We are now offering fluting in straight, right-hand spiral, or left-hand spiral.
Fluting obviously adds visual interest, but there are performance benefits as well, all of which can be impacted by factors including the number of flutes, depth of cut, spiral, etc.
It reduces barrel weight, usually by several ounces. The increased surface area drastically increases air-cooling ability, and compared to a barrel with the same mass, it increases rigidity.
Contact us for details and pricing, including FFL and volume pricing.