... It's not like you've been shooting corrosive BB's... it wont melt your barrel or anything... Trying to "McGuyver" it up is a good way to ruin an otherwise fine AEG...
In airsoft there's two ways of doing things... There's "Good enough" and "Right" ... That separation is the difference between a tinkerer and a real guntech.
Gun Technician and Tuner
Well versed in every AEG version and all major gas and spring systems.