Originally Posted by Kody_1
The compensator uses the gas that propelled the bb forward and redirects it through the ports on the comp in a direction (usually up ) to counter act recoil.
Again ,my 2 cents
Naah. It does not interact with the gaz. All it does is add weight to the tip of the gun/barrel with compensates the muzzle climb... which is very light anyways, in airsoft.