Designed for rifles chambered in 5.56, the HUXWRX Flash Hider 556 QD 1/2-28 is a muzzle device that serves the practical purpose of reducing muzzle flash and simplifying mounting of HUXWRX suppressors. This product is from the HUXWRX lineup, a brand that was formerly known as OSS. The 556 QD is at home acting as very effective flash hider, or as a mount for the HUXWRX/OSS line of suppressors. What is suprising is the level of sofistication at such a modest price.
The device is specifically engineered to accommodate a range of HUXWRX suppressors, targeting compatibility with models such as the HX-QD 556k, 556, 762, 762 Ti, and Magnum Ti. User reviews, cite the flash hider's effective performance and easy installation.
The HUXWRX Flash Hider's construction with 17-4 stainless steel confers strength and resistance to the elements, while its QPQ black nitride finish contributes to its prolonged service life and reduced wear. The easy-to-operate quick-detach (QD) system is a defining feature, enabling users to swiftly switch between configurations with minimal fuss and without the need for additional tools.
The flash hider has a pin hole, and can be pinned and welded to a 14-1/2" barrel to extend it to a 16" legal limit.
In operational contexts, the flash hider aims to deliver consistent performance. Feedback from customers indicates an appreciation for the device's ability to handle various firing conditions without manifesting common issues like ping or carbon lock, particularly on overgassed platforms.
While the product has met some critique regarding pricing, reflecting one aspect of consumer sentiment, overall reports trend towards a positive reception on its functionality and design quality.
|Attachment Type||Quick Detach (QD)|
|Thread Specification||1/2-28 TPI|
|Compatible Suppressors||HX-QD 556k, 556, 762, 762 Ti, Magnum Ti|
|Material||17-4 Stainless Steel|
|Finish||QPQ Black Nitride|
|Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)||1677|