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JonM 01-13-2011 02:07 PM

handguard cap
anyone know of any source for handguard caps to fit .950 diameter barrels.

trying to get rid of the free-float tube(added weight) on my 458 socom.

mjkeat 01-13-2011 03:00 PM

What kind of HG?

JonM 01-13-2011 03:33 PM

midlength a2 plastic clamshell w/ heat shield style they will fit triangle or round caps.

mjkeat 01-13-2011 05:00 PM

Would i tbe possible to open up the hole a little bit w/ a dremel or something?

JonM 01-13-2011 05:20 PM

my last resort is to get it locked down on my drill press. i would rather have a part thats already ready. i dont really need it till next deer season so im looking for a part. we got several vendors lurking about here and peeps with tons of parts that may have a source. ive tried web searches but im not sure what to search for.

i want it to look professional and for that i would have to buy a big .950 bit and thats way more than the cost of a cap already made. last resort thats what ill do.

mjkeat 01-13-2011 06:03 PM

Youre probably only looking at .750 to .950 correct? .2 of an inch isnt that much to rub off will a dremel. Just go in a circular pattern trying not to flatten out an area.

Ill do a search and see what I can find.

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