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Posted: 9/9/2004 8:38:48 PM EST
Question regarding a HBAR and attatching a flash hider. Will the whole barrel have to be turned down or can i just have the barrel threaded and add the hider. I dont want the barrel to be fatter than the hider and figured you guys would know.

Link Posted: 9/9/2004 8:40:09 PM EST
Barrel is the same size or larger in all respects, it is not normal to turn it down when threading, except where the threads go.
Link Posted: 9/9/2004 8:45:55 PM EST
What i am wondering will it look normal with a flash hider and an HBAR or do i need to purchase a standard size barrel and then add the hider for cosmetic reasons. I know it will fit once its threaded but will it look ok.
Link Posted: 9/9/2004 10:01:07 PM EST
The hider will look fine. Govt profile bbls. are smaller diameter UNDER the handguard. From the FSB forward, HBAR and Govt. profile are the same size.
Link Posted: 9/9/2004 10:13:45 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/9/2004 10:16:32 PM EST by timeless]
When you say Gov't profile, I assume you mean the Gov't carbine lt bbl. It has a smaller profile
all the way up to the FH. Looks alot like a SP1 bbl. The profile is smaller then the A2FH, with a HBAR it is close to the same and
looks better IMO.
Link Posted: 9/10/2004 6:34:33 AM EST
Great thats the info i was looking for thanks fella's.
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