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Unread 04-25-2011, 09:23 PM
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Re: Suppressor Info

If you are planning on getting one, I would do it soon. I have been waiting for 2.5months so far for paperwork. I am guessing another month or two wait still.

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    Unread 04-26-2011, 10:24 PM
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    Re: Suppressor Info

    I have one on a 6.5-284 and the 4 inch suppressor (out the front) gave me an additional ~20 fps. Hardly noticeable really. I was told this is because there is a small amount of free-bore boost with it on. POI moved, but accuracy was the same.
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    Unread 04-27-2011, 06:26 PM
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    Re: Suppressor Info

    Originally Posted by 300WSMMAD View Post
    What is the theroy based on?? courious to know how you can accurately messure a 1-5 fps increase, you can do that by changing primers.
    I said at a guess...maybe

    Theory, well if we have say somewhere 20to50fps per inch barrel and
    depending on baffle design maybe a total of 1/2" of straight over sized bore
    where the gas pressure might give a bit of a shove.
    That's where my guess came from.

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