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Unread 03-09-2008, 08:42 PM
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Muzzle Brakes

Dear Gentlemen: I recently purchased a 338 RUM LSS and am thinking of putting a muzzle brake on it for practice purposes (the recoil is not terrible but is sufficiently distracting if firing more than 10 rounds or so). I would appreciate any info as to the names of what this group considers the best muzzle brakes for this type of caliber.
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    Unread 03-10-2008, 11:37 AM
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    Check out this link found by searching for "muzzle brake". Long Range Hunting - Search Results It'll give you lots of reading.
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    Unread 03-10-2008, 04:45 PM
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    I am happy w my def edge
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    Unread 03-10-2008, 06:32 PM
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    find the post by 308nate. he has a video post of the different ones that he makes. as we speak he has my hunting rifle and installing a break to it. all of the ones that ive seen done by him are unbeleivable you cant even see the seam where they screw on. he is also building me a thread protector. if you are looking for a titanium to save weigh he has those too. you wont be disipointed. pm if you want his info...
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    Unread 03-10-2008, 10:58 PM
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    I'll second "308nate"'s brake desgine very effective and very well installed.
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    Unread 03-11-2008, 09:57 PM
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    I have one of 308nate's brakes, but don't have my barrel threaded yet. I will say it looks very nice, I think I will be happy with it.
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    Unread 03-12-2008, 07:43 PM
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    My 30-378 Weatherby Accumark came with a factory installed Accubrake. I would never change it out, but am looking to replace my flash suppresor with a muzzzle brake on my AR. Guess I'l have to contact 308Nate.
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