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PistolGear "TIKI" Compensator in 9mm

Price: $90.00
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Leveraging the Venturi effect, the steel PistolGear TIKI Compensator is an excellent accessory for USPSA Open competitors, Steel shooters or those just looking to reduce both muzzle rise/flip as well as felt recoil. Our testing, as shown in the below video, shows that muzzle flip was cut in half and the compensator auto-resets making follow up shots faster.

Remember, in order for a compensator to work correctly, you must use higher pressure ammunition.  If you don't, you will get little benefit of the compensator and/or your pistol will not cycle correctly.

We also recommend you use the lightest recoil spring you can find for your pistol as well. For the XD Tactical and the XDM (using our skinny guide rod), we have springs as light as nine pounds!

We designed this compensator to work with suppressor-length threaded barrels (such as those we offer from Remington StormLake or found on some factory XD models). While each compensator includes two nylon-tipped set screws, we suggest the use of RED loc-tite for those using the compensator in competition.

For use with 9MM XD & XD(M) Compatible barrels only.


  • Material: Steel
  • Color: Black
  • Finish:  Cerakote
  • Weight: 3.70 ounces
  • Width: 0.920 inches
  • Height: 0.820 inches
  • Length: 1.840 inches
  • Threading: 1/2" - 28

Fitting: Some fitting may be required.  Should any fitting be required, we highly recommend you use the services of an experienced gunsmith.  If you are the type that wants little to no gap between the end of the slide and the compensator, fitting can be down with a benchtop sander, bench grinder, flat hand file and/or emery paper (assuming you don't have access to a mill).  The tool(s) required will depend on how much gap you want to remove. Go slow, as you cannot put material back - take your time!!



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7 Product Reviews - Average rating 4.9 / 5 (Show All)

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Love this Comp

- 30th March 2018

Best addition by far!! This comp with a 13# spring handles 115 gr box ammo like a champ. No ftf in over 6000 rds so far. Greatly reduced muzzle flip, and accuracy is superb at 25 yards.

Great comp

- 20th February 2018

This product does exactly what it’s intended to. I strongly recommend this to anyone in the market for a solid compensator.

Need lighter recoil spring

- 26th March 2017

Love this muzzle break, and how it looks. I'm using it on a certain service modle 9mm 4". But one problem, rounds don't cycle and I'm having a he'll of a time finding a lighter recoil spring. Any help?[PG NOTE: While a lighter recoil spring helps, you likely need to find "hotter" ammunition. Your everyday 115gr 9MM ammo does not have enough pressure. If you don't reload, look for +P or +P+ ammunition]

Fantastic Compensator for 9MM Major

- 22nd January 2017

We've been building polymer raceguns for the past 15 years but have never built an XDM or XD 9MM Major racegun until the Tiki became available. It's amazing how well it handles the 165+K 9MM ammunition. If you are considering an Open Racegun project with your XD or XDM 9MM, I "HIGHLY" recommend this compensator.

Makes a BIG difference.

- 02nd December 2016

My husband put this on my new XDM. I am new to shooting and he thought this would help. It has made a big difference in my shooting. Hitting those darn bowling pins is much faster now and a lot more fun.

Better than expected.

- 27th August 2016

I recently installed this compensator on my XD MOD.2 using a Storm Lake Barrel also purchased from Pistol Gear. I had both items cerakote black so they would match. I will say that I am very impressed with this compensator. Muzzle rise is non existent. I am going to play around with spring weights as I am using 18 pounds (purchased at Pistol Gear along wight the guide rod) at the moment and Pistol Gear suggested something between 11-14 pounds.

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