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Posted: 2/12/2002 2:50:09 PM EDT
Hey everyone, Brandnew here, been watching you all for about 2 years now and decided to "join the fray" as some would say it. Go easy on me. Questions for the informed, Some one please give me the low down on the A2 brake offered by KKF? My Bushmaster is brake less so do I need one?? And are the KKF A2's loud as other brakes out there?? Tell me about Olympic SS109 from Kieslers Online and Sportsman Guide??? I bought some but the Nato head stamp is nowhere on the casing?? What gives, is this Mil-Spec?? Thanks all Escapee
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[Last Edit: 2/12/2002 3:51:27 PM EDT by muzlblast]
Can't help you with the KKF brake but I have Wilsons on both my AR's and I'm extremely happy with them. Even though they advertise a three week turnaround I received both of mine (separate occassions) back in under ten days. By the way I have looked at Kurts brakes and think they look great. I am thinking about trying one on my next AR. Check out the Wilsons @ www.wilsoncombat.com Good luck and welcome! [50]
Link Posted: 2/12/2002 4:12:15 PM EDT
If the ss109 doesn't have the nato headstamp, it's not mil-spec surplus ammo. This does not mean it's not mil-spec, only that it was not manufactured under military (of any nato member) contract.
Link Posted: 2/12/2002 5:06:01 PM EDT
Welcome Aboard! [beer]
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Link Posted: 2/12/2002 9:04:43 PM EDT
Welcome aboard. If you were female, you would have had 10 times the responses
Link Posted: 2/12/2002 9:11:59 PM EDT
First: Welcome to the madhou----uh, board! And second: Give a thought to a Smith Compensator-it is really effective, but be prepared for a muzzle flash (with a 14.5 or 16-inch barrel) that will really draw stares at the range!
Link Posted: 2/12/2002 9:51:39 PM EDT
Ok, it's a Bushmaster standard 20incher HB, would like the GI look but am wondering if I should just leave it alone??? Have not fired it yet so I do not know the sound difference compared to the same rifle with a brake...Man an A2 Birdcage would be cool.. So I have three 30/45 thermolds and non lock into magwell without locking and releasing charging bolt yet my USGI's lock perfectly.. Anyone else notice this with thermolds?? I love carrots Thanks Escapee
Link Posted: 2/12/2002 9:56:18 PM EDT
Originally Posted By Escapee: I love carrots Thanks Escapee
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Beat me by how much?
Link Posted: 2/12/2002 10:03:51 PM EDT
Ah, well...for a 20-incher, I'd say go with Kurt's Kustom, then. Can't say about the mags, though, because I only used USGI. Here's a hint: go shopping for mags at Army/Navy stores; a lot of the people there will have no clue what the mags are worth, and will let you have 'em cheap. I bought 12 of 'em for $5 apiece when I first got my Bushmaster.
Link Posted: 2/12/2002 10:34:08 PM EDT
and don't try to mount a cheapo Bushnell scope on an SKS...the recoil breaks all the little lenses inside loose...turned a scope into a baby rattle. Oh yeah, welcome.
Link Posted: 2/12/2002 10:38:58 PM EDT
Welcome fellow Alaskan! Where are you located?
Link Posted: 2/12/2002 10:46:11 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/12/2002 10:48:14 PM EDT by jtw2]
muzzle brake? for what? Jeezus christ we are shooting .223! Is your shoulder REALLY so tender? Forget a muzzle break! This isn't a .50 bmg! (edited cause I'm drunk and can't type....)
Link Posted: 2/12/2002 10:47:23 PM EDT
oh yeah...welcome and all that shit...
Link Posted: 2/12/2002 11:03:08 PM EDT
Originally Posted By Escapee: I love carrots Thanks Escapee
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Okay. Welcome back?
Link Posted: 2/13/2002 3:01:01 AM EDT
We need to know where you stand... Is shoving the answer or pushing? [:P]
Link Posted: 2/13/2002 4:05:43 AM EDT
I had a strange feeling you loved carrots.... Welcome back [newbie] [b]not![/b] Hope ya last more than an hour this time.....
Link Posted: 2/13/2002 12:42:14 PM EDT
You guys are funny, like I said been watching for 2 years or more. Never signed up. I see the carrots comments all the time and thought I would throw it in. You got a newbie here boys so be gentle. Anyways glad to be apart of AR15.com, this should be fun. Later Escapee
Link Posted: 2/13/2002 12:45:10 PM EDT
Pushing, shoving?
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Link Posted: 2/14/2002 3:00:57 AM EDT
Originally Posted By Escapee: Pushing, shoving?
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