FAQ – Questions & AnswersCategory: Revolver FAQCan you use a suppressor on a revolver?
Rufus asked 2 months ago
Can you put suppressor on revolvers?

6 Answers
Cruz Staff answered 2 months ago

There are a few different types of suppressors, but most of them work by trapping the expanding gasses and slowing them down as they exit the barrel of the gun. This greatly reduces the sound of the shot.

Yes, you can use a suppressor on a revolver. However, since revolvers have such a short barrel, most of the sound will still be produced by the muzzle blast. So a suppressor will only be effective to a certain extent.

Can you use a suppressor on a revolver?

 

Jordan Staff answered 2 months ago

Yes, you can use a suppressor on a revolver. However, it is important to note that revolvers are not as quiet as semiautomatic pistols when using a suppressor. This is because the gas and noise that is typically expelled from the barrel of a semiautomatic pistol is instead expelled from the cylinder of a revolver. As a result, revolvers are not as popular among shooters who use suppressors.

Antony Staff answered 2 months ago

Yes, you can use a suppressor on a revolver. However, some revolvers are not built to accommodate a suppressor and may not be able to handle the extra weight. It’s also important to note that revolvers can be more difficult to suppress than semiautomatic pistols because of the cyclical mechanism and the number of rounds they hold. Suppressors can also be louder on revolvers due to their single firing action.

Can you use a suppressor on a revolver?

Lewis Staff answered 2 months ago

Yes. A suppressor can be used on a revolver, but it will not be as effective as it would be on a rifle because the barrel of a revolver is much shorter.

A suppressor, also known as a silencer, is a device that is attached to the barrel of a firearm in order to reduce the amount of noise that is produced when the weapon is fired. It does this by trapping the expanding gases that are released when the bullet exits the barrel and then redirecting them back down the barrel. This delays the sound of the gunshot until after the bullet has left the suppressor.

Suppressors are legal in most states, but there are some restrictions on who can own them. In order to purchase a suppressor, you must be 21 years of age and have a clean criminal record. You will also need to submit an application to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF).

Revolvers are not as common as they once were, but they are still used by some shooters. If you are using a suppressor on a revolver, it is important to note that the shorter barrel length will make the device less effective. This is because the gases have less time to expand before they exit the barrel. As a result, the sound of the gunshot will not be reduced as much as it would be with a rifle or other long gun.

If you are looking for a firearm that is quiet and easy to conceal, a revolver with a suppressor may be a good option for you. However, keep in mind that the shorter barrel length will affect the performance of the suppressor.

Ivan Staff answered 2 months ago

A suppressor can be used on a revolver, but it may not be as effective as using one on a rifle or pistol. Revolvers are notorious for having loud muzzle blasts, so a suppressor may help to muffle the sound somewhat, but it is not likely to completely silence the weapon.

Can you use a suppressor on a revolver?

Olson Staff answered 2 months ago
Yes, a suppressor can be attached to a revolver, but it will need to be a specific type that is designed for revolvers. The suppressor will dampen the sound of the gunshot, but it will not completely muffle the noise.
Can you use a suppressor on a revolver?