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powg 02-16-2011 05:22 AM

muzzle brake
 
Can a barrel be threaded for a muzzle brake,without using a lathe ? If not, are there any muzzle brakes that use compression /collars that work ? rifle is a remington 7600 ...barrel can be removed ,but was told its a p.i.t.a.

doctherock 02-16-2011 05:31 AM

Best to have it threaded by a smithy. Otherwise you risk having it come off. Do it right or not it all that's my opinion.

powg 02-16-2011 06:05 AM

brake
 
Yes ,you are right . Would look more factory/custom and not an add on.

Fisherking 02-16-2011 04:30 PM

Brownells has a tap and die 1/28 tpi that can do this if you have the right diameter barrel.
F.K.

stalkingbear 02-17-2011 10:03 PM

I'd STRONGLY suggest letting a smith with a lathe do it so it'll be done right.

masterPsmith 02-18-2011 01:25 AM

What Bear said..................


Jim..


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