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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 3/7/2006 4:13:50 AM EDT
Ok, I feel silly for asking, but I need some help. No matter how I install this flash hider, the closed port always ends up facing the right side of the my rifle. Is there some trick to getting it to line up?
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 4:33:33 AM EDT
Are you using a peel or crush washer?
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 4:37:38 AM EDT
The crush washer that came with it.
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 5:14:58 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/7/2006 5:15:29 AM EDT by comp1911]
How hard are you cranking on it?

At first it's hard to turn but once the washer starts to crush it goes a bit better. A set of barrel vise jaws helps. Just crank it till it times.
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 5:33:41 AM EDT
Ok, so once I get it tight I'll still have to turn it 3/4 of a turn? I guess I didn't realize that, thanks alot.
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 5:47:09 AM EDT
Yup.
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 6:07:57 AM EDT
tighten and loosen a few times with each tighten going a little further, it helps the crushwasher "give" a little smoother
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 7:08:21 AM EDT
Ok thanks.
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