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Would you buy a removeable compensator for the XD

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Interested in a compensator for the XD? *PICS* Plus Contest!

18048 Views 64 Replies 31 Participants Last post by  MFahmy
A design is in the works, and a prototype has been made, for a compensator that requires no barrel modification, has a unique mounting method that requires no permanent modification to the XD, would be user removeable, work on either 4 or 5 inch models. just would like to get an indication of how popular this would be with the group, and if interested, get a concensus as to were a reasonable price could be set. it would add weight to the front of the gun, reduce muzzle flip considerably, and not interfer or permanently alter any of the guns functions. i cant post any pictures at this point, nor can i elaborate quite yet on the mounting method. but let me say....it looks very sweet on the gun, is incredibly easy to both put on and remove, and from the looks of things is incredibly efficient in reducing muzzle flip.
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Stuff like this, like most male hobbies, often depends on one thing: does it look cool? I'm skeptical how well the XD would look with a compensator, it's a bit of a busy gun already.

That said i'm a nut for compensators, i've made a few myself. I'd love to see ANY accessories out for the XD, I think everyone would. However the devil's in the details.
Mounted on the accessory rail, i'd be concerned that the bore of the compensator wouldn't be concentric with the muzzle, which could effect accuracy.

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