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Old 06-03-2013, 09:33 AM
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lightest barrel

Iam going to get a new barrel for my model 700 300wm what is the lightest barrel and contour I can get with a muz. brake. THANKS
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Old 06-03-2013, 02:15 PM
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Re: lightest barrel

If some one is custom threading your brake you can go as light a barrel as you want\.
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Old 06-03-2013, 04:47 PM
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Re: lightest barrel

For a muzzle break I'm not sure if you want to go any smaller than a 1/2-28 thread. So this would be approximately 1/2" OD at the muzzle. Granted for larger calibers you generally run a 9/16-24 or a 5/8-24.
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