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Fantastic silencers

Discussion in 'Links' started by matlip, Mar 11, 2014.

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    Have you used one of these? If so, which one and what are they like?
     
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    i`ve had a twink 2 and a couple of marksmen which i`ve still got one very big but very quiet makes a PCP mute
     
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    I'm sure its a good one but saying "8mm aperture stops pellet distortion without compromising effectiveness." makes me wonder?
     
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    The bore in my stripper is 4.8 mm, should I be worried about pellet distortion:)
     
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    Thought the Smaller the Exit Bore the better ?
     
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    I'm inclined to think that it becomes less important as you move through the moderator so that the exit hole from the first chamber is as tight as you can get it and then it's possible to go a little larger each time without losing much, if any, of the effect. If you aim for very tight clearance then the accuracy of machining on the mating faces between the barrel and moderator quickly become critical.
    Setting up a rifle so that it uses the absolute minimum of air per shot will also cut the noise so a properly regulated rifle ought to sound quieter than an unregulated one running at double the air pressure.
     
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    They are good silencers, but it's a chunky mod, which I think the volume is making it work rather than the very complex internals;);)

    i find if you blow through 2 tubes of the same length, but different diameters, the smallest diameter tends to sound louder because the air is moving faster:)
     
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    sounds good, (pardon the pun), which rifles do you have them on ?
     
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    .... what?
     
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    I've heard about you blowing tubes!

    (old thread, but couldn't resist!)
     
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    Stevie Darling Sexual tyrannosaurus

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    Bite my Censored:D
     
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    That's extra :p
     

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