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#3151094 - 02/04/13 08:50 AM Anybody use a brass catcher on their AR?
randy
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I have been thinking about getting a brass catcher. I know there are several different types available. I currently use a cardboard box on the table to catch them. But when predator hunting the big box method wont cut it.
I have been looking at one like this: catcher
If you use one (any brand)let me know how you like it.
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#3151296 - 02/04/13 11:39 AM Re: Anybody use a brass catcher on their AR? [Re: randy]
Mausermeister
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I have one similar. It works OK as long as it is positioned right. I use it mainly on my 300 Blackout, but I've never used it hunting.
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#3151361 - 02/04/13 12:40 PM Re: Anybody use a brass catcher on their AR? [Re: Mausermeister]
Spikes Tactical
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I have the same one on mine. Works good, of course I have only used it at the range so can not say how it will work during hunging.
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#3151368 - 02/04/13 12:50 PM Re: Anybody use a brass catcher on their AR? [Re: Spikes Tactical]
randy
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Is there some feature that it has that might prevent it from being used while hunting? Like bulky, heavy, or just in the way?
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#3151393 - 02/04/13 01:24 PM Re: Anybody use a brass catcher on their AR? [Re: randy]
Spikes Tactical
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Mine tends to slip off when it has about 10+ spent cases in it.
They are not bulky but since it is basically a mesh bag I assume in the field it might get snagged on things and pull off. Most likely in the rear most attachment position.

It's not a real robust solution but it does what it is intended to do.
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#3151402 - 02/04/13 01:28 PM Re: Anybody use a brass catcher on their AR? [Re: Spikes Tactical]
randy
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Good to know. Thanks for the advice. I believe I am going to order one.
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#3151521 - 02/04/13 03:16 PM Re: Anybody use a brass catcher on their AR? [Re: randy]
KPH
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I have one and have tried to use it but I must be doing something wrong I have never got it to work
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