NRA’s American Rifleman Names Silencer Central’s Banish 46 2023 Golden Bullseye Award Winner

The publication of the National Rifle Association, american rifleman, officially named Silencer Central’s Banish 46 the Golden Bullseye Accessory of the Year 2023. Silencer Central is proud to announce this achievement as the Golden Bullseye Awards recognize field-proven products that exceed the expectations of industry experts.

Each year, the NRA publications’ Golden Bullseye Awards recognize the best products available in the outdoor industry. The awards are selected by a seven-member committee comprised of editors, graphic designers, and veteran NRA Publications staff. 2023 serves as the 21ststreet year of the esteemed Golden Bullseye Awards.

“We are very honored that the Banish 46 has been recognized as the highest performing accessory by the american rifleman staff, a group of talented and experienced experts,” said Brandon Maddox, CEO of Silencer Central. “Our Banish line of suppressors continues to revolutionize the hunting and shooting space, and we want to recognize our entire team for being a part of creating the most successful suppressors in the industry.”

The Banish 46 is a modular silencer capable of handling a wide range of calibers, including .338 Lapua, .45-70 Government, 10mm, and .45ACP. Made from Titanium and Inconel for the best combination of durability and weight reduction, the Banish 46 weighs just 16.3 ounces in its short 7.9-inch configuration. The 10-inch configuration provides greater sound reduction while weighing only 20.4 ounces.

american rifleman review explains that “Silencer Central’s new Banish 46 takes that versatility and takes it into the stratosphere. With its rugged construction, large diameter, and myriad of mounting options, the Banish 46 is compatible with an astounding variety of rifles and pistols.”

Golden Bullseye Award winners will be recognized during a special breakfast on Friday, April 14, 2023 at the NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits in Indianapolis.

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About Silencer Central:

Silencer Central began its illustrious journey in 2005 as South Dakota Silencer, an event-based company created with the goal of reaching the underserved hunting and sport shooting market by simplifying the silencer ownership process. It became the Dakota Silencer and was eventually renamed Silencer Central after expanding its streamlined process in August 2020 to all 42 states where silencers are legal. Ranked in the 2022 Inc. 5000 list of Fastest Growing Companies, Silencer Central simplifies buying a silencer by managing the entire buying process for the consumer, providing a free NFA Gun Trust, offering interest-free payment options, and drop shipping at your doorstep, once approved.