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Posted: 9/13/2010 7:38:58 AM EDT
Does anyone know if a "AK74 style" muzzle break can be found for a Chinese Ak in 5.56 ???

Do I have to use the one for the AK's in 7.62x39 ? would it be even effective ?
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 7:41:49 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/15/2010 5:47:51 AM EDT by Stazi]
You can use the same AK-74 brake, but you just need to add the adapter to convert from the 24x1.5 RH threads on the break to 14x1 LH on the barrel.

A la:

http://www.copesdistributing.net/product_info.php?products_id=295
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 7:49:23 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/13/2010 7:57:57 AM EDT by Shung]
thx for the info. I will look into that !

So the AK74 muzzle break is wide enough to let a 5.56 through it ?

ETA: no AK74 brake on your website.. Will try to look for it somwhere else.. If you have any link at hand.. ;)


thx again !
Link Posted: 9/13/2010 7:52:56 AM EDT
Link Posted: 9/15/2010 5:47:10 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/15/2010 5:47:30 AM EDT by Stazi]
You could always just screw this one straight on - you wouldn't even need the adapter:
http://www.copesdistributing.net/product_info.php?products_id=422
Link Posted: 9/15/2010 7:20:53 AM EDT
It was meant to be mounted on a 7.62x39 AK...

do you think it would be sufficently efficient on a 5.56 ?
Link Posted: 9/15/2010 11:47:20 AM EDT
Yes, the AK74 brakes all have an opening large enough to allow a 7.62 bullet to pass through anyway.
Link Posted: 9/15/2010 2:17:20 PM EDT
I see !

thx a lot for the tips !
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