Adam Scepaniak 02.12.24
One of the most exciting silencer announcements to come out of SHOT Show 2024 was the BANISH Speed K from Silencer Central. Diminutive in size yet big on benefits, the BANISH Speed K raised a lot of eyebrows and impressed innumerable shooters at “Industry Day at the Range” at SHOT Show. Now, Silencer Central’s BANISH Speed K silencer has been awarded the “Suppressor of the Year” award from “Shooting Illustrated.”
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Sioux Falls, South Dakota – February 12th, 2024 – 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.
Specifications – Silencer Central BANISH Speed K
- Caliber: 5.56
- Material: Inconel 718
- Diameter: 2”
- Length: 4”
- Weight: 14.1 oz
- Mount: Industry standard hub
- MSRP: $1,199
“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.”
“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 (NRAAM) in Dallas on Friday, May 17th, 2024. With a legacy spanning over 18 years, this is yet another feather in Silencer Central’s cap for producing innovative suppressor products. As always, let us know all of your thoughts in the Comments below! We always appreciate your feedback.