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kris smith
10-09-2012, 8:36 AM
Is it necessary for the buffer weights to be free to rattle around ? In an ar

10-09-2012, 8:38 AM
I believe they are supposed to unless you got one that was designed for a pistol cartridge like 9mm or 45ACP

kris smith
10-09-2012, 8:42 AM
Cuz I have that came apart and was wondering if I could add a filler to keep it from rattling

10-09-2012, 8:45 AM
JP products has a silent captured spring they came out with. There is no spring noise if it bothers you that much. Off the top of my head it runs about $130.00. Its pretty smooth.

10-09-2012, 9:06 AM
I'm going to venture a guess and say no b/c my Spikes buffer does not rattle since its filled with tungsten powder.


kris smith
10-09-2012, 9:38 AM
It's not the noise that bugs me I just wanted to know before I de rattle it