How Do You Make A BB Gun Silencer?

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How Do You Make A BB Gun Silencer?

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Do this at your own risk! The ATF has put people in prison before for making Airgun silencers. If someone at the ATF can manage to make it work on a real gun, i.e a .22 rifle, your Airgun silencer is classified as a real silencer and you will be prosecuted under the 1934 National Firearms Act. Having said that, you have an Airgun and you would like it to be just a little bit quieter. This wiki should help you with that. • Keep your gun clean. • If there is a hammer in its mechanism that strikes a metal plate at the end of its movement, a small piece of thin sound-absorbing material, such as plastic, mounted on the plate will reduce this sound. Repeating this action through out the gun’s firing mechanism will reduce the mechanical noise of your weapon. • You must calculate how much air expands in your gun’s firing chamber. The silencer you build must have enough internal area to contain this volume of air. • In broad terms you must construct a can that mounts to the end of the gun that