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Is there anything wrong with machining 1mm off the outer diameter of the 3.5 barrels so that you don't need to machine the case?
It should not weaken the barrels anymore than the 3.4 since it is only 0.5mm on the radius or wall thickness....at least it seems negligible.
Just a thought.
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