Schneider barrels are very expensive aren't they?

About the same as anybody else's...around $300, installed. I prefer Schneiders for two reasons:

He has been making the USMC M40 barrels for about 30 years. If there was somebody who made a better barrel, the Jarheads would be using them.

Unlike others, there seems to be no deviation between a cold bore shot and the rest. Pro'lly why the Jarheads use 'em.