SilencerCo offers sneak peek of unnamed prototype
By Jacki Billings
The unnamed prototype features removable front caps. (Photo: Jacki Billings/Guns.com)
SilencerCo is working on a new can, offering a sneak peek to SHOT Show attendees in Las Vegas last week.
Guns.com swung by the SilencerCo booth to take a gander at the unnamed prototype. Chris Conran with Silencer Co. told us that the new can will be similar to the company’s Hybrid pistol suppressor and will offer compatibility with both pistols and rifles.
“We thought, why don’t we make a can that’s going to be sort of like the Hybrid but won’t be the actual Hybrid,” Conran said. “We took a pistol can and said now we got to make this so it will work on a rifle. That’s what we did.”
Size wise the can will stack up to the Omega and Saker models with the same decibel rating as the Saker model with .223. The can has two separate parts so the front caps can be removed to offer compatibility with multiple calibers. In essence, the can aims to be the “be all and end all.”
The prototype, left, compared to the Saker suppressor, right. (Photo: Jacki Billings/Guns.com)
“It’s kind of like the end all can. If you have this you’re going to run