Illinois Moves A Step Closer to Suppressors For All

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It was only a few years ago that the Illinois General Assembly legalized the use of suppressors for state and local law enforcement. Yesterday, the National Rifle Association’s Institute for…

New From Liberty Suppressors: Goliath .458 SOCOM Suppressor

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Made almost entirely of titanium, Liberty Suppressors’ new Goliath quiets down the mighty .458 SOCOM without adding as much weight as we’ve come to expect from big bore caliber cans….

Kimber Gun Rights Bulletin: President Trump Will Pass the Hearing Protection Act

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In 1934, the Franklin Roosevelt administration passed omnibus gun control legislation, with massive infringements on the Second Amendment. The National Firearms Act was primarily designed to eliminate the private ownership…

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What Price to Strengthen the Second Amendment?

I asked myself a lot of tough questions this election year. What will I go to the mat for? What do I want the country to look like in 20 years?…

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SilencerCo Plays it Smart Pre-Hearing Protection Act

The day after the election, SilencerCo sent out an email blast (below) to “The Suppressed™.” (I’m not sure how much gun owners like being labelled victims, but whatever.) The celebratory missive offers…

Hands-On With Radical Firearms’ Very Affordable 5.56 Suppressor

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Radical Firearms of Stafford, Texas is well-known for its billet AR-15 and AR-10 receivers, its complete AR rifles in many calibers, and its AR platform parts and accessories, all of which…

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New from Silencer Shop: S.I.D. Kiosk

Can you imagine how many consumers would buy silencers for their firearms if purchasing didn’t require regulatory rigamarole or a stamp tax? All of them? Meanwhile, The Silencer Shop is…

Homemade Sub-Machine Guns in Australia

This video is from 2013 is a graphic illustration of the results of what happens when extreme gun restrictions are imposed, as they have been in Australia. When it’s prohibitively…

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First Look: Duke Suppressors

If there’s one universal problem with silencers it’s this: cost. Suppressors here in the United States have traditionally been much more expensive than their European counterparts because given the time…

Sneak Peek: New El Camino Rimfire Silencer from Kevin Brittingham’s “Q”

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Post-AAC and SIG SAUER, entrepreneurial wunderkind Kevin Brittingham has set up a brand new venture. With a nod to Bond, James Bond, Kevin’s called his new business “Q”. Mr. Brittingham’s convinced some of the best engineers in the…

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Hands On With The SilencerCo Maxim 9

Capitol Armory and SilencerCo shared a bay at the end of the expansive (well over half a mile of shooting lanes!) Texas Firearms Festival. It was a very popular destination, but I…

Guns for Beginners: How Suppressors Work

The NRA writes [via ammoland.com]: Suppressors are devices that, when attached to or integrated into a firearm, reduce the amount of noise and muzzle flash produced when the gun is…

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