Gas port question (shortened 16" barrel)

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Gas port question (shortened 16" barrel)

Post by Hooz » Mon Nov 26, 2012 3:45 pm

I am toying with the idea of having one of your 16" 300 BLK barrels shortened so I can pin/weld one of my suppressor mounts to bring it up to 16" total length. I was going to get one of your 14.7" barrels, but I don't think that will get me there with my muzzle device.

Would I need to resize the gas port if I'm only shortening it an inch or so? I guess a better question is, are the gas ports on your 16" barrels the same as they are on your 14.7" barrels?
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Re: Gas port question (shortened 16" barrel)

Post by WilsonCombatRep » Sat Dec 01, 2012 6:21 pm

The 16" gas port is larger than the 14.7" gas port so you may want to use a heavy buffer if that what you decide to do.
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