So I purchased a Sig Cross in .308 with a 16" barrel for target shooting. I put about 8 rounds thru it without the muzzle brake and didn't mind it.
I purchased a muzzle brake and installed it.
The Ultradyne Apollo S provides competition level recoil reduction and muzzle control. By using a scientific approach and studying thousands of recoil...
Well, I actually did not like the results. It looks cool. But on the bench, I could not stay on target after the trigger pull...It always jumped back and left. I was not expecting this. All reviews said otherwise.
Then I looked at all the other reviews, and all of them listed had good reviews.
But that is not the worst of it. The muzzle blast itself, even being right behind it, caught me as well. Granted, most of it was to the sides, but I was still feeling it, and I found I did not like it.
So it not only did not stop the recoil as effectively as I thought it would, but it also got me with some of it.
I am not going to buy ever style out there to find what I like on a short rifle.....What do you guys like the best short of a suppressor.