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    03-05-2019, 04:38 PM
    Longer may reduce the muzzle velocity. I'm using the 36" M2 aircraft barrel. The other option is the 48" land barrel. I believe from what I have seen...
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    03-03-2019, 07:27 PM
    Been busy lately and just getting back to this. I did some searching, watched some videos and reading and have decided to make the brake rectangular,...
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    02-28-2019, 09:14 AM
    LOL, I never thought about Brake vs Break. Oh well. thanks for pointing that out. I will try muzzle brake and report back.
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    02-27-2019, 09:33 AM
    In a thread in the past I said I am building a 50 BMG bolt action rifle of my own design. I have a question about muzzle break designs. Most of the...
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    02-27-2019, 09:23 AM
    Carld replied to a thread Coarse thread vs fine thread in General
    WOW, thanks to all the engineers that have posted the interesting data. This has turned out to be more than I expected. It has answered a lot of...
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    02-25-2019, 07:55 PM
    Carld replied to a thread Coarse thread vs fine thread in General
    This has been interesting. Yes, I believe the second post answered the question but the rest of the posts have explained a lot of detail. Some things...
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    02-24-2019, 08:13 PM
    Carld replied to a thread Home Shop .50 cal... in Gunsmithing
    Beautiful rifle. I can see a lot of hours of design and machining in it. It's a masterpiece for sure.
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    02-24-2019, 07:57 PM
    Carld replied to a thread Coarse thread vs fine thread in General
    PStechPaul, Those were very interesting articles. The consensus seems to be that coarse threads are stronger overall than fine threads as well as...
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    02-24-2019, 04:46 PM
    Carld replied to a thread Coarse thread vs fine thread in General
    Peter, for the reason of fine threads holding torque longer than coarse. I have experienced that as others have. In your first post I don't know why...
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    02-24-2019, 12:37 PM
    You are going to have to read every word in this completely at least once and better twice or more to comprehend what I am asking and give a good...
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worked as an industrial electrician, welder, job shop machinist
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