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MSX Suppressor in .338 Caliber (Maxim Defense)

Maxim Defense have announced the introduction of a new .338 caliber suppressor joining their pistol and rifle caliber lines. The .338 MSX weighs in at 19 oz, is made from 7075-T6 aluminum and is 11 inches in length. Maxim Defense say the new suppressor has been designed to minimize the increase in cyclic rate and blowback. The MSX is rated to fire strings of up to 20 rounds at 1 round per second. Maxim Defense list the MSX’s MSRP as $995.

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Here’s what Maxim Defense have to say about the .338 MSX Suppressor:

Maxim Defense, premier manufacturer of precision firearms, suppressors, and accessories, is proud to announce the new MSX Suppressor in .338 caliber.  The MSX Suppressor by Maxim Defense is specifically designed to minimize the increase in cyclic rate and gas blowback of a suppressed weapon system.  

“We couldn’t be more excited about this new suppressor design,” said David Farrell, Vice President of Commercial Sales, Maxim Defense. “The goal of the PRS Suppressor was to increase reliability and longevity for the host firearm compared to other, more traditional, suppressor designs.” 

The new MSX Suppressor features a MonoKore™ 3-piece design with a suppressor core that has integrated carbon cutters for tube cleaning. Specifically designed for .338 caliber, it has a limited rate of fire of 20 rounds, at 1 round per second. This suppressor achieves unparalleled strength in design, by achieving a previously unmatched strength to weight ratio. It’s made from military grade materials including 7075-T6 aluminum with type-III hard coat anodizing and a grade-5 Titanium thread insert. 

The new Maxim Defense MSX Suppressor incorporates state-of-the-art features including the significant reduction of sound signature, well below hearing-safe levels, while decreasing the flash signature and reducing recoil, for increased accuracy. Results vary based on weapon configuration, ammunition, barrel length, and atmospheric conditions. This unique suppressor is designed to be the lightest suppressor possible for PRS competition shooting and all hunting situations.

Maxim Defense Introduce .338 MSX Suppressor

MSX Suppressor in .338 Caliber (Maxim Defense)

Here are the technical specifications for the .338 MSX Suppressor:

  • Current Available Calibers: .338 
  • Weight: 19 oz
  • Length: 11” overall length
  • Diameter: 1.75” outer diameter
  • MSRP: $995

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