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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 4/3/2006 4:32:25 PM EST
I assumed my new-old-stock Bushie upper (Dissipator)had a 14.5" barrel with a permanent brake. But the barrel measure 16" to where the brake is pinned on. Asked the guy I bought it from, said he had Bushmaster press it on at the factory.
Sooo.. there should be no problem removing the brake & dummy FSB and having the barrel threaded......correct??

No legal issues I mean. Removing the brake and FSB will probably involve a Dremel and threading the barrel will be gunsmith work?

I'll prbably just shoot it as-is for now, but wouldn't mind cleaning the front-end up a little and going to a free-float rail eventually.

Anyone run into a similar situation with a post-ban Dissipator?

Heres the gun...not a good pic of the barrel though.

Link Posted: 4/3/2006 5:17:49 PM EST
Call Bushmaster before you fuck it up.
Link Posted: 4/3/2006 7:52:18 PM EST
Link below tells you how to do it.


Link Posted: 4/3/2006 7:53:13 PM EST
[Last Edit: 4/3/2006 7:54:14 PM EST by sylwesterski]
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