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Posted: 7/1/2003 6:34:04 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/1/2003 6:37:46 AM EDT by jayman03]
This is kinda funny. I recently picked up a muzzle brake for my AR. It attached like a glove being held in with 5 set screws. Screwed em down tight, loc tited them in. Sunday I go out to the outdoor range. First shot, fine. Second shot, the brake flies off. A round never hit the brake, it looks like it just got sucked off. Is there a special way to mount it? The only thing i could think of is making tiny indentations into the barrel where the set screws would go. Any suggestions?
Link Posted: 7/1/2003 11:30:23 AM EDT
I've never found the recoil of an AR so offensive that I thought it needed a muzzle brake - nor do I like all the noise that comes with them. If it were me, I'd throw it away... Just My Opinion!
Link Posted: 7/2/2003 10:24:31 PM EDT
JM, Short of turning a groove near the muzzle you're going to have this problem. Why not thread the barrel and PA a muzzle brake? Gotta agree with LRP.
Link Posted: 7/2/2003 10:42:38 PM EDT
Link Posted: 7/3/2003 6:39:47 AM EDT
Sounds like what I will probably do. Thanks for the help guys.
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