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Posted: 9/19/2004 5:29:01 AM EDT
I just found out about this Bulgarian flash suppressor: www.k-var.com/product.asp?0=216&1=234&3=574 and since recoil is already so mild w/the 5.45 do I keep the AK-74 brake on my SEAKs or do I get the flash suppressor just for S&G and to piss off the anti's?
Link Posted: 9/19/2004 5:34:50 AM EDT
Ah get both....
Link Posted: 9/19/2004 6:24:26 AM EDT
Link Posted: 9/19/2004 6:27:22 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/19/2004 6:45:32 AM EDT by Tomac]

Originally Posted By CAMPYBOB:
the original ak74 brake is cataloged as a "flame extinguisher".

not that the 5.45 needs much of a 'brake', i still prefer it for full auto fire. that...and i ain't very 'tactical'. i do not shoot at night and i actually enjoy the fireball my rifles make.

Thanks, Campy! I was leaning that way anyway since the flash from the '74 brake hasn't bothered me before but now I have a tactical light on my SEAK for use in our night matches and was wondering if I'd see any significant/practical difference between the muzzle brake & flash suppressor.
Link Posted: 9/19/2004 7:47:29 AM EDT
Link Posted: 9/19/2004 8:19:15 AM EDT
I have that suppressor on my plum and wood stocked 74's. The side folder is wearing the 4-piece krinkov supp. that is displayed on the same page. If someone wants to post pics for me, you can see how "EVIL" they look. On a side note it seems my check for gold membership is setting on someone's desk, MIA or maybe I'm not worthy of being a member.
Link Posted: 9/19/2004 8:23:38 AM EDT

Originally Posted By Jicky:
Ah get both....

Ok, Now what?

Link Posted: 9/19/2004 8:26:47 AM EDT
Is there a perceptible difference in recoil between the muzzle brake and flash suppressor? Much difference in muzzle flash?
Link Posted: 9/19/2004 8:42:16 AM EDT
The recoil between the two is really no different, the only thing I have really noticed is when shooting under trees the leaves are blown around a great deal with the FS when it pushes the gasses up rapidly. I have not shot them at nite as my "lease" won't allow shooting after dark. But with as much force as the leaves are blown around I would assume it's a very effective flash hider. I will have to go shoot around dusk and just see what happens...
Link Posted: 9/19/2004 8:42:54 AM EDT
Nice guns Kevin....
Link Posted: 9/19/2004 9:11:15 AM EDT
Thanks, I revived them from the dead myself...
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