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Anyone have any real hands-on experience with both? I have seen some rather bold statements as to one being far superior, in light of Sig's recent announcement about their new low-pressure cans.

I was just reading on Sig's site, about the SLX. I could be wrong, but I think the thermal image they use is laughable. It compares the ejection port emissions of their new can to a "conventional" one. Funny thing is, it appears the SLX is on a MCX (piston), and other image is of a DI. WTF.
 
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I pointed it out to a friend, and he went so far as to message Sig about it. We'll see if they respond.
 
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Sig has posted replies to questions about these silencers that were asked after my friend inquired about the integrity of their thermal image. That more-or-less confirms the suspicion that it is disingenuous. Why not post a picture of both cans on the same gun? MCX or DI would be fine, so long as it's the same.
 
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I can't speak to the other two, but I've been happy with my OSS cans so far.

I have one 762ti mounted to an AR15, and a .22 RAD can that gets moved between a bolt gun and an M&P15-22. They've seen about five hundred rounds each. The former set up in a Sentinel Concepts class this last spring.

Zero complaints. I believe they do what they claim regarding reduced blow back. The bolts seem to cycle normally and I get no noticeable crap to the face when shooting left shoulder.

I ain't qualified to claim it's the end all, be all, but I would purchase it again.
 
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I have an OSS as well, and I think low back pressure designs are important. I have also been curious lately about Surefire silencers, as they may actually have low back pressure properties as well, according to some things I have read. I should receive a Larue SURG kit sometime early next year, which will be interesting to compare to other low-pressure designs as well. I have been pleased with my OSS so far. I have admittedly not put too many rounds through it, but it is almost immediately apparent that it does work as advertised.
 
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