from the gunsmiths or anyone who knows more than myself,
what changes besides barrel length is neccessary to go from a rifle barrel to dissipator?
and if a gunsmith is required,
what cost am i looking at?
any recommended gunsmiths on this board?
The only difference between a rifle and a Dissipator is the barrel and gas tube. The Dissipator requires a carbine gas tube instead of a rifle one.
If you buy the right tools, you could swap barrels yourself in well under a half an hour. You'll need:
If you'd rather send it off, I'd recommend ADCO.
Not if he gets a dissy that has the carbine gas system. The cut-down 20" barrels are the ones that might need gas port work.