The History of the NFA and Silencers
Posted by Kris Vermillion on July 15, 2019
Have you ever wondered why the government chooses to fine you $200 for the right to own a silencer?
The guys at T.REX Arms have put together an amazing video on the history of the silencer and how it came to be so heavily regulated by the NFA.
SPOILER ALERT: The Government is stupid.
Added bonus: TONS of Kevin Costner clips.
For a deeper dive into how exactly a silencer works (and why the terms "silencer" and "suppressor" are acceptably interchangeable) read our HOW SUPPRESSORS WORK article as well.
Here's the video on the History of the NFA and Silencer Regulation from T.Rex Arms.