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I would like to know what the proper or recommended way to clean the oil based stain out of my spray gun after use is.

I am using this stain product.

I have the following antique spray gun: enter image description here

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here's a link to the Power Painter manual(PDF) on Wagner's site.. Its a newer version but the cleaning instructions will be very similar.

Cleaning the Container Cleaning the Suction Set Cleaning the Components

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