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Posted: 12/27/2003 11:08:44 PM EDT
Looks very nice! I'm getting one as soon as they come out with the slip-on version...


www.bushmaster.com/shopping/brakes/iz-102660-prbf.asp
Link Posted: 12/27/2003 11:28:05 PM EDT
I'm going to roll the dice, and wait for September. If the AWB goes away, I'll get the threaded, if not THEN the slip on.
Link Posted: 12/27/2003 11:42:01 PM EDT
What the hell are the circular grooves for? And I mean for all falsh hider / muzzle reak units with all the circular grooves, are they functional for cooling or just for collecting more crap to clean out or WHAT?
Link Posted: 12/27/2003 11:47:18 PM EDT
Probably just for looks. It probably looked stupid with smooth sides so they textured it.
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 5:59:46 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/28/2003 6:02:59 AM EDT by _DR]
Is it just me, or are the circular grooves meant to emulate the Phantom? [img]http://www.cmmginc.com/cmmg_images/tbl_images/accessories_images/Phantom_Hider.jpg[/img] as to why the Phantom has them:
more surface area = faster cooling
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, would seem the only logical reason I can see.
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 6:01:29 AM EDT
Correct, correct, and correct!
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 6:08:31 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/28/2003 6:09:09 AM EDT by _DR]
Originally Posted By Lockedon: Looks very nice! I'm getting one as soon as they come out with the slip-on version... [url]http://www.bushmaster.com/shopping/brakes/iz-102660-prbf.asp[/url]
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My slip on brakes became projectile devices after vibrating loose, despite repeated torquing and loctite. I am a screw-on, blind pin and welded over brake kind of guy now. I don't see any reason why the brake pictured here couldn't be threaded, blind pinned, and the pin welded over. Looks ready to go!
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 6:28:16 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/28/2003 6:30:12 AM EDT by AKsRule]
Originally Posted By _DR: Is it just me, or are the circular grooves meant to emulate the Phantom?
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Ding Ding! We have a winner. It's made by Yankee Hill FOR Bushmaster of course. The question is HOW CLOSE is it in performance to a Vortex/Phantom? [img]http://compjrk.home.mindspring.com/YHM28.gif[/img] [img]http://compjrk.home.mindspring.com/YHM29.gif[/img]
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 8:19:57 AM EDT
looks nice
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 9:41:27 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/28/2003 9:42:06 AM EDT by 2minkey]
Originally Posted By AKsRule:
Originally Posted By _DR: Is it just me, or are the circular grooves meant to emulate the Phantom?
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Ding Ding! We have a winner. It's made by Yankee Hill FOR Bushmaster of course. The question is HOW CLOSE is it in performance to a Vortex/Phantom? [url]http://compjrk.home.mindspring.com/YHM28.gif[/url] [url]http://compjrk.home.mindspring.com/YHM29.gif[/url]
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apple:orange brake:flash suppressor unless you mean a more subtle "how much can we suppress without ATF blowing a nut."
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 10:10:34 AM EDT
SO can I take off my mini Y comp and put that new guy on a post ban rifle??
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 10:55:07 AM EDT
What is wrong with mini Y-Comp ( just got mine installed)[>]:)] Finnsniper
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 11:10:19 AM EDT
Why not send it to KKF (Kurts Kustom, in the industry section), he can thread your barrel use a crush washer and then blind pin it for permanent installation all post ban legal.
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 11:15:09 AM EDT
K2 sports (sponsor ont his board)will also do it if you live in DFW area - they did mine.
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 11:29:59 AM EDT
Originally Posted By gotm4: Why not send it to KKF (Kurts Kustom, in the industry section), he can thread your barrel use a crush washer and then blind pin it for permanent installation all post ban legal.
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It's cheaper than KKF A3 brake. I've also heard from several members of this board that he's a busy guy and has a long turn-around time.
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 12:03:05 PM EDT
Originally Posted By 2minkey: apple:orange brake:flash suppressor unless you mean a more subtle "how much can we suppress without ATF blowing a nut."
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Yep that's what I meant [:D]
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 12:24:42 PM EDT
Originally Posted By Finn: What is wrong with mini Y-Comp ( just got mine installed)[>]:)] Finnsniper
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[size=6]BLAM!!! BLAM!!! BLAM!!![/size=6]
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 12:25:55 PM EDT
Originally Posted By Finn: What is wrong with mini Y-Comp ( just got mine installed)[>]:)]
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It's obnoxiously loud. [:O]
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 12:42:30 PM EDT
Don't know how it well will reduce climb, but I think it takes #1 in looks. KZ
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 3:01:16 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/28/2003 3:01:53 PM EDT by 1179]
bushmaster izzybreak [img]http://www.bushmaster.com/shopping/brakes/Images/iz-102660-prbf.jpg[/img]
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 8:54:00 PM EDT
as far as brakes go, that one is sweet. I wonder what the noise signature is like?
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 9:03:43 PM EDT
I got the newer closed in phantom supressor permanetly attached,I cant see this being better for the same price.
Link Posted: 12/28/2003 9:41:48 PM EDT
The phantom FS is a weed catcher just like the 3 prong.
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