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sound suppressor

A noise suppressor that converts low-frequency vibrations propagated by the high-velocity exhaust gases of a gas turbine engine into high-frequency vibrations. A sound suppressor replaces the conventional tailpipe in a gas turbine engine.
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All Osprey sound suppressors attach via a spring-loaded, threaded piston that locks into a tension-lever-secured indexing assembly.
Five German police sharpshooters were stationed around the area armed with standard-issue G3 service rifles that lacked sound suppressors or optical sights.
A proper sound suppressor makes you a more courteous and neighborly shooter, masks the direction of the shot while hunting and preserves your capacity to assess your surroundings and communicate should you ever have to use your weapon for real, particularly indoors.
Ruger also cautions against shooting supersonic .300 Blackout ammunition in the Mini-14 with a sound suppressor installed.
The barrel features 3/4x10 threads for attaching sound suppressors, barrel extensions ,or other muzzle devices.
Sound suppressors can be manufactured in Massachusetts, and public servants can use them under color of their office, but law-abiding Americans cannot possess the same under their constitutional rights.
Red-dot sights and sound suppressors seem to be the latest popular accessories for handguns.
There's no point in having a suppressor-ready rifle without having a sound suppressor handy.
Due to the open-muzzle design, there is no need to remove compensators or sound suppressors either.
1 Supply of sniper rifle in caliber .308 Win (7,62 h51mm), complete with silencer barrel (sound suppressor), monocular optical equipment, installation of optical equipment, measuring distances, vertical angles and weather indicators in full compliance the technical specifications for each product.
Gemtech laid the very foundation for the modern sound suppressor industry.
The lightweight rifle moves quickly, and the sound suppressor keeps things friendly with the neighbors.