Vais Brakes and long range

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by old fart, Jan 23, 2005.

  1. old fart

    old fart Well-Known Member

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    Gents , after reading here and other sites , I 've heard mention that these brakes are modified for bench rest and long range shooting , can anybody tell me how and why this is done , I have a couple of these on rifles and really like them , thanks - a curious mind
     
  2. Ray Meketa

    Ray Meketa Well-Known Member

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    I have Vais brakes on my long range benchrest rifles and i bought them direct from Ron Bartlett. As far as I know they are standard in every way. Since NBRSA rules do not permit brakes that discharge gasses to the rear maybe that is what you had heard about??

    Ray