Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
bso2212, MolonLabeTX, Anthony Gruber, ah196, fishtacos
61277 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 79757
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 43984
BOBO the Clown 41529
BMD 40584
Big Orn 37484
bill oxner 35329
txshntr 34109
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 31043
facebook
Forum Stats
61277 Members
46 Forums
418862 Topics
5785311 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#5878285 - 08/14/15 09:13 AM Dead Air Sandman L arrived
Dien Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 08/16/12
Posts: 447
Loc: Grand Prairie
Picked up my Dead Air Sandman L from Capitol Armory last week. Went out to the range to range and tried it on Saturday, it was measuring 103F at the range in the shade.

Mounted it on my Remington 700 308. Shot with just brake to re-zero it first. First shot with suppressor was .1 mil up and left. Not bad! Didn't think about doing another shot to see where it landed though, not sure of a cold suppressor is the same as cold bore.

I left my rear bag at home so had to use the first aid kit bag that came with my car. I was able to shoot .5 MOA using 168gr FGMM at 100 yards and should be able to do better next time with proper bag and maybe not as much sweat in my eyes.

It was quiet and the guys at the range were impressed. Didn't get to try it without ear muffs as it was busy. I don't have another rifle suppressor yet to compare it to besides an Osprey on 300Blk.

One thing I couldn't do was test repeatability with taking the can on and off. Forgot to bring gloves.


Top
#5879658 - 08/15/15 09:56 AM Re: Dead Air Sandman L arrived [Re: Dien]
BassCat'99 Online   happy
Tracker

Registered: 02/15/13
Posts: 976
Loc: Stratford Texas
give us a review on this please. my phone has a sound app, see if you could do a with and with out test to get an idea of db drop.
_________________________
TS

Top
#5880065 - 08/15/15 04:20 PM Re: Dead Air Sandman L arrived [Re: Dien]
Murphscout Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 10/25/08
Posts: 1589
Loc: Marble Falls, TX
What is that sound ap ?

Top
#5880514 - 08/15/15 10:11 PM Re: Dead Air Sandman L arrived [Re: Dien]
BassCat'99 Online   happy
Tracker

Registered: 02/15/13
Posts: 976
Loc: Stratford Texas
It's an Android app called Sound Meter from Smart Tools
_________________________
TS

Top
#5880563 - 08/15/15 11:23 PM Re: Dead Air Sandman L arrived [Re: Dien]
Murphscout Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 10/25/08
Posts: 1589
Loc: Marble Falls, TX
Thanks

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide