Manticore Arms Designs Suppressor for Scorpion EVO
By Jacki Billings
Manticore Arms’ Venom Suppressor mounted on the Scorpion EVO. (Photo: Manticore Arms)
Illinois-based Manticore Arms released a new suppressor, the Venom, designed around the 9mm chambered CZ Scorpion EVO pistol.
Manufactured and distributed by Rat Worx, the Venom suppressor attaches to an existing Scorpion EVO pistol, Scorpion EVO Bullpup Kit or other short-barreled rifles with a 7.75-inch barrel. In its ideal state, the Venom maintains the Scorpion EVO’s aesthetics through the use of a forend assembly.
The Venom comes with all the needed materials to mount to the Scorpion EVO. (Photo: Manticore Arms)
To mount, the existing forend and muzzle device is removed and the Venom’s mounting block, muzzle device, and own forend slip onto the Scorpion EVO. To complete the assembly, the suppressor core is the slide into place and the rig is ready to shoot.
Made from 6061 aluminum, the Venom opts for a 12-inch length forend with a weight tipping scales at around 32-ounces. The Venom sports a Type III black hard-coat anodizing, integral QD pocket, Picatinny rail and M-LOK slots on the sides and underside of the rail.
(Photo: Manticore Arms)
“The unique design of the forend and suppressor core allow any underside mounted M-LOK accessories to stay in place even when the