Originally Posted by brock0
Do people really do this? I tried it on my mags and I couldn't get any hop because the bbs ended up with silicone on them and ended up having to clean my whole gun before it would shoot properly again. Swore to never lube my mags again... Am I missing something?
It is, in fact, a bad idea.
Yes, it will work in the short run. But silicone spray will attract more dirt and grime. It won't jam your mags, but all that crap is going to end up on your BBs and in your barrel.
Don't lubricate the mags, clean them.