Supplier US Army

This is why GI Industries are General Dynamics sole source supplier, for all their Barrel and Bore cleaning systems. (Sept 2005)

Made In USA

GI Industries manufactures a complete line of barrel and bore cleaning systems. Owned and operated Since 2006. All products made with 95% US materials.

GI Military Barrel & Bore Series

GI 127C Small Arms System 
Calibers Cleaned: 5.56 mm to 15.2 mm
Ideal For: Armourers / Bulk Weapon Cleaning

Description
Small Arms System

GI Industries the market leader in this field,  this system offers essential barrel cleaning, designed specifically for all small arms weapons.
Our newly developed technology designed to clean all Small Arms Weapons, that fire 5.56 mm through 15.2 mm.
You don’t have to disassemble or field strip the weapon,  saving you more time.

Suitable

If you only clean small arms, the GI 127C system is designed for you. For all military weapons, from 5.56 mm to 15.2 mm.
Ideally suited for use in .50 BMG / M82A1, / M107A1 / M2 type barrels.

Small Arms Brushes

  • Cleaning Brushes
    Removes all firing residue, including copper, carbon lead and plastic.
  • Polishing Brushes
    Polish and Fine tune your barrel, remove scratches or fine marks.
  • Honing Barrels
    Quickly removes reamer scratches and surface waviness. Increased weapon performance, less prone to  fouling and corrosion.

GI 127C Advantages 

  1. Eco Friendly: No chemicals required.
  2. Efficient: One-man operation (labour saving).
  3. Fast: Clean 12.7 mm barrel in 90 seconds or less.
  4. Ideal For: M82 / M107 / .50 BMG / M2 type barrels.
  5. Ideally Suited: For armourers or bulk weapon cleaning.
  6. Superior: Than other conventional small arms cleaning systems.
Standard Adapter Sets For Cleaning Small Arms
  • Set 1: 5.56 mm rifle
  • Set 2: 7.62 mm rifle
  • Set 3: 9 mm pistol
  • Set 4: 12G shotgun

Specifications Of GI 127C

Working Hours
Min 8 Hours per Day
Standard Calibers
Small Arms
Powerful
Variable speed – 0 – 1750 rpms
Bi-Directional Shaft
Forward & Reverse Rotation
Engine Motor
3/4 HP electric motor
Direct drive
Power Source
Standard electric plug
From 110V to 240V
Small & Compact Design
Weight 44 lbs/ 20 kgs
Dimensions 19 x 11  x 9 Inches
Linear Cleaning Speed
Min: 2 – 4 Mtrs Per Minute
Max: 5 – 7 Mtrs Per Minute.

Item Product Cal PDF
Data Sheet GI 127C .50 Cal .50 Cal / 12.7 mm
Data Sheet GI 127C Small Arms System 5.56 / 7.62 / 9 / 12g / 12.7 mm

GI .50 Caliber / 12.7 mm Barrel Cleaning System

Item  GI 127C .50 Cal System Contains Cost Each Excl Vat Add to Cart
Cleans the following calibers.

  1. M2.
  2. M82.
  3. M107.
  4. .50 Cal.
  5. 12.7 mm.
  6. .50 BMG.
£4,776.00
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GI Small Arms Barrel Cleaning System

Item  GI 127C Small Arms System Contains Cost Each Excl Vat Add to Cart
Cleans the following calibers

  1. 9 mm.
  2. 5.56 mm.
  3. 7.62 mm.
  4. 12 G Shotgun.
  5. .50 BMG/ 12.7 mm etc.
£6,087.00

 

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GI 3000P Portable System
Calibers Cleaned: 20 mm To 240 mm
Ideal For: Battlefield / Exercises or Deployment

Description
Portable System

The 3000P is our portable barrel & bore cleaning system. The 3000 Series makes barrel maintenance easier to carry out.
The system is small, compact and lightweight; Easily stowed away.  The system is virtually maintenance free.

An Abrams Tank M1A2 costs around US$8.92 Million. Why would you use anything untested, to clean the most important part; The Barrel!

Suitability

Smooth bore or Rifled barrel.
For use in harsh environments.
Battlefield / Exercises or Deployment.
3000P will clean from 20 mm up to 240 mm.

Preventive Maintenance

Polishing your barrel, helps to prevent gun barrel failures.
Polishing your bore, keeps it in top condition, helps prevent barrel pitting and corrosion.

Customised Solutions

Air Flushing the option to use compressed air through the shaft and flush the fouling into a containment bag.
Barrel LED Illumination using the Hi Resolution 5 MP LED lighting camera and monitor during the cleaning process.
We develop customised systems for your requirements. The system is very adaptable, It will clean from 5.56 mm up to 240 mm.

GI 3000P Requirements
  • Removal of inhibiting oil
  • Removes all propellant & firing residues
  • Barrel lubrication after cleaning

Specifications Of GI 3000P

Working Hours
Min 8 Hours per Day
Bi-Directional Shaft
Forward & Reverse Rotation
Engine Motor
3/4 HP electric motor
Powerful
Variable speed 0 – 1750 rpms
Power Source
Standard electric plug
From 110V to 240V
Adaptable
Cleans & Polishes
All smooth bores & rifled barrels
Small & Compact Design
Weight 44 lbs/ 20 kgs
Dimensions 19 x 11 x 9 Inches
Linear Cleaning Speed
Min:
2 – 4 Mtrs Per Minute
Max:
5 – 7 Mtrs Per Minute.

GI 3000P Advantages

  1. Dual Use: Smooth bores & rifled barrels.
  2. Cost Effective: To purchase and maintain.
  3. Clean: 120 mm barrel in 5 minutes or less.
  4. Efficient Process: Quick to set up easy to use.
  5. Small & Compact: Easily stowed away, small and lightweight.
  6. Helps: To combat barrel corrosion, with better cleaning performance.
  7. Superior Quality: Using the 3000 Series is expected to extend the life spans of gun barrels.
  8. Barrel Pitting: Helps prevents barrel cracking and abrasion, due to improper cleaning maintenance.
  9. Enhanced Cleaning: The GI brushes make uniform contact with the all parts of the gun barrel;(Lans & Grooves).

Item Product Description PDF
Data Sheet 3000P Portable System
Data Sheet HR 4000 Bore LED Illumination
Information Known Illnesses  From Depleted Uranium

GI 3000G Depot System
Calibers Cleaned: 20 mm To 240 mm
Ideal For: Depot or Maintenance Yards

Description
Depot System

When cleaning tank barrels or artillery bores in the depot or maintenance yard situation, the 3000G system is ideally suited to this task.
The 3000G system does not require any solvents for cleaning the barrels or bores, making the machine safe for the operator, good for the environment.

Customised Solutions

Smooth bore or Rifled barrel.
3000G will clean from 20 mm up to 240 mm.
The DCM 345 Hepa Vacuum (DU) hazardous dust removal system.
Hi resolution barrel illumination LED light, monitor the barrel during the cleaning process.

Cleaning In Maintenance Yards

Restores barrel or bore to white glove inspection level.
Helps to prevent Gunwear (erosion and corrosion of the gun barrel).
Gives you the opportunity to fine tune your barrel. Polishing the bore helps prevent pitting, wear and erosion.

GI 3000G Requirements
  • Removal of inhibiting oil
  • Removes all propellant & firing residues
  • Barrel lubrication after cleaning

Specifications Of GI 3000G

Working Hours
Min 8 Hours per Day
Bi-Directional Shaft
Forward & Reverse Rotation
Depleted Uranium
DCM 345 Hepa Vac
Easily Transported
This system comes on its own trolley
Powerful
3/4 HP electric motor
0 – 862.5 rpms
Adaptable
Cleans & Polishes
All smooth bores & rifled barrels
Linear Cleaning Speed
Min:
1 – 3 Mtrs Per Minute
Max:
4 – 6 Mtrs Per Minute
Power Source
24 Volt Nato slave port
From 110V to 240V

GI 3000G Advantages

  1. Dual Use: Smooth bores & rifled barrels.
  2. Fast: Clean a squadron of tanks within the hour.
  3. Polishing: Restores barrel or bore to white glove inspection level.
  4. Stops: The risks of internal explosion caused by the poor maintenance of gun barrels.
  5. Ideally Suited: If you cleaning any barrels or bores after firing Depleted Uranium rounds.
  6. Reduces: The task duration and the manpower required for barrel cleaning in the depot situation.
  7. NATO Slave Port: If transformer is purchased, The 3000G will work direct from any NATO 24-volt slave port.
  8. Medical Issues: The 3000 Series cleaning method stops musculoskeletal disorder risks, associated with gun barrel cleaning.

Item Product Description PDF
Data Sheet 3000G Depot System
Data Sheet HR 4000 Bore LED Illumination
Information Known Illnesses From Depleted Uranium

GI DCM 345
Hepa Vacuum Hazardous Material
All Tank Barrels & Artillery Bores

Description
Hepa Vacuum

Are you cleaning Barrels or Bores after firing Depleted Uranium Rounds ?
The DCM 345 Hepa Vacuum comes as standard with the GI 3000G Depot System. Ideal for hazardous dust and fouling removal.

Compatible

The DCM 345 is suitable to use with any GI 3000 Series bore cleaning systems.

Depleted Uranium Rounds

DU used in US munitions has 60% of the radioactivity of natural uranium. Be Safe, Do not risk illness.

Known Illnesses Inflicted By Depleted Uranium Particles

Bone cancer / Brain tumours / Colon cancer / Leukaemia / Lung cancer / Lymph cancer / Thyroid cancer, Be Safe.

Health Reasons

Inhaling large concentrations of DU-contaminated particles damages the lungs and kidneys and can cause respiratory illness.

Health & Safety

Protecting the operator from contaminated particles that can damage the lungs and kidneys and can cause respiratory illness.

How The DCM 345 Works

While cleaning the barrel, the DCM 345 will create negative air pressure, and automatically removes any internal hazardous debris.


Specifications Of DCM 345

Capacity
15 Gallon tank
CFM
400 cfm
Hepa Filter
Rated at 99.97%
Filtration
Filtration: 5 stage system
All Calibers
From 75 mm to 240 mm
Static Lift
Lift: 88 inches
Horsepower
(3) 1.5HP 115 volt motor each
Single phase 115 volt 60 hz
220 volt 50/60 hz
Measurements
Weight: 65 pounds
Height: 48 inches
Width: 24 inches

Item Description Product PDF
Data Sheet DCM 345 Hepa Vacuum
Information Known Illnesses From Depleted Uranium

HR 4000
Barrel & Bore Inspection LED

Description
5 MP LED

GI Hi Resolution Waterproof LED, Barrel & Borescope you can inspect and illuminate all chambers, lands and grooves, gas ports, from muzzle to breech in all military Tank barrels and Artillery Bores. Images and video can be captured and stored on the SD card for future reference.

Monitor the condition of the gun barrel, by using the Hi Resolution 5 MP LED lighting camera and monitor during the cleaning process.

Pixels

Designed for Hi Resolution Barrel & Bore inspections. 1080 HD 5 MP. Outstanding picture quality @ 3200 × 1800 pixels.

How To Use

Attaches to the Military Flexible Shaft, . Inspect any barrel or Bore from 25mm up to 240mm.

HR 400 Features

LED: Hi resolution 5 MP.
Process: Quick to set up easy to use.
Effective: To purchase and maintain.
Rugged: Ideally suited military applications.

Item Product Description PDF
HR 4000 5 mp Illumination LED Barrel & Bores

Large Barrel & Bore
Laser Measurement System
76 mm to 175 mm

Description
Large Barrel & Bore

The GI Large Barrel & Bore Laser Measurement System are designed to provide a detailed view of the condition of the insides of Mortars, Cannons and Artillery Tubes.

This system allows you to measure the rifling profile, and condition of smooth bore and rifled barrel surfaces. For all barrel diameters 76 mm – 175 mm. The system is easy to assemble and use. All systems are provided in a Mil Spec case and are rugged and field proven for deployment.

Accuracy
Measurement heads have on-board a rotating laser scanner, encoder and barrel straightness detector. It combines the sensors data to get the full 360 ̊ cross-sectional profile of all smooth bore and rifled barrels, with a +/-0.01 mm accuracy.

Barrel Bore Straightness
The system allows to measure following parameters: inner diameter; ovality; out-of-roundness; non-straightness of all barrel or bores.

Chromium Coating
All systems can be equipped with a special measuring device to inspect the quality of the barrel or bore coating. The sensor measures the barrel and bore coating thickness.

Video Inspection
The equipment can include front and side video camera for detection, and registration and measuring barrel defects.

Results
Measurements results may be presented as a table and a graph (the full 360° cross section profile) Results are also exported to computer for analysis at later date.

Item Product
Technical 76 mm to 155 mm Large Bore Inspection
Data Sheet Large Bore Inspection

Small Barrel & Bore
Laser Measurement System
20 mm to 75 mm

Description
Small Barrel & Bore

GI Small Barrel & Bore Laser Measurement System is very similar to its Large Barrel Bore counterpart. The complete high precision barrel and bore measuring and inspection system, for all small smooth bore and rifled barrels, 20 mm to 75 mm.

Chromium Coating
All systems can be equipped with a special measuring device to inspect the quality of the barrel or bore coating. The sensor measures the barrel and bore coating thickness.

Windows Software
The small barrel & bore software system allows you to view the data displayed in real time and the option to download to a local PC for detailed inspection later on.

Accuracy
Measurement heads have on-board a rotating laser scanner, encoder and barrel straightness detector. It combines the sensors data to get the full 360 ̊ cross-sectional profile of the barrel or bore , with a +/-0.01 mm accuracy.

Item Product PDF
Data Sheet Small Bore Inspection

Military Flexible Shafts
Small Arms – Tank Barrels – Artillery Tubes

Description
MFS Military Shaft

GI Industries introduced the MFS-series flexible shaft in 2005 which was an instant winner. These shafts are made for use in the military and armed forces. High quality, Military standard components.

Shaft Colour: Orange or Black.
Field Repairable: Yes, All GI Military Flexible shafts are field repairable with a few basic tools. (Kit Supplied)

Oil Lubricator System

The GI Automatic Oil Lubricator System, will protect barrel after cleaning, and ideal for long term storage.
Uses GI Mil Spec CLP.

Military Flexible Shaft
All Small Arms
Caliber 5.56 mm to 12.7 mm

Item Feet  Mtrs
MFS 225 25 7.6
MFS 235 35 10.7

Carbon Adapter Set
Small Arms Cleaning
Only for MFS 200 Series Shaft

Item Caliber
Set 1: 5.56 mm Rifle
Set 2: 7.62 mm Rifle
Set 3: 9 mm Pistol
Set 4: 12G Shotgun
Set: 5 Shaft Adapter 12.7 & 14.5 mm

Military Flexible Shaft
Caliber 14 mm to 30 mm

Item Feet  Mtrs
MFS 315 15 4.5
MFS 325 25 7.6
MFS 335 35 10.7

Military Flexible Shaft
Caliber 30 mm to 155 mm

Item Feet  Mtrs
MFS 525 25 7.6
MFS 535 35 10.7
MFS 550 50 15.2

Military Flexible Shaft
Caliber 155 mm and Over

Item Feet  Mtrs
MFS 560 60 18.2
MFS 575 75 22.9

Item Product PDF
Data Sheet MFS Military Shafts
Shaft Repairs Repairing Broken Flexible Shaft
Shaft Repairs Replacing Orange Nylon Casing
Shaft Repairs Lubricating Flexible Shaft