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    Ported vs Compensated

    Is their a difference in these terms?

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    Yes, ported generally means that there are ports cut out of the barrel and slide if applicable, a compensator is attached to the end of the barrel and is generally an external device.

    I'll try and find some pics to demonstrate the difference.

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    Ported:



    Compenstated:


    Note the external muzzle break.

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