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Wildalaska
August 6, 2008, 08:22 PM
Just got one in from Zak Smith.. we are putting it on a Blaser .22 Rifle and on his advice, we bought the short can.

It weighs virtually nothing. The customer couldnt stand the pressure of waiting, so we screwed it on to a Ruger Mk II pistol, which normally has a Gemtech Outback II.

Shot them side by side. Unscientifically (meaning ear wise), Zaks is noticeably quieter first shot and thereafter.

If you want a can for your .22 (or centerfire), Zaks is the way to go, even forgetting about tha fact that he is a member here and will make sure you get the best service.

www.thunderbeastarms.com

WildkudosAlaska ™

David Hineline
August 7, 2008, 02:26 AM
According to specs, it's heavier than the Outback II or the AAC Pilot so they must really be light then.

Zak Smith
August 7, 2008, 11:34 AM
Thanks, Wildalaska. Glad you like it.

There are lots of good rimfire cans out there, no question. There is some feature differentiation in the field, so a person can pretty much buy exactly the feature set they want.

-z

USMC88-93
August 9, 2008, 11:07 PM
What was the reasoning or sales point that suggested the short can instead of the longer can?

Zak Smith
August 12, 2008, 08:08 PM
I told him it's hard to tell the difference between the two for loudness and the shorter one is obviously smaller and lighter, and that the demo can I shoot all the time is the "short" one vs. the long one.

-z

Wildalaska
August 12, 2008, 08:20 PM
And since Zak is one of the few folks in the shooting world I defer to, I followed his advice :)

WildbuyfromhiminconfidenceAlaska ™