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    Do I. Don't I?

    Looking at the Toby shoot later this year and thinking it could be good to get TR behind something with longer legs. Yes, I know that will probably mean she thrashes me by even more. Now she is pretty slight so wondering if I do get something bigger for her should I go to one of those nasty noise sharing brakes or stick with a suppressor?

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    I'm going to put a brake on my 243 for this years event



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    Not being a supporter of noise reducers, I think a loudner is the way to go.
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    Pleased you didn't mention @Rushy... oh buggar I did
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    Quote Originally Posted by gadgetman View Post
    Looking at the Toby shoot later this year and thinking it could be good to get TR behind something with longer legs. Yes, I know that will probably mean she thrashes me by even more. Now she is pretty slight so wondering if I do get something bigger for her should I go to one of those nasty noise sharing brakes or stick with a suppressor?

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    just wack a t2 on anything need muffs for the shoot anyway
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    No matter what the cartridge a decent brake will reduce much more recoil than any suppressor if you are recoil sensitive.

    As previously mentioned you will need muffs anyway

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    Quote Originally Posted by 199p View Post
    just wack a t2 on anything need muffs for the shoot anyway

    Quote Originally Posted by Kiwi Greg View Post
    No matter what the cartridge a decent brake will reduce much more recoil than any suppressor if you are recoil sensitive.

    As previously mentioned you will need muffs anyway
    Yeah. That's what I'm thinking. I don't think a quietener will knock back enough of the recoil for her if I go ahead with my evil plan.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gadgetman View Post
    Yeah. That's what I'm thinking. I don't think a quietener will knock back enough of the recoil for her if I go ahead with my evil plan.
    Do it bro
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    get a T2 from kiwigreg, they are awesome :-)
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    Maybe could get two brakes? Just to level the playing field a little.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gadgetman View Post
    Maybe could get two brakes? Just to level the playing field a little.
    Would only be fair....seeing as you are fairly slight yourself.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gadgetman View Post
    thinking it could be good to get TR behind something with longer legs.
    Took me a while and about three reads to work out what the hell you were on about. Must be a southerner thing! The problem with the cans is they run out of internal volume for more spent gasses whereas the break keeps deflecting and reducing recoil. One of the questions is will the increased muzzle blast and extra noise make the operator shoot worse, I know I shoot better with more recoil and less noise. My .338LM is a bitch of a thing for that, you feel it rather than hear it - the muzzle blast is unreal in a covered firing point.

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    If you want to get a brake get a brake of greg, whatever you do do not get a radial brake. They are shithouse
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rushy View Post
    Not being a supporter of noise reducers, I think a loudner is the way to go.
    Being an old deaf bastard like Rushy, it lets him know when he's pulled the trigger, suppressors all the way!
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