Patent Number: 6,308,609

Title: Suppressor

Abstract: A method and an apparatus for suppressing muzzle blast and/or muzzle crack in a weapon. An apparatus for reducing muzzle blast upon discharge of one or more projectiles from a gun includes an outer shell and a first end cap adapted to be secured to a muzzle of a weapon and including provisions for detachably coupling to a first end of the outer shell. The apparatus further includes a second end cap adapted to be secured to a distal end of the outer shell and a plurality of baffles disposed between the first end cap and the second end cap. The plurality of baffles each comprise a bore section having an inner diameter no smaller than a bore of the muzzle and a baffle section coupled to the bore section, the baffle section extending from the bore section to the outer shell.

Inventors: Davies; Robert Bruce (Tempe, AZ)


International Classification: F41A 21/00 (20060101); F41A 21/30 (20060101); F41A 021/30 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018