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Video: Standby, Revolution Is on the Way — SilencerCo Maxim 9

Suppressor ownership is on the horizon and hopefully coming to your home soon—without waiting months or paying for costly tax stamps. Talking with suppressor manufacturers, few believe we will see the legislation in the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency, but all are confident that it will come.

SilencerCo Maxim 9 pistol right side profile

SilencerCo Maxim 9s are set to begin shipping in the next few months.

That begs the question, where will the market go if suppressors are commonly available? How will technology be affected? Most importantly, which one would you buy—first?

It is the last question that SilencerCo is most concerned with. After almost a decade of development—because they believed there was no point bringing a product to market until it had been perfected—SilencerCo has timed perfectly timed the release of the new MAXIM 9.

For now, we will all have to keep our fingers crossed. However, in the meantime, here is a video and a few facts from SilencerCo to salivate and dream over.


Nine years of dreaming.

Ten thousand hours of trial and error.

Numerous failures that served as valuable learning experiences.

One holster-able, integrally suppressed 9mm pistol that is hearing safe with all types of ammunition: the Maxim 9.

The time has come, the kinks are worked out, the details are dialed, and now the world will experience true innovation.

In honor of the official production launch of the Maxim 9, take a look behind the curtain for a glimpse into the journey to create the most disruptive product to hit the firearms industry in decades.

Maxim 9s will begin showing up around the country as early as April 2017. Standby, revolution is on the way.

NSSF Home Defense

Good Judgment Must Accompany a Bedside Gun

If someone were to enter your home with the intent to do harm to you or your family, having a gun by the bedside and reacting just won’t cut it—you need good judgment, too. Clint Smith, president and director of Thunder Ranch Training Center suggests that to stay safe you need a plan and plenty of practice. There are no “do-overs.”

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How to Fix NICS

Guest post by Larry Keane, Senior VP and General Counsel for the National Shooting Sports Foundation 

Following the recent tragedies in Charleston, Chattanooga and Lafayette, there has been considerable discussion in the media about how the National Instant Criminal Background Check system (NICS) works. Some observations have been off-target,

How to Clean Your AR

First things first. As with any firearm, before you begin cleaning your AR, be sure to clear your rifle.

  • Drop the magazine.
  • Open the chamber.
  • Visually inspect to ensure there are no rounds loaded.

Now, let’s start cleaning!

NRA News: Meet the Commentators

Diversity and the NRA. Three firearms experts from vastly different backgrounds speak up for their love of shooting. This video surmises what the NRA really is, a diverse group of people from all walks of life and professions. It’s inspiring to see people who feel so strongly about the Second Amendment. Tune in to NRA News to catch up and learn more!