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#6198953 - 02/25/16 02:39 PM Cut and Thread a barrel that's fluted????
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I'm thinking about grabbing a .22/250 or .243 and cutting it down to 16" to run my can on. I saw a Mossberg .22/250 in the classifieds that is fluted. Can you cut/thread a fluted barrel?
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#6198961 - 02/25/16 02:45 PM Re: Cut and Thread a barrel that's fluted???? [Re: TCB]
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If the barrel is already fluted, you can not chop the barrel off in the flutes and thread it in the flutes. I've spoken to gunsmith's about this in the past. If the flutes stop before the area you want to cut it at, it will be fine.
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#6199116 - 02/25/16 04:26 PM Re: Cut and Thread a barrel that's fluted???? [Re: TCB]
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Tony has done it in the past, its a pain in the rear though.

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#6199148 - 02/25/16 04:43 PM Re: Cut and Thread a barrel that's fluted???? [Re: TCB]
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I can raise the flutes to flush with some TIG welding. peep
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#6199642 - 02/25/16 09:39 PM Re: Cut and Thread a barrel that's fluted???? [Re: TCB]
ChAsiNg DreAmZz. Offline
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It can be done..... Robert at Alamo just cut my 22-250 Sendero down and I had it threaded also for my can. Turned out great, give him a call.

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#6199643 - 02/25/16 09:40 PM Re: Cut and Thread a barrel that's fluted???? [Re: FiremanJG]
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Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
I can raise the flutes to flush with some TIG welding. peep


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#6199687 - 02/25/16 10:20 PM Re: Cut and Thread a barrel that's fluted???? [Re: TCB]
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Originally Posted By: TCB
I'm thinking about grabbing a .22/250 or .243 and cutting it down to 16" to run my can on. I saw a Mossberg .22/250 in the classifieds that is fluted. Can you cut/thread a fluted barrel?


give me a call. It can be done and the thread protector blended to match.

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