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New Can - Need Help with Performance Issues

Post by AK49er » Sun Apr 02, 2017 1:25 am

I just got a stamp in for a shiny new can, and I have some severe mounting and performance issues I could use your help with.
The can is from a company called Mir, I was attracted to its very good price and very light weight.
I definitely am running subsonic (10" 300 Blackout 230gr).
The can doesn't seem to decrease noise at all, in fact it appears to increase noise when fired.
My barrel is DEFINITELY threaded 1/2x28, not sure why the can appears to have mount repeatibility issues from shot to shot.
Any ideas for a fix?
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Re: New Can - Need Help with Performance Issues

Post by flybynight » Sun Apr 02, 2017 4:03 am

I don't know too much about cans. Did you check the batteries?
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Re: New Can - Need Help with Performance Issues

Post by 91Eunozs » Sun Apr 02, 2017 8:29 pm

Jiggle the handle...
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Re: New Can - Need Help with Performance Issues

Post by Halfapint » Sun Apr 02, 2017 8:42 pm

I think the problem is that only works with Asian makes..... You'll probably find that the AK works better with a broken vodka bottle.
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Re: New Can - Need Help with Performance Issues

Post by RickOShea » Sun Apr 02, 2017 10:16 pm

Probably need to rejet the carb. Image
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Re: New Can - Need Help with Performance Issues

Post by Omega Storm » Thu Apr 13, 2017 7:06 pm

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Re: New Can - Need Help with Performance Issues

Post by MacAttack » Sun Apr 16, 2017 7:55 pm

Its not painted black.

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Re: New Can - Need Help with Performance Issues

Post by Dabster » Mon Apr 17, 2017 5:00 pm

Maybe check your blinker fluid.
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