question on compensators

Discussion in 'GATE AR-15 Forum' started by tony45, Aug 14, 2011.

  1. tony45

    I'm interested in buying a comp. for my first ar 15 build. I really would like a balance of recoil reduction and not much noise increase. is a battle comp the way to go here? thanks for any replies or suggestions.
  2. Loading...

    Similar Threads Forum Date
    Question about compensators GATE AR-15 Forum Mar 24, 2011
    The media and accurate identification question... The Okie Corral Today at 11:15 AM
    Got some questions that only a few will be able to answer right off Introduction Forum Today at 10:54 AM
    2016 Subaru Outback: A couple of questions Car Forum Yesterday at 11:09 AM
    Magazine question - G26/27 General Glocking Saturday at 6:27 PM

  3. Constructor


    Not in my opinion.
    Comps or brakes that have a large internal diameter like the Battlecomp or FSC556 allow turbulant gases to get around the bullet and disrupt stability and flight.
    Efficient brakes have a bore diameter close .040-.060 larger than the bullet diameter.
    Any brake or comp that has large side ports most of which are square will be very loud.
    So the key would be to find a brake or comp that has a small bore and smaller top and side ports.

Share This Page

Duty Gear at CopsPlus