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Vorticis 45 Suppressor

Discussion in 'NFA Firearms and Accessories' started by MachIVshooter, Aug 12, 2018 at 12:46 AM.

  1. MachIVshooter

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    My new prototype, which proved to be highly effective. I'd love to show you guys the guts, but for now I think it's best I not post photos of my design that I believe could set the standard for PCC/subgun suppressors, lest more established manufacturers rip me off. Tell me what you think!

     
  2. JeeperCreeper

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    That's crazy cool!
     
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    I like it, no internal specs required! This may change my plans for my carbines.
     
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    Since I apparently just learned to read (put this in the wrong thread initially) what price were you considering for this can?
     
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    I'm not sure yet. This is prototype 1, and it has a particularly tricky part inside. I also need to decide if I'll option it with QD type bases and boosters vs. direct thread, or just make them all multi-mount. Direct thread is much easier and would be cheaper, but I don't want to catch a bad rap down the road for my can being inflexible just because folks chose the DT option to save a couple hundred at time of purchase. This thing has the potential to be a universal type suppressor like the SiCo Hybrid, only better, but I still need to do testing with more developed prototypes before I market it that way.

    It will probably end up in the $700-$900 range, though.
     
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    Is this can user-serviceable like the rest?
     
  7. Gtscotty

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    Very nice, can it handle higher pressure carbine rounds like .44 Mag and 450 Bushmaster?

    It seems like the 1.375"x24 Omega adapter thread has become a standard for rifle cans with Dead Air, Q, YHM and Diversified Machine all offering adapters to fit a variety of different muzzle devices. Any chance you'll offer your cans with that thread? It's a strong selling point to some folks to have all those options.
     
  8. MachIVshooter

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    No, it's a fully welded core.

    Yes, although I can't yet say what it will sound like with them. It wasn't fantastic with 5.56mm, much like the Hybrid or other large bore cans don't do a great job suppressing high velocity small bore rounds. I was OK without ear pro out behind my house, but it was teetering on uncomfortable out of the 16" carbine.

    I'll investigate that possibility.
     
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