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silencer

any device designed to reduce noise, esp the tubular device containing baffle plates in the exhaust system of a motor vehicle

rubber silencer, bumper

A resilient part, such as a rubber button, attached to the stop on a doorframe to reduce noise caused by slamming of the door.
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Will doubled down on the new SIG's potential by installing the SRD556, a compact sound suppressor built like an armored fighting vehicle (inset).
This unique OWB duty rig will also secure pistols with compensators and sound suppressors attached.
MP5/10A3 10MM Auto with 2-round burst trigger group and optional stainless steel screw-on sound suppressor.
However, the engineers at SilencerCo developed a sound suppressor that functions well with most of the popular handgun calibers in the United States: the Osprey 45.
Noise or sound suppressors will confuse the enemy about the DM's firing location.
In general, flight-deck PPE consists of an appropriate cranial impact helmet, steel-toed flight-deck safety boots, sound suppressors, safety goggles, long-sleeve jerseys/shirts, and a saltwater-activated float coat.
Allegations in the case concern the sale of firearm sound suppressors ("silencers") sold to military units to fight terrorism and an advertisement related to silencer durability made by Darby & Darby client Advanced Armament Corp.
Rimfire sound suppressors are inexpensive these days and they make the trip to the range much safer and friendlier.
In the last ten years, there has been an increasing interest in sound suppressors here in the United States.
While manufacturing firearms might seem like a giant step away from building sound suppressors, the Maxim 9 occurred as a natural evolution within SilencerCo.
Sales of NFA firearms and gear had been accelerating greatly prior to the November 2016 election--like short-barrel rifles (SBRs) and especially, sound suppressors.
Nowadays sound suppressors are appropriate conversation fodder in polite genteel company.