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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 4/6/2006 8:29:28 PM EST
I am looking for a lightweight 20" barrel. Not so much the government profile ones, Anyone know where to find one?
Link Posted: 4/6/2006 8:34:05 PM EST
What twist do you want?
Link Posted: 4/6/2006 8:52:09 PM EST
1:9 But I am open minded.
Link Posted: 4/8/2006 10:57:29 AM EST
[Last Edit: 4/8/2006 10:58:06 AM EST by LesBaer45]
If you want a lightweight barrel, then I'm thinking you are going to have to:
1. Have one turned town (1/9)
2. Settle for a (1/12) pencil barrel if you can still find one

I've been looking for a lightweight (pencil barrel) in 1/9 for a long time. So far I've come up empty.

I've noticed that the 16in lightweights are making a comeback so there maybe some hope for a 20 in the future.
Link Posted: 4/9/2006 2:11:14 PM EST
[Last Edit: 4/9/2006 2:12:14 PM EST by billclo]
Another option is to buy one of the ABS carbon fiber barrels. While they have a heavier profile, they claim to be as light as a super-lightweight barrel. But they are PRICEY. Depends on your budget, and whether you want the light weight or thin barrel appearance.

You might ask ADCO about turning a barrel down for you. I think they do such work...
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