Tag: suppressor

The other day I wrote about the basics of filing a Form 1 to make an SBR (Short Barreled Rifle). Just high level basics and the most rudimentary do’s and dont’s of navigating the National Firearms Act. As things go, two of my Form 1’s…

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210 days start to finish for my suppressor, and that’s just from the date it went Pending at the NFA Branch. “Pending” is the days the ATF cashes the check for $200 that pays for your tax stamp. The date I went pending was 11/14/2019,…

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I finally had time to drill my baffles and end cap for the QuietBore 9mm solvent trap this morning, since the wife has been keeping me busy with building cabinets and other houseboy duties. For reference, I bought the QuietBore 9MM Solvent Trap kit in…

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Way back here, I decided to build a Form 1 suppressor, due to the fact that I’m impatiently waiting for my YHM Turbo to make its way through the labyrinth that is the NFA division of the ATF. I’m halfway there at 5 months, and…

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I just went past 100 days on my Form 4 suppressor as it makes it’s way through the NFA division. I was hoping to catch the window of sub-100 day approvals that were going through for individual filers vs Trust filers ,but it’s looking more…

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One of the questions I’d had for years was “Do I really, really need a suppressor?”, which is way different than “Do I want a suppressor?”. Or silencer. Or can. Whatever. Huge difference between “need” and “want”. I always figured that if I every really…

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