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#7183353 - 05/30/18 01:29 AM Barrel Fluting
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Just sent my match grade Wilson Combat 6.8 spc barrel to Carl at Kampfeld Custom. He trimmed 5.7oz w/spiral fluting. Carl is a great guy to deal with. Communication was great and turnaround was only 12 days w/shipping both ways. Highly recommend him. Price was very fair also!!! Can see a pic at photos/finally finished my 6.8


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#7183415 - 05/30/18 06:52 AM Re: Barrel Fluting [Re: easttxhoghunter]
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He did one for me. Great job, fast turn around, easy to work with.
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#7183447 - 05/30/18 07:28 AM Re: Barrel Fluting [Re: easttxhoghunter]
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did you shoot it before you sent it off?
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#7183494 - 05/30/18 08:16 AM Re: Barrel Fluting [Re: easttxhoghunter]
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No sir it was brand new, but it did shoot great when I got it back. up


Maybe that question was for the OP?


Edited by GLC (05/30/18 08:18 AM)
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#7183540 - 05/30/18 08:48 AM Re: Barrel Fluting [Re: easttxhoghunter]
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Recently sent 3 barrels there. Very nice work

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#7183567 - 05/30/18 09:04 AM Re: Barrel Fluting [Re: GLC]
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Originally Posted By: GLC
He did one for me. Great job, fast turn around, easy to work with.


Yup.

Next time I need one fluted, I will not even shop around for someone else to do it. Off to Kampfield it will go.
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#7183615 - 05/30/18 09:40 AM Re: Barrel Fluting [Re: easttxhoghunter]
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Yeah, directed at the OP..
Did you shoot the barrel before it was sent off, i.e., a before and after accuracy test.

I had a buddy that wrecked a 6.8 barrel by having two much taken off..
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#7183686 - 05/30/18 10:57 AM Re: Barrel Fluting [Re: easttxhoghunter]
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you made the right decision. Karl is magic on a machine

weather you shot it first, makes no difference.




He did the barrel, bolt and bolt knob, installed a Jewell Trigger and bedded my Rem. 700 5R. Gun shoots very good and mayor coming up on the classifieds soon, Big Fitz has his eye on it bolt
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#7183695 - 05/30/18 11:08 AM Re: Barrel Fluting [Re: Buzzsaw]
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What is that little thing on he end?

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#7183743 - 05/30/18 11:49 AM Re: Barrel Fluting [Re: ccoker]
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Originally Posted By: ccoker
Yeah, directed at the OP..
Did you shoot the barrel before it was sent off, i.e., a before and after accuracy test.

I had a buddy that wrecked a 6.8 barrel by having two much taken off..


The one he did for me started out at 26" Bull barrel, weighed 6 pounds. When I got it back, I had it cut to 22" and very deep spiral fluting, it weighed about 4 pounds. Accuracy was great.
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#7184002 - 05/30/18 04:13 PM Re: Barrel Fluting [Re: Brother in-law]
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Originally Posted By: Brother in-law
What is that little thing on he end?


a Vais muzzle break want to buy it?
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#7185145 - 05/31/18 05:13 PM Re: Barrel Fluting [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Originally Posted By: Brother in-law
What is that little thing on he end?


a Vais muzzle break want to buy it?


Negative

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