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Marines Begin Mass Fielding of Suppressors (Silencers) at end of 2020

Image from Marine.mil Knight Armaments Company Suppressor on M38 cropped and scaled by Dean Weingarten U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The Marine Corps is well on its way to procuring suppressors (silencers) for all small arms in its arsenal. In 2020, the Marines have procured 6,700 suppressors for M4, M4A1, and M27 rifles. Suppressors are in common use with the M38 squad designated marksman rifle. Another 7,000 suppressors are in the pipeline. The goal is to have about 30,000 suppressors by the fis...
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USMC Begins Roll Out of Suppressors

TFB has long followed the progress of the US Marine Corps effort to field suppressors across the board. At the end of December 2020, the Corps finally announced that they had begun the process of fielding thousands of rifle caliber suppressors to Marines for use with the M27, M38, M4 and M4A1 rifles and carbines. […] Read More … The post USMC Begins Roll Out of Suppressors appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Defense, Daily News, Usmc, US Marine Corps, Corps, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, The Silencing, Knight's Armament Company, MIL/LE, USMC Begins Roll Out of Suppressors


F-1 Firearms’ New Suppressors Available at Silencer Shop

Texas-based F-1 Firearms has emerged in recent years as a manufacturer looking to be different. Most notably, to this end, the signature feature on most of their guns and components tends to be significant skeletonizing. Although they’re not the only company putting out skeletonized parts, no one else seems to be making it their primary […] Read More … The post F-1 Firearms’ New Suppressors Available at Silencer Shop appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Texas, News, Guns, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, Silencers, Silencer Shop, F-1 Firearms, Product Announcement, Apollo Elite, Voyager Elite, Voyager Sniper


SILENCER SATURDAY #155: Is The YHM NITRO N20 The Best Universal Suppressor?

Good afternoon readers and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the brand new YHM NITRO N20 universal suppressor. Which just happeneds to be the topic of today’s discussion. Last week we dropped some holiday gift ideas for you, your family and your friends. Today we get […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #155: Is The YHM NITRO N20 The Best Universal Suppressor? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Editorial, TFB, Pistols, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, YHM, Yankee Hill Machine, Silencers, Silencer Saturday, Nitro N20


SILENCER SATURDAY #154: TFB 2020 Suppressor Christmas Gift Ideas

Good morning everyone and welcome back to another Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new Nitro N20 modular suppressor which should be in house by next weekend. Last week we finished off our review of the Curtis Tactical CT700P integrally suppressed 9mm bolt action rifle. This week, since the […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #154: TFB 2020 Suppressor Christmas Gift Ideas appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Christmas Gift, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, Yankee Hill Machine, Best Gear, Silencer Saturday


Hyperion Suppressors’ Release Announced by CGS Group

When you think of the suppressor market, there are some manufacturer names that immediately come to mind. There usually aren’t too many surprises or obscure brands on “best of” or “reader’s choice” lists. The New Mexico-based CGS Group, also known as Chaos Gear Supply, has historically not been one of those more famous names. However, […] Read More … The post Hyperion Suppressors’ Release Announced by CGS Group appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, New Mexico, Daily News, NFA, Hyperion, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, Silencers, Silencer Shop, Product Announcement, CGS Group, Chaos Gear Supply


TBAC Announces New Gen 2 Ultra Series Suppressors

The Thunder Beast Arms Corporation, or TBAC for short, has put out some solid suppressors in their thirteen-year history. This Cheyenne, Wyoming-based operation was founded in 2007 with a simple and passion-driven mission: “…to make the best sound suppressor for precision and long-range shooting.” The following year saw the release of their 30P suppressor, followed […] Read More … The post TBAC Announces New Gen 2 Ultra Series Suppressors appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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SILENCER SATURDAY #151: Silencer Central Banish 30

Hello everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the YHM R9 suppressor. Last week we discussed three options for suppressing the popular 5.56MM AR-15 rifle. This week we dive into the Silencer Central Banish 30 modular suppressor. Unfamiliar with Silencer Central (formerly Dakota Silencer) or […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #151: Silencer Central Banish 30 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Editorial, TFB, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, Yankee Hill Machine, Silencer Saturday, Silencer Central, Banish 30


SILENCER SATURDAY #147: HK SP5K PDW SBR – SEND PICS

Happy mid-pumpkin spice season everyone and welcome back to another edition of TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the awesome (and affordable) YHM R9 suppressor. Speaking of which, we ran the R9 last weekend on the 300BLK Q Honey Badger using the Plan B and Cherry Bomb mounting system. […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #147: HK SP5K PDW SBR – SEND PICS appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, TFB, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, YHM, Yankee Hill Machine, Silencers, Heckler & Koch, Semi-Auto, Silencer Saturday, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, HK SP5K PDW


SILENCER SATURDAY #145: 9mm Bolt Action Integral – Curtis Tactical

Good afternoon subsonic adventurers and welcome to the 145th edition of TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new R9 suppressor. Last week I laid out ideas on some of the best 9mm pistol hosts currently available. This week we head back into the ‘best millimeter’ world with a […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #145: 9mm Bolt Action Integral – Curtis Tactical appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Editorial, TFB, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Ammunition, Suppressors, Yankee Hill Machine, Silencers, Curtis Tactical, Subsonic, Silencer Saturday, Subsonic Ammunition, 9mm Bolt Action


USMC Moves Forward with Knight’s Armament Suppressor Contract

The US Marine Corps is actioning their order for rifle caliber suppressors from Knight’s Armament Company. We first reported on the USMC’s suppressor Sole Source Notice which was published on the 9th of July. The execution of the contract award confirms the Corps’ plans to procure 25,853, 5.56mm Small Arms Suppressors for issue to its […] Read More … The post USMC Moves Forward with Knight’s Armament Suppressor Contract appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Daily News, Usmc, US Marine Corps, Corps, Knight, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, Knight's Armament, Knight 's Armament Company, MIL/LE, USMC Moves Forward


Do Suppressors Add To Your Bottom Line?

Quiet Suppressors Ring Loud with Customers IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The retail landscape has changed over the years. It used to be that you had hunting shops, tactical shops, and general stores. Recently, retailers have used online advertising and sophisticated supply chain systems to offer a broader range of products to a more diverse customer base. As a result, over the last five years, suppressors have become one of the fastest-growing product segments in the firearm industry. ...
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Griffin Armament Announces The CAM-LOK Universal QD Piston System for Handguns

Griffin Armament has just released what is probably one of the more interesting releases in the suppressor world for me this year. The new CAM-LOK (Covert Application Mount – Locking) QD piston for tilt-barrel handguns. Normally, tilt barrel pistols are not compatible with suppressors without a booster and Griffin Armament has just introduced a way […] Read More … The post Griffin Armament Announces The CAM-LOK Universal QD Piston System for Handguns appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, Griffin Armament, Q/D, QD mount, CAM-LOK mount, CAM LOK Universal QD Piston System for Handguns, CAM LOK Covert Application Mount Locking QD


US Marine Corps Selects Knight’s Armament Suppressor

The US Marine Corps Systems Command have announced their intention to procure more than 25,000 suppressors from Knight’s Armament Company via a Sole Source contract. The Sole Source notice was published on the 9th of July and confirms plans to procure 25,853, 5.56mm Small Arms Suppressors for issue to the Corps’ close combat forces. Here at […] Read More … The post US Marine Corps Selects Knight’s Armament Suppressor appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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SILENCER SATURDAY #135: SIG Sauer Suppressors – New 3D Printed Hotness

Good morning everyone and welcome back to another edition of TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the awesome Turbo K 5.56 suppressor. Last week we discussed how everyone needs at least one rimfire suppressor. This week we get an exclusive look at the new SIG Sauer suppressors that will […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #135: SIG Sauer Suppressors – New 3D Printed Hotness appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, TFB, Sig Sauer, Pistols, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, Yankee Hill Machine, Belt Fed, NGSW, Silencer Saturday, MIL/LE, SIG Sauer Suppressors


SILENCER SATURDAY #134: Everyone Needs A Rimfire Suppressor

Good evening quiet lovers and welcome back to the late edition of TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by our friends at Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the Stinger rimfire suppressor. Last week we discussed the pros and cons of modular silencers – they absolutely have a place in your armory, you just need to […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #134: Everyone Needs A Rimfire Suppressor appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, TFB, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Rimfire, Suppressors, Yankee Hill Machine, Rimfire Suppressor, Silencer Saturday


OSS Launches the New Helix HX-QD 556 Ti Lightweight Rifle Suppressor

OSS Suppressors has just released its latest addition to its line of Helix Suppressors – the HX-QD 556 Ti. The HX-QD 556 Ti is a lightweight titanium suppressor that cuts an additional 4oz of weight from its 17-4 stainless steel brother. OSS claims that unlike other Titanium suppressors that have a shorter lifespan, the HX-QD […] Read More … The post OSS Launches the New Helix HX-QD 556 Ti Lightweight Rifle Suppressor appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Oss, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, Silencers, Oss Suppressors, HX-QD 556 Ti, Titanium Suppressors


WINNING: ASA Announces That Suppressor Exports Are Now Legal

In a move that should hopefully boost the suppressor industry, the American Suppressor Association has just announced that the State Department has rescinded a nearly 20-year-old memo that prevented the commercial exportation of suppressors outside of the United States. More distributors, dealers and customers around the world should increase demand and production here in the […] Read More … The post WINNING: ASA Announces That Suppressor Exports Are Now Legal appeared first on The Firearm Blog...
Tags: News, Guns, United States, Exports, State Department, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, American Suppressor Association, Silencers


SILENCER SATURDAY #133: The Case For/Against Modular Suppressors

Hey silent superfans and welcome back to the 133rd edition of Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the Nitro N20 modular rifle suppressor set to be at dealers in a few months. Last week we got an introductory look at the Pen15 integrally suppressed pen gun from Cotton Branch Custom […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #133: The Case For/Against Modular Suppressors appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Pistols, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, Yankee Hill Machine, Silencers, Semi-Auto, Silencer Saturday, Cotton Branch Custom, Modular Suppressors, Against Modular Suppressors


“Summertime Silence” Demo and Vendor Event by Silencer Shop and Texas Ordnance Depot

Since opening its doors in 2010, Austin, Texas-based Silencer Shop has proven to be a key player in the recent explosion of the suppressor market. Their efforts and innovations have done as much or more to make suppressors accessible than anyone else in the game. This accessibility and increased demand can then, in turn, be […] Read More … The post “Summertime Silence” Demo and Vendor Event by Silencer Shop and Texas Ordnance Depot appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Texas, News, Guns, Event, Demo, Daily News, Austin Texas, Hearing Protection, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, Silencers, Silencer Shop, Texas Ordnance Depot


New Low Profile Adjustable Gas Block From Aero Precision

Aero Precision has just launched their new low profile Adjustable Gas Block for AR-15 rifles and pistols.  Adjustable gas blocks add a tunable option for shooters looking to use suppressors, or to be able to adjust for varying loads that may otherwise be finicky with a standard gas block.  The low profile aspect of Aero […] Read More … The post New Low Profile Adjustable Gas Block From Aero Precision appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Ar-15, Aero Precision, Suppressors, Product Announcement, Adjustable Gas Block, 750, Firearms Customization, Tunable Gas System


The Rimfire Report: The Clandestine High Standard HDM

Hello and welcome back to another edition of The Rimfire Report. In this ongoing series we discover, review, and discuss anything and everything surrounding the rimfire firearm world. This week we’re taking a trip back in time to the end of WWII and into the realm of the Cold War. The High Standard HDM is one of […] Read More … The post The Rimfire Report: The Clandestine High Standard HDM appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Cold War, Cia, Assassins, Editorial, Oss, HDM, Pistols, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Rimfire, Suppressors, Semi-Auto, High Standard, High Standard HDM


Silencer Central is Now Licensed in All Suppressor Friendly States

Sioux Falls, SD-based Silencer dealer Silencer Central has just been given the green light by the ATF to sell suppressors in all 42 silencer friendly states. What makes Silencer Central special amongst other silencer dealers is that they sell their silencers direct to their customers. Silencer Central is Now Licensed in All Suppressor Friendly States […] Read More … The post Silencer Central is Now Licensed in All Suppressor Friendly States appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Daily News, ATF, Sioux Falls SD, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, Silencers, Silencer, Silencer Central


PEW Science Announces Industry Leading Silencer Sound Standard

I can personally attest to the difficulties in evaluating suppressors from a scientific standpoint. Consumers want a go/no-go gauge for the performance of a particular silencer on a variety of different hosts. But unfortunately, the variables that come into play – from atmospheric conditions all the way down to gas port sizes – will alter […] Read More … The post PEW Science Announces Industry Leading Silencer Sound Standard appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Gallenson’s Guns: The Biggest Little Gun Store in America

There are two things that are easily remembered in the gun world.  Your first gun, and your favorite gun store.  Nestled in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City is my personal favorite, Gallenson’s Guns and Ammo.  In 1916 Russian immigrant and tailor, William Gallenson, opened the store as a tailor shop. In 1925 that tailor […] Read More … The post Gallenson’s Guns: The Biggest Little Gun Store in America appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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POTD: Suppressed Altor Corps Single Shot Pistol

During our SHOT Show 2020 coverage we had the chance to get hands on with Altor Corp’s single shot 9x19mm pistol. Altor claim it to be the simplest 9mm on the market and they’re probably right! As soon as we looked at it we thought – this needs to be suppressed. And thankfully one of […] Read More … The post POTD: Suppressed Altor Corps Single Shot Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Potd, Photo of the Day, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, YHM, Altor Corp


VIRGINIA: SUPPRESSOR BAN NEARING CRITICAL DEADLINE

VIRGINIA: SUPPRESSOR BAN NEARING CRITICAL DEADLINE RICHMOND, VA – Delegate Mark Levine’s House Bill 961 is likely to be heard at the House Public Safety Committee Hearing on Friday, February 7th at 8:00 AM. The hearing, which will take place in House Room 1 of the General Assembly Building, is the last chance for legislation to pass out of the committee prior to the crossover deadline on Tuesday, February 11th. House Bill 961 seeks to ban the sale of suppressors, standard capacity magazines, ...
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SILENCER SATURDAY #110: GSL Phoenix – Best Subgun Can On Earth?

First off, I sincerely apologize for my clickbait title – I am mostly poking fun at a site that loves to use out-of-this-world headlines. Literally. But in all honesty, the GSL Phoenix (formerly the Gemtech MK-9K) could possibly be the best submachine gun silencer ever made. Keep in mind however, like the rest of life, […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #110: GSL Phoenix – Best Subgun Can On Earth? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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[SHOT 2020] Innovative Arms Intergal CZ Scorpion Suppressor

Innovative Arms is a manufacturer of many types and styles of firearms suppressors. Innovative arms came out this year with a new take on their Innovative Arms Integral CZ Scorpion Evo which has now been shortened by two inches and features an improved heat dissipation design that keeps your hands cool without overheating the suppressor. […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2020] Innovative Arms Intergal CZ Scorpion Suppressor appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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[SHOT 2020] Innovative Arms Integral CZ Scorpion Suppressor

Innovative Arms is a manufacturer of many types and styles of firearms suppressors. Innovative arms came out this year with a new take on their Innovative Arms Integral CZ Scorpion Evo which has now been shortened by two inches and features an improved heat dissipation design that keeps your hands cool without overheating the suppressor. […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2020] Innovative Arms Integral CZ Scorpion Suppressor appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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