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Old 02-04-2003, 11:22 PM
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Help on muzzle brakes

I am looking for info on what types of brakes there are out there. I am looking for what some have called an anti-torque brake, or something that removes muzzle jump to the point of being able to see the bullet impact through the scope fired from a 14.5# 308. I am not very familiar with very many brakes other than the traditional type. Are there any that will do what was described above?? If so where might I find them? Thanx
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Old 02-04-2003, 11:33 PM
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Re: Help on muzzle brakes

Here ya go.
What little bit of recoil there is will come staight back and you will see bullet hits out of a 308.
This is an Answer Products Sniper brake on an LRP-1A3 it weighs 15 lbs.

Yes it is a removable brake. It screws off and on with a 5/8 x 28 TPI thread.
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Old 02-05-2003, 12:28 AM
 
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Re: Help on muzzle brakes

Howdy Michael

I have designed and begun the patent process on an Anti-Torque Brake. This design not only reduces torque, it is better at recoil reduction than anything of comparable size. This design uses the principles of inertia and supersonic flow to a much greater degree than any other current design. Len Backus has shot a Wolf with one installed, and Stl_Shooter owns one, so you can get a second and third opinion about this design's performance.

Think of recoil reduction double of what a Vias design will provide, along with ten times the torque reduction. It enhances the accuracy of large calibers, not just from a barrel harmonics standpoint, but from the HUMAN side of the system. It makes these large guns a pleasure to shoot all day long. I see bullets print holes at 300 yards and strikes on steel with the Wolf at 200 yards while shooting off a bipod on a concrete competition bench. [img]images/icons/wink.gif[/img]
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Old 02-05-2003, 06:02 AM
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Re: Help on muzzle brakes

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><HR>removes muzzle jump to the point of being able to see the bullet impact through the scope fired from a 14.5# 308 <HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

Using STL's 17.5 pound 30 Wolf, I was able to see the bullet impact at 550 yards on a steel ram shooting with a bipod off a concrete bench.

The Wolf was shooting about 102 grains of powder with a 210 grain bullet. MV was about 3,200 FPS.

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Old 02-06-2003, 08:05 AM
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Re: Help on muzzle brakes

What's availability and pricing like on this brake? I'd love one for my 700 PSS in 300RUM. Already have a Gentry quiet brake, which works pretty well for felt recoil reduction, but the damn rifle jumps so badly I couldn't possibly spot a shot.
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Old 02-06-2003, 09:39 AM
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Re: Help on muzzle brakes

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Any pictures of your Anti-Torque Brake would be appreciated.

price?

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Old 02-06-2003, 01:34 PM
 
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Re: Help on muzzle brakes

Pictures of large Wolf brakes, and medium sized WSM brakes can be seen at:
http://www.pbase.com/s1

Just click on the dead elk

Stl_Shooter has pictures of his not camouflaged at:
http://www.pbase.com/eos3/long_range_rifles

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