Cleaning and handling a firearm is not a simple matter and certainly should not be taken lightly: it is a question of being able to maneuver the tool with safety and awareness, demonstrating that you also know its mechanics, where and how to touch the various pieces and components. The first step is therefore to buy a gun that is of quality, informing yourself well on the characteristics you are looking for, which will clearly depend on the reasons that led you to want to own a gun: hunting, for self-defense, hobby. The life span of your new firearm will entirely depend on your maintenance and cleaning activity. What is meant by maintenance and cleaning of a firearm? How do you go about getting the best results to protect your armory?