What is inside a silencer?

Answer A silence, or suppressor, is a tube screwed on to the barrel of a gun that deadens the sound of gunfire. When gunpowder is ignited, high-pressure gas builds up which forces the bullet out of the ba... Read More »

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Difference between Baffle type silencer and packed silencer for 2 stroke engine/engines in general?

The difference is just what it says. Baffle silencers use baffles to re-direct sound waves to cancel each other out and reduce noise. A packed silencer uses material such as fiberglass mat or steel... Read More »

What is a silencer made of?

A silencer has three different sections. The first section consists of materials that absorb and dissipate heat quickly. The second section consists of rubber, plastic washers, or plastic discs. Th... Read More »

What is the intake silencer on a BMW 5?

With BMW's emphasis on understated performance, it should come as small surprise that the company went out of its way to install a component few others would bother to think about. While not necess... Read More »

What is a drive acoustic silencer?

Created by Toshiba Corporation, a drive acoustic silencer helps limit the speed and vibration noise when using certain computer drives.BasicsAccording to Software.informer, a CD/DVD drive acoustic ... Read More »