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#5419962 - 11/14/14 07:33 AM Compact Suppressor for 40 cal - last form 1
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Looks like this is my last form 1 suppressor for a long while; this is my 12th home made one.

I wanted something short to use on the bedside gun that happens to be a Glock 22; so a 4" long wet suppressor with optional wipe seemed like a good fit. This is all 6061-T6 aluminum that it type II anodized at home. It's a mix of Omega baffles and simple skirted cones. The optional wipe is 1/4" thick 80a poly sheet. I shaved weight anywhere I could to get this under 4oz so it should cycle just fine; I will verify with a range report after the weekend.
I used a stainless steel thread insert so the aluminum cap is threaded 5/8-24 and I have two inserts 9/16-24 and 1/2-28 so I can use this on the 40 or 9mm.



Glock 22 on bottom; Glock 17 with SWR Trident on top
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#5420102 - 11/14/14 08:41 AM Re: Compact Suppressor for 40 cal - last form 1 [Re: BCJ]
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That's awesome. Video please.

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#5420121 - 11/14/14 08:46 AM Re: Compact Suppressor for 40 cal - last form 1 [Re: BCJ]
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Awesome can't wait for range report.
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#5420127 - 11/14/14 08:49 AM Re: Compact Suppressor for 40 cal - last form 1 [Re: BCJ]
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Freakin' amazing!






... the amount of hair on the sink. grin wink


Edited by lglidewell (11/14/14 03:43 PM)

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#5421567 - 11/14/14 08:50 PM Re: Compact Suppressor for 40 cal - last form 1 [Re: BCJ]
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That hair above the furthest right red baffle scares me! lol
LEt me know when you have one for sale! Been looking for a shorty suppressor.
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#5421604 - 11/14/14 09:12 PM Re: Compact Suppressor for 40 cal - last form 1 [Re: BCJ]
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Mad skilz. up
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#5422347 - 11/15/14 12:33 PM Re: Compact Suppressor for 40 cal - last form 1 [Re: BCJ]
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Its 37 degrees out so the testing was short after my morning hunt. The glock 22 cycles without any problems with the can on. The lithium grease I had in it isn't working as well at this temp. I'll try it with wire pulling gel next trip - I didn't bring any this time. It's definitely hearing safe but not as quiet as the Trident on the 9mm.
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#5457687 - 12/04/14 07:34 AM Re: Compact Suppressor for 40 cal - last form 1 [Re: BCJ]
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Made it back out to shoot again Sunday; this time with the wire pulling gel. It was easy to have a conversation while shooting in my father-in-laws back yard. Our wives were inside and had no clue we were shooting. The wire pulling gel reduced the sound to that of a full length suppressor.
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