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Old 01-24-2013, 10:50 AM
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benefits of a muzzle break

Can anyone tell me what the benefits of a muzzle brea.k are. I have heard so many theories and stories I just don't know what to believe.
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Old 01-24-2013, 08:11 PM
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Re: benefits of a muzzle break

Greetings from the Great Falls side of the Big Sky Country ... welcome to LRH and enjoy!

Each muzzle brake design (radial vs baffle) varies in performance/effectiveness and sometimes in use of which caliber.

A well-designed muzzle brake will reduce felt recoil, muzzle jump, allows shooter to see impact on target and ease of target re-acquisition ... are just a few benefits. The end result is more range time because it's more pleasant to shoot and thus make the end-user a better shooter.

The downfall -- muzzle blast and increase noise level.

Good luck!

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Re: benefits of a muzzle break

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Can anyone tell me what the benefits of a muzzle brea.k are. I have heard so many theories and stories I just don't know what to believe.
Nothing makes a magnum rifle more fun to shoot. You cut the recoil and muzzle flip dramatically, and you can see your impacts even at close range.

This thread : Muzzle brake on a 300 Win Mag? Covers it all in excruciating detail so you can save yourself some time by going to the last few pages.
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Old 01-25-2013, 08:15 AM
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Re: benefits of a muzzle break

Thanks both of u for the input, feenix I'm in centeral Montana as well private message me if u want to exchange contacts. And thanks again
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