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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 9/4/2005 7:53:30 AM EDT
I installed this FF HG (link), but I'm not sure friction from the lock ring will be enough to keep the tube from turning. If I use lock-tite, which one and how do I break it loose if needed in the future?

I replaced a 20 inch heavy barrel and standard HGs with a govt. profile 20 inch barrel and the FF HG. The rifle feels much handier now.
Link Posted: 9/4/2005 8:14:47 AM EDT
I would use Blue Loc-Tite. Use a strap wrench to break it down in the future. Charles.
Link Posted: 9/4/2005 8:18:17 AM EDT
If the treads are very fine, use purple loctite. It is lower strength than blue. Degrease with alcohol first.

It is not really necessary though. It will hold without it.
Link Posted: 9/4/2005 11:20:52 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/4/2005 11:21:57 AM EDT by kells81]
LOL Sell it and buy a JP Tube. no really you prolly wont need it since it has the lockring,



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