Armory Den’s Best 1/2×28 Thread Patterned Solvent Trap Selections
Firearm enthusiasts have used solvent traps for various firearm cleaning and maintenance operations for years. And while these devices can be attached to the threaded end of any firearm, it’s important to use one that is particularly suited for the intended firearm.
Here we’ll showcase some selections regarding the 1/2×28 solvent trap models offered by Armory Den. But before we get started, here’s a quick rundown of the different solvent traps offered by Armory Den.
Overview of Armory Den's Solvent Traps
Armory Den offers solvent traps in two thread pitches. This include the 1/2×28 and the 5/8×24 thread pitches, which are the most common firearm thread pitches in the US. Our solvent traps are made from durable and high-quality materials designed to give you both relaibility during cleaning.
Most of our solvent traps are made from either aluminum, titanium, or stainless-steel material. We designed our products this way to ensure that we can accommodate all our customers’ various needs and budgets. For example, our titanium solvent traps are constructed with Grade 5 titanium material to provide our customers a durable solvent trap with superior anticorrosion properties.
Our aluminum solvent traps are more suited for customers looking for a less expensive and lightweight option that can accomplish the same task of preserving their expensive cleaning solvent or efficient ways to clean and dispose of their used solvent. For those willing to pay the extra dollars for titanium will be more likley to benefit from longevity. Titanium is a stronger material, so naturally, the thread will be long-lived with regards to constant threading.
Regardless, we offer various lenghts for 1/2×28″ solvent traps that are made and designed with aluminum and titanium.
Best Selections in The 1/2x28 Solvent Trap Range:
1.) 7″ Titanium D Cell Solvent Trap Tube: Given the incredible cleaning, storage and transport functionality crammed into this firearm accessory, it’s no surprise why this model takes the top spot on the list. This 7″ titanium d cell solvent trap tube kit is a great option that includes either a 1/2×28 or 5/8×24 grade 5 titanium thread protector and an end cap.
This cleaning kit inclu end cap, is constructed with durable grade 5 titanium that can last through numerous cleaning sessions. The solvent trap kit includes one end cap, and either the 1/2×28″ or 5/8×24″ thread protector.
Furthermore, the solvent trap features an ergonomic design and weight balance to promote ease of use during cleaning and maintenance. With the material consisting of grade 5 titanium, it helps extend the shelf-life so you can enjoy more use with your product without wear and tear over time.
2.) 9″ Aircraft 7075 Aluminum (M36x1.25 TPI) Solvent Trap Kit: There’s nothing as exciting as getting a fantastic solvent trap at a great budget, and the 9″ Aircraft 7075 Aluminum (M36x1.25 TPI) Solvent Trap Kit helps bring that excitement to life. This solvent trap kit is the aluminum version of the GR5 Titanium Solvent Trap Tube mentioned earlier. It includes a 1/2×28′′ or 5/8×24′′ thread protector and a sealed end cap. The outer diameter is 1.73 inches, while the inner diameter is 1.375 inches.
Furthermore, this solvent trap is a military-grade direct thread solution with a Type III (hard-coat) anodized finish. The Type III Hard-Coat Black Anodized military-grade application has a sealed end cap thread for simple switching.
Additionally, this solvent trap type includes a groove design for easier handling with less changes of it slipping out of your hands.
3.) 6″ or 7″ Aluminum Solvent Trap Tube: If you’re looking for a super feasible solvent trap, then may the 6″ or 7″ Aluminum Solvent Trap Tube may suit you. Its light and doesnt take up much space.
This exceptional solvent trap has become very popular within the firearm community. This solvent trap kit includes the tube, end cap and a choice between a 5/8×24″ and 1/2×28″ thread protector. Whether you a Ruger 10/22 or a .22LR firearm enthusiast, you should choose whats best for based on preference.
If you’re unfamiliar with this material, this is the same material used in constructing aircraft structures and has been touted for its strength and ability to reduce wear and tear on threads.
Furthermore, this solvent trap kit features a hard coat type III anodized finish which look nice and can be considers an extra layer of protection. They are simple products. It’s appealing to firearm enthusiasts looking for a perfect combination of quality and convenience at an awesome price point.
4.) GR5 Titanium Adaptive Solvent Trap Kit (AST): When you talk about a premium choice solvent trap, the GR5 Titanium Adaptive Solvent Trap Kit (AST) is the best solvent trap that comes to mind. This elegant solvent trap combines a well-balanced design and a high level of craftsmanship. Hence, we featured it on the list of best 1/2×28 solvent trap kits.
Essentially, all our models are great as they are effective at trapping solvent, but the adaptive solvent trap kits are unique in that it can adapt to a users specific dry storage configurations too. The Titanium AST Model has a 1/2×28″ or 5/8×24″ Thread Protector, an end cap. Adaptive dry storage cups are also offered which are nifty items that allow you to create a dry storage compartments and additional storage space, which you can increase storage length with AD space connectors.
Please see our product guides to learn about our Adaptive Storage cups by visiting our product pages.
Moreover, this solvent trap model features a 1.375-24 TPI to 1.1875-24 adapter. The thread adapter allows firearm enthusiasts to save time by not having to use a vise and wrench to install solvent traps on firearms with a 1.1875-24 TPI thread pitch.
Furthermore, our GR5 Titanium Adaptive Solvent Trap Kit (AST) is engineered and designed the same way as our 7075 Billet Anodized Aluminum and 304 Stainless Steel Adaptive Solvent Trap, but it’s made of Grade-5 Titanium.
However, it’s important to note that the Grade-5 titanium solvent trap is stronger than its aluminum counterpart and will last longer if subjected to the same usage conditions. In addition, keep in mind that the titanium solvent trap is also a bit heavier than its aluminum model.
The solvent traps listed above are only a few of some of the best 1/2×28 solvent trap models offered by Armory Den. We have a wide selection of premium solvent traps tailored to various design specifications to trap expensive solvents during firearm cleaning operations.
Nonetheless, please visit the Armory Den store for a full list of our featured selection of 1/2×28 solvent traps.