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Which end of the shroud is threaded? The gas block end or the muzzle end? I was hoping that you could cut the shroud and still use it with the comp but it didn’t look that way from pics I saw. My vr is still sitting at the shop since they don’t do transfers on the weekend. Ugh!
It's threaded back at the handguard so you would just trim it back to expose the threads of the barrel

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36 minutes ago, IntenseImage said:

It's threaded back at the handguard so you would just trim it back to expose the threads of the barrel

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Until I figured out the thread and how to cut it, I was going to do the same thing.  I didn't want to since there does not seem to be a factory replacement available.

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"Doesnt allow room for a compensator"? Well what in the hell is the point of that?


Apparently I need to learn to read


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Im wondering why ... The thread are out there under the shroud. I wonder if it's because of the handguard nut. If you cut a shroud down it should be fine

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Also anyone tried the ultra low recoil 900 fps shot shells?
I did years ago when I had a JM930. It ran them.

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Im wondering why ... The thread are out there under the shroud. I wonder if it's because of the handguard nut. If you cut a shroud down it should be fine

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Yeah maybe I’ll just let it show up and see what can be done with it.


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Took my brand new VR80 to the range this morning and used Remington game Load (1 oz, 1290 FPS) for breaking in.  Took about 80 rounds for the gun to eject and cycle reliably.  Had to significantly lower the front sight post for the gun to shoot point of aim at 50 yards using slug.  The factory MOD choke throws a tighter pattern than the MOD choke from my Beretta 1301 Comp at 25 yards.  The big surprise was that I could not mount my Aimpoint Pro with Scalar Leap mount because the rail on the gun is too wide.

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I tried herter’s 1oz 1060fps and they will not cycle the VR-80.  I really wish they would work because they are super soft. Even with the Taccom buffer and a cut carbine spring, they are a no-go.  Maybe if you drilled out the gas ports.  

5 hours ago, AverageJoeShooting said:

Also anyone tried the ultra low recoil 900 fps shot shells?

 

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Anybody running or making an aluminum comp ?
The RIA ones are alum

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Just now, AverageJoeShooting said:

Uh I've got a 3 port aluminum comp someone made for me

How can i get one and how much 

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The VR80 continues to do it's job ... When I manage to do mine



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I was unaware the RIA were aluminum 
That's why they use that steel adapter ... Continued removal of alum comp from steel barrel will wear threads over time leading to potential baffle strikes

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19 minutes ago, IntenseImage said:

The VR80 continues to do it's job ... When I manage to do mine
 

 


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mag dropping out first shot=describes my average Monday morning

 

does your pistol have a comp on it? 

also i think its awesome that your whole family shoots

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mag dropping out first shot=describes my average Monday morning
 
does your pistol have a comp on it? 
also i think its awesome that your whole family shoots


I was damn sure it was locked in too. Notice how it didn't happen again ...

It's a ported barrel

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short comp and magwell ordered today. Im gonna drill it out like Tim Ubl did his ..

 

Taccom recoil buffer on the way also...

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8 hours ago, Underwood said:

How can i get one and how much 

I'm the one making them.  They come with a handguard nut, locking nut, spacer and the comp.  PM me for price and availability.

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Todays mods by Benny Hill

Handstop on handgaurd 

 

 

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