Monday, February 12, 2024

Shooting Illustrated Names Silencer Central’s BANISH Speed K Suppressor of the Year

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Silencer Central, America’s largest silencer dealer, is proud to announce the new BANISH® Speed K has been awarded the prestigious Golden Bullseye Award for Suppressor of the Year by NRA’s Shooting Illustrated. This recognition highlights the exceptional performance and versatility of the Speed K, which was designed and optimized in partnership with Federal Ammunition.

NRA Publications Golden Bullseye Awards, now in its 22nd year, have introduced a new category for 2024: the Shooting Illustrated Suppressor of the Year. This addition to the prestigious awards program reflects the growing interest, acceptance, and popularity of suppressors in the industry. The awards recognize and honor the finest products available in the shooting sports industry. Each year, a seven-member committee, comprising editors, graphic designers, and seasoned NRA Publications staff, meticulously selects the winners.

"We are honored to receive the first-ever Golden Bullseye Award for Suppressor of the Year from our friends at Shooting Illustrated," said Brandon Maddox, CEO of Silencer Central. "This recognition is a testament to our dedication to providing shooters with the best suppressors on the market. The Speed K's exceptional performance and versatility make it an outstanding choice for all shooting pursuits."

The BANISH® Speed K is a 5.56 suppressor that offers innovative features that set it apart from the competition and promise to revolutionize the shooting experience for enthusiasts across the country. Silencer Central's commitment to delivering top-quality products is further validated by this esteemed award.

BANISH Speed K Specifications:

? Caliber: 5.56

? Material: Inconel 718

? Diameter: 2”

? Length: 4”

? Weight: 14.1 oz

? Mount: Industry standard hub

? MSRP: $1,199

“Between its small size and superlative performance, the Speed K is an outstanding option for a home-defense carbine,” said Ed Friedman, Editor-in-Chief of Shooting Illustrated. “I look forward to further testing and evaluation of this excellent new offering from Silencer Central.”

The award will be presented to Silencer Central during a special breakfast at the 2024 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits in Dallas on Friday, May 17, 2024. The event provides an opportunity for industry leaders and media representatives to come together and celebrate the achievements of the firearms industry.

With a legacy spanning over 18 years, Silencer Central emerged as a pioneer, offering customers a streamlined process for legally obtaining firearm sound suppressors. Today, this industry-leading company plays a vital role in the firearms industry, tirelessly advocating for silencer owners across the nation.

For more information about this groundbreaking suppressor and to explore Silencer Central's extensive range of products, visit, or call 888-781-8778.

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Silencer Central embarked on its illustrious journey in 2005 as South Dakota Silencer, an events-based business driven by the mission of reaching the underserved hunting and sport shooting market through a simplified silencer ownership process. Evolving into Dakota Silencer and finally rebranding as Silencer Central in August 2020, the company expanded its simplified process to all 42 states where silencers are lawful. Recognized on the 2022 Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies, Silencer Central has made purchasing a silencer a breeze by managing the entire buying process for consumers. With services including a free NFA Gun Trust, interest-free payment options, and direct shipping to their front door upon approval, Silencer Central continues to lead the way.