SILENCER SATURDAY 300: Introducing the Dead Air Mojave 9

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week we got some trigger time with the HUXWRX VENTUM 762. This week we get an initial look at the Dead Air Mojave 9 – a modular, multi-caliber suppressor with an innovative baffle geometry. Is this your next lightweight suppressor? Let’s get started.

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SILENCER SATURDAY 299: HUXWRX VENTUM 762 – Part 2

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week we got started with the HUXWRX VENTUM 762 Hub-compatible rifle suppressor. We finish up our HUXWRX VENTUM 762 review this week with a range report and compare gas gun and bolt gun performance when utilizing flow through technology. Do you have to pick one or the other? Let’s find out.

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SILENCER SATURDAY 298: HUB and Flow with the HUXWRX VENTUM 762

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week we compared the performance of the  SIG SLH and SLX suppressors on the SIG MCX-SPEAR LT in 300BLK. This week we get our first look at the HUXWRX VENTUM 762 – a HUB compatible flow though rifle suppressor. Is this the silencer that gets you on to the HUXWRX train? Let’s find out.

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SILENCER SATURDAY: Why, Hello SIG MCX And 300 Blackout Subs

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week Austin R. brought us a very special look at the B&T MK23 pistol suppressor. This week we return to one of my greatest loves, suppressing 300 Blackout subs with the SIG Sauer MCX SPEAR-LT rifle and suppressor platform. Whether you are a long-time fan of 300BLK or you are just trying to decide if you are going to make the jump into this suppressor-born cartridge, stick around for a little light reading.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #296: The B&T MK23 Suppressor

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week we compared the YHM Turbo lineup with the YHM Fat Cat on 5.56 semiautomatic hosts. This week’s host is TFB senior staff writer Austin R. who has a very application-specific suppressor – the B&T MK23 suppressor. Let’s take a look.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #295: YHM 5.56 Showdown – Turbo vs Fat Cat

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week we started off with an introduction to the YHM Turbo K-RB and this week we continue the YHM 5.56 showdown with a Turbo vs Fat Cat reduced back pressure battle royale. Did one winner take all? Let’s find out.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #294: The YHM Turbo K-RB 5.56 – Labor Day Weekend

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week we hit rewind on the month of August to check out the summer of Silencer Central suppressors. This week we kick off a mini-series on the YHM Turbo K-RB – the next generation of compact 5.56mm rifle suppressors that add reduced back pressure technology. If you own the original Turbo K, should you upgrade to the Turbo K-RB? Let’s find out together.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #293: Silencer Central Summer – Banish Silencers -August Recap

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week I ran the Silencer Central Banish 46 through with some subsonic .300BLK and .45-70 Gov’t. There are more Silencer Central reviews coming up in a few weeks, so let’s do a summer recap the of the Banish silencers we’ve seen to date. We can pumpkin spice it up in a few weeks with a couple .22LR suppressors.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #292: Rifle Ready Banish 46 Suppressor – Full Auto 300BLK

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week the Silencer Central Banish 46 got a pistol caliber workout on a few different hosts. This week the Banish 46 suppressor goes on a rifle caliber tour with full auto 300BLK, a 5.56 bolt action, and a .45-70 Henry lever gun. Let’s dive in.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #291: Pistoling with the Silencer Central Banish 46

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week we got a general introduction to the Silencer Central Banish 46 multi-host suppressor. This week we screw on the piston system and put the Banish 46 though some subsonic pistol caliber ammo testing. Let’s see how quiet we can get these host combinations in both the short and long configurations.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #290: Universal Big Bore – Silencer Central Banish 46

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week we got a shot at the new  YHM Sidewinder M2 9mm suppressor. Today we take out the Silencer Central Banish 46, a universal pistol and rifle silencer that can handle anything from .22LR to .45-70 Gov’t. Will the Banish 46 change my mind on multi-caliber and multi-host suppressors being a primary solution? Let’s take a look.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #289: THE YHM Sidewinder M2 9mm Suppressor

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week we got a look at the new YHM Fat Cat 5.56mm compact rifle suppressor. This week we spend some time with the new YHM Sidewinder M2 pistol suppressor in 9mm. Is this your next pistol can? Let’s take a look.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #288: The YHM Fat Cat – Not Kitten Around Meow!

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R45 Multi-Host Suppressor. Last week we got a look at that new YHM R45 and we’ll be back with a full report… on the report. This week we’ve got the brand new YHM Fat Cat 5.56 rifle suppressor – can short and fat perform just as well as thin and long? Let’s find out if that’s what she said.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #287: The YHM R45 – Versatility FTMFW

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Fat Cat rifle suppressor. Last week we got a preview of the Daniel Defense Daniel SoundGuard SG-30 suppressor. This week we start to look at a whole host of new YHM suppressors, starting with the YHM R45, a versatile option for shooters with multiple hosts. But how does it perform? Let’s take a look.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #286: DD Daniel SoundGuard SG-30 – First Impressions

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we ripped some suppressor headlines from the news. This week we get an initial look at the Daniel Defense Daniel SoundGuard SG-30 rifle suppressor. Since the big brown truck only pulled up yesterday, this will just be an introduction to the SoundGuard lineup and we’ll time the second part to drop around the same time James “gunshorts” Reeves releases his SG-30 video at TFBTV. Let’s take a look.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #285: Suppressors Ripped from the Headlines

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we discussed cleaning the YHM Phoenix rimfire suppressor. Since it is a holiday weekend, we are bringing you another edition of Suppressors Ripped from the Headlines. What’s been happening in our niche world of silencers, inside the niche world of the NFA, inside the niche world of gun ownership? Let’s take a look.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #284: YHM Phantom 22 Rimfire Maintenance

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we talked about some of the best suppressor-ready hosts on the market. This week we have a brief tutorial on cleaning the YHM Phantom 22 rimfire suppressor. How often should you clean your rimfire silencers? Let’s take a look.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #283: Buying Suppressor Ready Guns

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we listed off ten of the top suppressor myths floating this series of tubes we call the internet. This week we take a look at the characteristics of suppressor ready guns and what makes them plug-and-play. Should you buy a firearm ready to suppress or is it easier to just modify a standard model? Let’s take a look.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #281: Let It Flow Through You – HUXWRX FLOW 762 Ti

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. We paused the series last week in observance of Memorial Day and to honor those who have given the ultimate sacrifice for freedom. This week we return with a look at a highly anticipated suppressor – the HUXWRX FLOW 762 Ti. Can it match the performance of its smaller and heavier steel sibling the FLOW 556K? Let’s take a look.

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Achievement Unlocked: Light and Quiet HUXWRX FLOW 762 Ti

Debuting less than a year after its 5.56mm bore cousin, the HUXWRX FLOW 762 Ti is 3D printed (metal laser sintering) from titanium powder and weighs in at less than 12 ounces. Unique internal geometries, only possible through the use of additive manufacturing process, create pathways through the suppressor allowing gasses to flow forward. The result is a quieter experience for the shooter and a system-neutral design that doesn’t have an adverse effect on cyclic rates or other weapon functions.

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SILENCER SATURDAY: Sacrifice

Good evening everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we brought you a review of the AAC Ranger 7 rifle suppressor. We are pausing our Silencer Saturday series this week for the Memorial Day holiday weekend.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #280: AAC Ranger 7 Rifle Suppressor

Good evening everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we brought you the second installment in the Spotlight series with a look at Dead Air Silencers. This week we dive back into the reviews with a look at the AAC Ranger 7 rifle suppressor. Does it live up to the famed Advanced Armament name? Let’s take a look.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #279: Spotlight On Dead Air Silencers

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we got some time behind Silencer Central’s Banish 45 pistol caliber suppressor. Today we drop back into our Spotlight Series with a look at Dead Air Silencers. Almost every suppressor owner I know owns at least one of their cans and I have yet to find a Dead Air model that is not worth owning. Yes, I see you Sandman K owners back there, we’ll get to you shortly.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #278: Silencer Central Banish 45

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we dug through recent news to discover Silencers Ripped From The Headlines. This week we drop back in for a review of the Silencer Central Banish 45 titanium and aluminum modular pistol suppressor. Is it good enough to change my mind about the utility of pistol silencers? No, but it is both fun and quiet. Let’s take a look.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #277: Silencers Ripped From The Headlines

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we discussed the history of SilencerCo and their current product line. Unfortunately it has been a busy few weeks for me and I did not have time to put together a suppressor review for this week. Instead, let’s comb the internet for news related to suppressors in a new segment I’m branding Silencers Ripped From The Headlines.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #276: Spotlight On SilencerCo

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we broke out the the lightweight hunting and bolt action Silencer Central Banish Backcountry – a performer. This week we turn the spotlight on SilencerCo – one of the main companies that has put suppressors in the hands of thousands of Americans in the past 15 years. Many of which may not have ever considered owning an NFA regulated item until SilencerCo stepped onto the scene. Let’s take a look.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #275: The Universal, Lightweight Silencer Central Banish Backcountry

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we got a look at two of the most recognizable rifle suppressors in the last 20 years – the SureFire SOCOM556 RC2 and the SureFire SOCOM556-MINI2. This week we move from the world of fighting carbines to bolt action rifles with a review of the Silencer Central Banish Backcountry. If you hunt or prefer a lightweight ranch-style rifle, this could be your next suppressor. Let’s take a look.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #274: Short Silencer, Long Barrel? Surefire SOCOM556-MINI2

Good evening everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we installed a flash hider using the Precision Armament Accu-Washer system. Today we get a look at a short silencer on a long barrel – the SureFire SOCOM556-MINI2 – and compare it to a longer silencer on a shorter barrel. Which combination would you choose? Let’s get behind the two setups.

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SILENCER SATURDAY #273: Precision Armament Accu-Washer Muzzle Device Alignment System

Good afternoon everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM Turbo T3 5.56 rifle suppressor. Last week we got a look at the SilencerCo VELOS LBP low back pressure 5.56 rifle suppressor. This week, since flooding and mud is keeping us off the range, we take a look at a small suppressor life hack that might save you some headaches – the Precision Armament Accu-Washer Muzzle Device Alignment System. Are you ready to shake off peel washers, shims, and tolerance stacking? Let’s take a look.

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Mount Up: B&T USA And SureFire Suppressor Mounting System Collaboration

Two cornerstone suppressor companies have just announced an agreement on a quick detach (QD) suppressor mounting system collaboration. B&T USA and SureFire have reached a partnership where B&T has the exclusive rights to manufacture suppressors that utilize SureFire QD attachments.

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