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#5455068 - 12/02/14 08:44 PM Thinking suppressor
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Registered: 02/07/10
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Loc: Lake dallas
If the tax man is good to me this year I'm thinking a suppressor will be in my future. Doesn't have to be the cheapest or the most expensive but want a good value. Will be primarily used on a 300 blackout but would like to be interchangeable to other guns. Think a 300 win mag or something for longer range hunting will be in my future as well so something I want to keep in mind as well. Of course I haven't bought the bigger gun yet either so that's not set in stone. I'm about as clueless as it gets when it comes to them so what do I need to know and look for? Suggestions would be nice as well as someone reputable to buy from.

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#5455092 - 12/02/14 08:51 PM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: jhenderson]
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Registered: 12/16/08
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Loc: Wolfe City, TX
Buy one 300 Win Mag rated. Since you're thinking of one you will probably get one some day. Plus the suppressor rated for the 300 Win Mag will make short action cartridges quieter. Bit they are longer and heavier. Everything is a trade off.

I have a Tiger Shark that I shoot .223, .22-250, 6.5 Creedmoor, and 7 Rem Mag through.
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#5455103 - 12/02/14 08:57 PM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: jhenderson]
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Registered: 09/01/04
Posts: 1681
Loc: Denton, TX
The best advice is to go to www.SilencerShop.com They will tell you everything you need to know about buying one, reviews, videos, etc.
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#5455130 - 12/02/14 09:12 PM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: jhenderson]
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Not sure I'm ready to step up to tiger shark unless they are much cheaper than Msrp.

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#5455271 - 12/02/14 10:27 PM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: jhenderson]
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Registered: 01/31/09
Posts: 5171
Loc: Dallas
Get a Ti Yhm phantom qd. Rated for 300wm , light , and will work well for what u need it for

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#5455276 - 12/02/14 10:31 PM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: tannerlst]
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Originally Posted By: tannerlst
Get a Ti Yhm phantom qd. Rated for 300wm , light , and will work well for what u need it for


X2 I have the SS Model so it's still a little heavy wish I would have gotten the Ti model, but love the can.
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#5455534 - 12/03/14 07:52 AM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: jhenderson]
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That's good info. So many out there these days and not much info to be found on them all.

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#5455539 - 12/03/14 07:54 AM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: KRoyal]
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Loc: Chambers County
Originally Posted By: KRoyal
Originally Posted By: tannerlst
Get a Ti Yhm phantom qd. Rated for 300wm , light , and will work well for what u need it for


X2 I have the SS Model so it's still a little heavy wish I would have gotten the Ti model, but love the can.

I have the Ti model and will be getting the LT model soon. Rated to 300 RUM btw.

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#5456559 - 12/03/14 03:08 PM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: TexFlip]
Beckett Offline
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Registered: 09/19/09
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+1 on Silencershop.com. Good place to compare and really good pricing.
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#5456663 - 12/03/14 04:00 PM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: jhenderson]
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Registered: 04/04/10
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Loc: San Antonio
There are 5 threads right now about NFA items. We need an NFA section. no knock on you, OP.

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#5456819 - 12/03/14 05:24 PM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: jhenderson]
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Registered: 01/22/09
Posts: 11283
Loc: Sachse, TX
Why? They are all getting answered and it isn't like this board isn't so busy stuff rolls off the bottom. I don't want another place I have to go to look for crap to talk about grin

To the OP...I bought a Shark (the little 308 one) and it's in jail right now. I know 5 people who have them and they all love them. My gunsmith sells them and says if someone isn't looking for just the cheapest (in which case he sells the Thunderbeast) then he tells them the Shark is the best. I like the guy is local and I like the can you can disassemble to clean. Plus, David is a super nice guy and I prefer to give my money to people who appreciate it.
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#5457153 - 12/03/14 08:07 PM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: jhenderson]
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Not gonna price shop it much but who can be a good one stop shop for a good variety to check out. I'm in east Texas so I know it's limited here but in Dfw often.

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#5457230 - 12/03/14 08:45 PM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: jhenderson]
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Registered: 08/18/12
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Loc: Chambers County
Go to a big gun show. Should have a lot to look at.

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#5457365 - 12/03/14 09:58 PM Re: Thinking suppressor [Re: jhenderson]
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Registered: 05/19/11
Posts: 873
Loc: Frisco
For the last couple of months Ive been pushing 230 bergers out of a 27" DTA winmag through my shark suppressor. No problems at all...ZERO! Davids cans are top notch as is he to boot. Think Im at around the 5k rounds fired on this can.

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