recoil brake

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recoil brake

[′rē‚kȯil ‚brāk]
(ordnance)
That part of the recoil mechanism that actually absorbs the energy of recoil and stops the rearward movement of the recoiling parts.
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The Omega 30 arrives with a 5/8x24 direct-thread mount, a fast-attach Active Spring Retention mount complete with a Specwar ASR muzzle brake, and an Anchor Brake.
While the muzzle brake and great Geissele Super 3-Gun trigger of that rifle made it a joy to shoot, running from position to position with a nearly 8-pound muzzle-heavy rifle was not fun.
Seems quite a few howitzers have been round with loose muzzle brakes lately, t hat can result in damage to the muzzle brake key.
7 N N Muzzle brake Yes Yes Yes Y Effective range Magazine 10-20 20 rounds 10 rounds 10 rounds rounds Weight 4.
While I did not have an opportunity to shoot them side by side I'm told that the recoil of this new lighter gun with the muzzle brake is actually a bit less than the standard model tipped with a simple flash hider.
rifles will be equipped with the Dead Air Keymount combination muzzle brake and suppressor mount, designed for the attachment of the Dead Air Sandman suppressor.
Limited Tenders are invited for Muzzle Brake Of 155Mm Fh Gun
In the meantime, both sides agree, SIG Sauer will send the ATF a sample of its muzzle brake for review and the ATF will issue a ruling, its third, by Aug.
The TrackingPoint XS1, a 338 Lapua Magnum with 27" barrel, AAC muzzle brake, 6-35X zoom and Tag, Track, Xact (TM) precision up to 1,200 yards firing 300 grain Sierra Match King ammunition.
The most recent version of the semi-automatic rifles of the company, the M107A1, was announced in early 2011 and has been developed with large use of titanium, this materiel is used both for the barrel and for the muzzle brake.
The breech block is part of the M119A2's cannon assembly, along with the muzzle brake, cannon tube and breech.
It is not tipped with the standard HK-pattern flash hider, but rather a muzzle brake of Century's own design, which the purists will hate.