Major compensator for Open cartridges, thread 13,5×1 LH


Thread 13,5×1 LH. Recommended for IPSC/USPSA Open division

MORE INFO: Weight 42,5 g / 1,49 oz Material: Aluminum SKU: GLV6-BK EAN: 8052464313990 Measures: L: 56,8mm – H:21,5mm – W: 25,7mm

COMPATIBILITY: Glock 17/34 gen 3 – Glock 17/34 gen 4 – Glock 17/34 gen 5


COMPATIBILITY: Glock 17/34 gen 3 – Glock 17/34 gen 4 – Glock 17/34 gen 5

A major compensator for open cartridges with a thread size of 13.5×1 LH is a specialized firearm accessory designed to reduce recoil and muzzle rise during shooting. It’s commonly used in competition shooting, particularly in “open” division competitions, where shooters are allowed to modify their firearms for optimal performance.

Key features of this type of compensator include:

1. **Thread Size:** The compensator is designed to be threaded onto the barrel of a firearm with a specific thread size of 13.5×1 LH. The threading allows for secure attachment and alignment with the barrel.

2. **Muzzle Control:** The primary function of the compensator is to help control the upward movement of the muzzle (muzzle rise) that occurs when a firearm is discharged. By redirecting gases upward and backward, the compensator counteracts the recoil forces and keeps the firearm more stable during rapid firing.

3. **Porting:** The compensator typically features a series of carefully designed ports or vents on the top and sides. These ports release gas in specific directions, creating a controlled escape of gases that counteracts the upward force of recoil.

4. **Reduced Recoil:** As the gases exit through the ports, they exert a downward force that counterbalances the upward force of recoil. This results in reduced muzzle flip and faster follow-up shots.

5. **Improved Accuracy:** With reduced muzzle rise, shooters can maintain better target alignment and sight picture between shots, leading to improved accuracy, especially in rapid-fire situations.

6. **Competition Advantage:** The major compensator is often favored by competitive shooters in open division matches, where every split second matters. It allows shooters to maintain a higher rate of fire while staying on target.

7. **Materials and Construction:** The compensator is typically constructed from durable materials like aluminum or steel to withstand the pressures and heat generated during firing.

8. **Firearm Compatibility:** The compensator should be compatible with firearms chambered for open cartridges, which are high-pressure rounds commonly used in competitive shooting.

9. **Installation:** The compensator is threaded onto the muzzle of the firearm, securing it in place. Proper alignment is essential for optimal performance.

10. **Legal Considerations:** Before installing a compensator, shooters should be aware of any legal restrictions or regulations that apply to firearm modifications in their jurisdiction.

It’s important to note that while a compensator can provide benefits in terms of reduced recoil and improved muzzle control, it may also increase the noise and concussion felt by the shooter and those in close proximity. Shooters interested in using a compensator should consider both the advantages and potential trade-offs and choose a compensator that best aligns with their shooting style and goals.

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Weight (OZ)

1,49 oz


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