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While doing my tear down before squaring and drilling... With the removal of my booster the front barrel bearing and lock ring came off in one unit is this an issue do these items need to be disassembled. They are izzy units. Is the front barrel bearing and booster one unit?

Just another day in the life of a Wiley Coyote school of Gunsmithing cadet....:)
 

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I looked...

Yeah I looked on the inside it looks like it would be the one piece then Lobo because I don't see a break between where the bearing starts on the inside and the booster... Now when you talk about the orifice on the end which is what drives the barrel rearward it has a screw in orifice that is about a little bigger than a nickel that sized the booster down to .308 specs. Have you ever seen anything like that before... I'll try to post a picture tomorrow. I think you answered my question with a question, but I'll still post the pic tomorrow. Thanks for your time Lobo

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yep I got the...

Yep I have the top one the one piece all right. what puzzles me is the orifice in the end its almost like they used a thread insert to make the orifice smaller for the .308
 

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Here check....

Here check this out...

Does anyone else have a setup like this and what really is the purpose of being able to remove the orifice like this. Check out the attachment...
 

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Yeah

Yeah I figured they may have done something like that seems like it would be real conveinent too... To bad someone doesn't make the replaceable orifices for this type of booster so you could change the caliber on the fly... Think I'll try to get mine to back out to get the spec's on it in case I want to have orifices to fit the odd six and 8mm made. Are the odd six and 8mm the same? I figured someone else had one of these out there. Thanks Abwehr
 

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Yeah I know

Yeah I know Lobo
Just the point that it would be neat to be able to just swap out the orifice though... Yeah read the tutorial like well... Too many times my head hurts... Since were on that tact though did they make flash hiders for the .308 if not I think I'll pick one up in odd six then I can do both then with the exception of getting the other parts I would need for the conversion;)

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I'll try to...

I'll try to pull it out in the next couple of days and post a picture of it... Think I'll get a Flashider for the odd 6 then I'll have one of my conversion parts...
 

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Well...

Update: Soaked it in Break free. It spun right around and found out its not threaded must have been riveted in kind of like a tarp grommet type fashion... So I guess its not threaded bummer that would have been cool though...
 
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