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Posted: 3/28/2001 6:09:26 PM EST
Link Posted: 3/28/2001 6:32:40 PM EST
[#1]
BTT




muzzle breaks are loud and dont do anything for the flash other than diverting it some.If you shoot at night/low light with a muzzle break and to a greater extent a straight,plain post-ban barrel you will lose your night vision and will be blinded momentarily causing you [at least in my case] to lose your sight picture.Flash-hiders like the vortex from what I understand completly elimenate the seen muzzle flash.I hear phantoms are pretty good too,but the only experince I have is with the A-1 birdcage and I liked it.IS it worth it?...... only you can answer that question for yourself, me personaly I am looking at buying a pre-ban for the flash hider and collapsibe stock.Whatever you decide  just keep it legal [:)]
Link Posted: 3/28/2001 6:36:57 PM EST
[#2]
Stay with your set-up it simple and works , especially for your needs .

I've found that the AK brake is the best at reducing recoil and muzzle flip which in turns allows better accuracy and recovery .

Link Posted: 3/28/2001 6:38:01 PM EST
[#3]
I wouldn't.
I think the AK is a great brake.
Better use of your money would be a long upper.
They have to be some nice post ban flash hiders out there.
[sniper]
Link Posted: 3/28/2001 6:44:56 PM EST
[#4]
Link Posted: 3/29/2001 6:24:50 AM EST
[#5]
Link Posted: 3/31/2001 2:35:40 PM EST
[#6]
Link Posted: 3/31/2001 2:48:50 PM EST
[#7]
pre ban aint worth it just for flash supressor, unless you plan to use night vision equipment on it.
Link Posted: 3/31/2001 3:45:15 PM EST
[#8]
Best reading on the subject I've found was on "snipercountry.com".
 Long story short is you're better off with a clean muzzle so you can clean the crown and low-flash ammo produces less of a flash "halo" than a flash-hider.  The instructor called the comps and hiders "muzzle flash enhancers..."
 Read it for yourself, I didn't make it up.
Link Posted: 4/1/2001 9:08:47 AM EST
[#9]
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