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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 2/18/2006 11:42:11 PM EST
Does it work to shorten and rethread a chrome-lined barrel or will I have problems with it??
Link Posted: 2/19/2006 2:06:29 AM EST
[Last Edit: 2/19/2006 2:08:33 AM EST by usagold]
I have done it. I took a 20 inch down to a 14 1/2. Had to reloacte the gas port and the front sight.. I ran in to no troubles cutting it down. Went slow took my time and all went well/

and yes it was for a SBR
Link Posted: 2/19/2006 2:31:13 AM EST
I sould also add that if you cut down the barrel you might have to open the gas port up a little
Link Posted: 2/19/2006 10:24:42 PM EST
Link Posted: 2/20/2006 7:48:53 AM EST
Thanks for the replies. I had heard that there may be a problem with the chrome flaking off after it was crowned. Thanks for clearing that up.
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