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Old 02-14-2018, 03:18 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by apoc4lypse View Post
That model will be very tough to print as one piece. I assume it's going to go around a barrel, so I'd break it up into 2 or 3 sections that segmented into each other and print it as a vertical cylinder. I'd also modify the object with vertical internal spokes and a ring around the barrel so it's centered.

Honestly it might be easier to find a cheap aluminum AR-15 handguard and instead 3d print a mounting base to put it on your Tippmann 98.
Seconded. Quad rails used (and new) are super cheap, and much less hassle than that print. If i were to do it, I'd probably print the rails as separate pieces and epoxy on to the tube.
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