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Unread 07-04-2006, 07:45 PM
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In your opinion what has a longer life stainless steel or carbon steel barrels.
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    Unread 07-05-2006, 07:37 AM
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    Re: Opinions

    Stainless wears better. its mostly an issue of how the throat erodes... with stainless wearing in such a way that it stays fairly smooth, while the CM barrels throats push forward, and roughen a great deal. Several barrel mfgs support this opinion. virtually all of them as a matter of fact.
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