5.56 suppressor on a PS90 SBR???

FN Forum

Google Search
Results 1 to 5 of 5
Thanks Tree3Thanks
  • 1 Post By HK SD9 Tactical
  • 1 Post By Buffman
  • 1 Post By ATL_Matt

Thread: 5.56 suppressor on a PS90 SBR???

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2014
    Posts
    18
    Thanked
    8 times

    5.56 suppressor on a PS90 SBR???

    What do I need to know? Should I not do it? Are 5.56 suppressors too heavy to allow the barrel to move correctly? Will I get lots of blown cases out the ejection port as a result? Am I better off using a 5.56 mini vs full size? Will my stock crack and break? If so, how long can I expect it to last?


    Or should I ignore the internet rumors because they suppress fine with 5.56 suppressors?!?


  2. #2
    Administrator
    FN Supporter
    HK SD9 Tactical's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    Florida
    Posts
    9,368
    Thanked
    6364 times
    I have used an AAC Evolution 9, a Saker 5.56, and now a Gemtech SAR57 with no issues due to the floating barrel on the PS90 SBR.

    I have not heard of any members having any problems using a can on the PS90 SBR. Now the only issue I know of is with the FiveseveN because it does not like heavy cans, so I think that the weight limit is somewhere around 12oz for the can.

    Shoot it and have fun.
    PursuitSS thanked this.
    "We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office." - Aesop

  3. #3
    Senior Member Buffman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Posts
    2,907
    Thanked
    2275 times
    I ran a Nitro 30 on my PS90SBR without issue
    HK SD9 Tactical thanked this.

  4. Remove Advertisements
    FNForum.net
    Advertisements
     

  5. #4
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    248
    Thanked
    294 times
    I run an old Huntertown Arms 22 suppressor on mine - works like a champ - probably 500-1000 rounds through it. Honestly, they don't need much - don't think I'd bother with a 556 suppressor - just over-built and heavy. Love the platform because it is light, compact and intuitive. Matt
    HK SD9 Tactical thanked this.

  6. #5
    FN Supporter Mark McWillis's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Clackamas, Orygun, USA
    Posts
    366
    Thanked
    540 times
    Most people probably run 5.56 cans but as SD9 said, almost any can will work great and be hearing safe. My favorite may be a 3 lug 5.7 can...picture the GT can with a 3 lug mount.

Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Similar Threads

  1. PS90 SBR Suppressor Question
    By MurrayNevada in forum SBR, Suppressors and NFA Items
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 12-12-2016, 09:20 PM
  2. Suppressor for ps90 SBR
    By allen16323 in forum SBR, Suppressors and NFA Items
    Replies: 23
    Last Post: 02-25-2015, 04:03 PM
  3. PS90 SBR Suppressor
    By Jack_Bauer in forum SBR, Suppressors and NFA Items
    Replies: 34
    Last Post: 04-06-2014, 09:12 PM
  4. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12-20-2009, 04:29 PM
  5. Taking my PS90 SBR and Suppressor to New Jersey
    By ick in forum SBR, Suppressors and NFA Items
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 10-27-2008, 09:54 AM