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Griffin Armament Announces The GP-N 5.56mm A2 Attachable Suppressor

Monday, April 5th, 2021

Griffin’s GP-N™ (General Purpose, Nato) suppressor is a robust, dedicated 5.56mm suppressor which provides secure fitment to common A2 compensator. The A2 compensator is a familiar muzzle device to nearly all AR15 rifle owners. This simple, inexpensive, yet effective compensator has served the military for decades. The Griffin GP-N™ was designed to bring modern suppressor technology to the A2 mountable class of silencers which became commercially popular decades ago with the Gemtech® Halo.

Fully billet machined from 17-4 stainless steel, the GP-N™ offers users with an extremely durable welded general-purpose suppressor. Full H900 heat treatment further increases strength and service life to the product. The mounting collar is QPQ nitrided and the suppressor is spray coated in Cerakote® to provide a smooth, heat resistant, and desirable finish.

Cutting edge materials and composition aren’t the only upgrades to this suppressor.  Griffin’s ECO-FLO™ baffles provide substantial blow-back reduction on semi-automatic systems while balancing sound pressure levels at the shooters’ ear and the muzzle to optimize sound performance.

“There are hundreds of thousands of firearms globally that use the A2 compensator.  This is a highly fielded, low-cost muzzle device that has served free world military units for decades.  This silencer brings modern materials, construction, performance, and durability to this simple, robust attachment system. The objective of this product was to offer a modern suppressor that could provide a direct fitment to those firearms. ”
– Austin Green,
Owner & Lead Engineer

Attachment to the host firearm is simple, quick, and secure. Included wrenches and interfacing geometry ensure rock solid mounting security that you can trust. The GP-N’s premium material composition, ECO-FLO™ baffles, and 16oz mass ensures that full auto fire is well within its performance limitations.

The Griffin GP-N™ is a modern A2 flash hider compatible suppressor, inspired by a legend, and built on years of dedicated research and development.

Key Points:
• $745.00 MSRP
• A2 Collar Mount machined into tube body for ultimate strength and precision
• ½” shim set included
• Wrenches included
• Full 17-4 H900 Heat treated stainless steel
• ECO-FLO™ baffle system provides market leading suppression
• Cerakote Finish resists heat and abrasion
• Fits most 22mm NATO A1/A2 flash hider & Griffin’s Gate-LOK Hammer Comp

Specs:
• 1.5” diameter – 6.5”length
• 16oz weight including mount collar and shims
• Rated for all .22 caliber cartridges
• Full Auto Rated for 5.56mm down to 7.5”

To find out more about Griffin Armament’s entire product line, please visit their website at www.GriffinArmament.com.

Gemtech® is a federally registered trademark of Smith & Wesson Inc. Corporation and is one of many trademarks owned by Smith & Wesson Inc. Corporation. Griffin Armament is an independent manufacturer of parts and accessories and is not affiliated with or endorsed by Gemtech® or Smith & Wesson Inc. Corporation.

OSS Completes Canadian Forces CSASS Delivery

Thursday, March 18th, 2021

Millcreek, UT – March 9, 2021  OSS Suppressors LLC has completed shipments of their EL-QD 762 Ti suppressor units as part Colt® Canada’s contract to deliver 272 C20 7.62 mm Semi-Automatic Sniper Weapons to the Canadian Forces sniper teams.

The new C20 Compact Semi-Automatic Sniper Systems (CSASS) were delivered starting in November 2020, and the Canadian Forces said the C20 will be more accurate and an improvement over the current C8 used by sniper teams.

“OSS is honored to have been selected as the official suppressor for the new Canadian Forces sniper rifle.  OSS’s EL-QD 762 suppressor was previously selected for the US Army’s CSASS and SDMR (Squad Designated Marksman Rifle) contracts,” said John Spurrier, CEO of OSS Suppressors, “Our patented and proven Flow-Through® technology continues to be accepted by military programs around the world as the only suppression solution that prevents the blowback of toxic gas and particulates while delivering exceptional sound suppression, accuracy and durability – in the most extreme conditions.

“We’re proud and privileged to work with Colt Canada to support their C20 contract and deliver this much-needed capability to Canadian Forces snipers,” said Steven DiGregorio, Sr. International Business Development & Sales Manager.

The EL-QD 762 Ti is a Flat Dark Earth (FDE) variant of the commercially available HX-QD 762.

• Learn more about the EL-QD 762 here.

• View EL-QD 762 technology and testing White Paper here.

For more information on the C20 contract, please visit Colt Canada.

Mechanix Wear Suppressor Products

Friday, March 5th, 2021

Leveraging their protective handwear for welders, Mechanix Wear has introduced three new products to manage the extreme heat produced by weapon suppressors: a cover, transport bag, and mitt.

Manufactured from CarbonX thermal resistant fabric technology and constructed with heavy stitching of DuPont Kevlar, they will withstand heat up to 2000°F.

Suppressor Cover

This 6″ suppressor cover (1.5″ outer diameter) mitigates radiant heat that causes burns and mirage distortion to the sight picture. The cover is made from CarbonX heat resistant fabric, padded with heavy felt and insulated with aluminum. It’s topped off with a CarbonX cord with metal lock to secure it to your suppressor.

Suppressor Transport Bag

Intended to hold up to two hot suppressors, this CarbonX Transport Bag is just over 14″ in length.

X-Pad Suppressor Heat Barrier

When it’s time to remove your suppressor from your weapon, the X-Pad Suppressor Heat Barrier protects your hand by serving as a mitt thanks to inserts for your fingers and thumb. This design helps grip the suppressor to get it loose. Extra insulation is provided by a heavyweight felt interior, withstanding up to 2000°F for 20 seconds.

Those interested in Mechanix Wear suppressor products should send an email here.

Warren Innovative Technologies – GSL Phoenix Socket

Monday, February 15th, 2021

Warren Innovative Technologies came up with a way to take the GSL Phoenix apart for maintenance and securely get it back together.

Their answer is an all-in-one socket that includes a 2.00″ diameter Energetic Armament Vox Blox to safely clamp the suppressor in a vise during disassembly and reassembly.

www.suppressortools.com

New RAD 9 and RAD 45 Pistol Suppressors from OSS

Monday, February 1st, 2021

Millcreek, UT – February 1, 2021 OSS Suppressors LLC proudly introduces the new RAD™ 9 and RAD™ 45 – a significant advancement in pistol suppressors. Lightweight and modular, the RAD 9 and RAD 45 are built with our next generation Flow-Baffle™ technology, substantially reducing gas blowback while maintaining superior pistol performance. You’ll feel the difference the first time you shoot.

OSS’s innovative Flow-Baffle design is based on our patented and proven Flow-Through® technology. Flow-Baffles direct expanding gas away from the bore-line, and radial grooves route them forward through the suppressor and away from the shooter.

“We began development of the 9 and 45 after the launch of our popular rimfire suppressor, the RAD 22,” said David Sanders, Director of Research and Development. “As most pistol owners know, you need some blowback for your pistol to function. So the design challenge was to mitigate the blowback increase when suppressed while maintaining superior pistol performance. We’ve done it with these two new RADs!”

Technical advisor Dan Brokos, CEO of Lead Faucet Tactical and retired Army Special Forces SGM did extensive prototype testing. Here’s what he had to say:

“It’s annoying to get that constant sting in my face when I shoot my Glock suppressed. When I first shot the RAD 9 and 45 in a side-by-side comparison with popular pistol cans, I was blown away by the difference! Less gas, less recoil and a real soft feel, and my groupings were tight AF.”

“We’re excited to have the new RAD 9 and RAD 45 available to purchase March 15th at SilencerShop and other OSS Dealers,” said Jake VanAllen, Director of Commercial and LE Sales. “They really check all the boxes for what pistol owners are looking for in a modular suppressor.”

RAD 9 and RAD 45 FEATURES:
• Modular design – with long- and short-configurations
• Reduced blowback – less annoying gas and particulates
• Reduced recoil – shoots flatter and feels softer
• Quiet – Industry competitive dB reduction
• Accurate and repeatable
• Lightweight — lighter than most competitors
• Shoots cleaner – less fouling, less hassle
• Full-auto rated – to 300 BO sub-sonic
• Versatile – cross-platform compatible, industry compatible accessories
• Fast assembly/disassembly – unlike competitors, no need to time Flow-Baffles
• Piston Flats – torque onto barrel so it won’t shoot loose

RAD 9 SPECS:
• Lengths: 7.7” / 5.15”
• Weight: 9.1 oz / 5.9 oz.
• Diameter: 1.375”
• MSRP: $849

RAD 45 SPECS:
• Length: 8.6” / 6.4”
• Weight: 10.3 oz. / 7.6 oz.
• Diameter: 1.375”
• MSRP: $999

osssuppressors.com/suppressors/pistols

Armageddon Gear Announces Deliveries of Soft Goods Products in Support of M110A1 CSASS Program  

Tuesday, January 26th, 2021

Buena Vista, Georgia – 25Jan2021 –The Army began receiving deliveries of the M110A1 Compact Semi-Automatic Sniper System in 2020. This updated platform is lighter in weight, more compact, and more versatile than the previous-generation M110 rifles. Manufactured in Germany, the rifles will then be kitted with optics and accessories by HK-USA at their Columbus, Georgia facility.

Armageddon Gear will deliver approximately 6,300 units of their SASS rifle case (available for purchase at www.armageddongear.com), the CSASS suppressor mirage cover, based on the highly successful Armageddon Gear Hi-Temp Suppressor Cover, and an accessory pouch that can hold cleaning supplies, batteries, laser rangefinders, anemometers, or other accessories.

“These deliveries reflect Armageddon Gear’s commitment to military readiness and continue our tradition of supporting every recent fielding of precision rifle systems by the US Military. We’ve been selected to supply the soft goods for programs such as the M2010, SASS, PSR, ASR, CSASS and others. This support of military programs is a core part of Armageddon Gear and we’re proud to partner with Hecker & Koch on the CSASS program.” said Tom Fuller, Armageddon Gear CEO.

Key Features of Armageddon Gear Products

• All products manufactured by Armageddon Gear are made in the USA

• First-quality Milspec materials are used for reliable performance

• Innovative incorporation of proprietary and unconventional materials based on application

• New and patented technology and partnerships have led to disruptive new products that enhance shooter performance

Armageddon Gear products can be found at selected dealers nationwide or purchased online direct from Armageddon Gear. For more information on all products from Armageddon Gear or to shop online, visit www.armageddongear.com.

Silencer Shop Presents: Behind The Scenes Look at SureFire Suppressors

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

A SENSE OF URGENCY AND A BIAS FOR ACTION.

That is the SureFire motto, and we put it to the test by going behind the scenes at SureFire’s headquarters. In our first ever documentary-style video, Silencer Shop gets the privilege of showing you never before seen footage of how a SureFire suppressor is made.

You’ll see in this video that SureFire goes above and beyond to ensure their products are not only reliable, but also incredibly consistent. Whether they’re building for military or civilians, SureFire makes sure that every single silencer meets their expectations. By making all of their suppressors in-house and testing every single one before it leaves their shop, you’ll be able to witness SureFire’s efficiency and dedication to high-quality suppressors.

Join us as we walk through the life of SureFire suppressors. From raw materials to taking the silencers out to the range, you will get to see the intricacies that give SureFire the name and dependability we all know and love.

Silencer Central Announces Home Sweet Home Delivery—Direct-to-Consumer Shipping in 42 States

Thursday, January 14th, 2021

Sioux Falls, South Dakota – January 14, 2021 – Silencer Central, America’s largest silencer dealer, can now deliver silencers directly to customers in the 42 states where silencers are legal. The shipping process has revolutionized the way silencers are sold and allows for customers to streamline their purchasing experience by cutting out unnecessary hurdles to silencer ownership.

“We run a highly regulated business,” said Brandon Maddox, CEO of Silencer Central. “We have to do everything by the book—100%. We’ve pioneered a system that allows Silencer Central to be the pinnacle of service for our customers. We handle every step of the process, from paperwork to barrel threading to the final delivery of your silencer—straight to your front door. The process has never been more efficient.”

In the early days, Silencer Central focused on direct sales at trade shows. As their reputation grew, the company sought a way to expedite silencer sales. Now with a customer base that spans across the country, customers can call in directly or buy online at SilencerCentral.com.

Once the order is placed, Silencer Central emails the customer forms and instructions for their completion. This simple process is completed with a digital signature. After the paperwork is complete, Silencer Central sends them an email with a copy of their paperwork and free NFA Gun Trust.

When the approved tax stamp comes back to Silencer Central, customers are sent a text and email with steps to arrange for delivery. The company can now deliver silencers directly to customers in 42 states, making this part of the process incredibly efficient.

For more information, call 888-781-8778 or visit SilencerCentral.com.