You should buy from Silencer Central

You should buy from Silencer Central


We simplify the process

We were the first silencer reseller and have been making silencer buying super simple since 2005!


We only do silencers

We are not a gun shop that sells silencers on the side like virtually everyone else.


We are experts ready to listen

We offer a full-time staff of experts dedicated to streamlining your silencer buying experience and answering your questions.


We ship direct to your door

We have satellite locations in 42 silencer-legal states, which allows us to deliver your new silencer directly to your door.


We offer a free NFA Gun Trust

We offer a free NFA Gun Trust (a $250 value) for a joint ownership to legally share your silencer (and select an inheritor).


We get you going for 25% down

Pay only 25% down, and we will file your paperwork with the ATF. Our interest-free, payment plan lets you pay for it while you wait for it.


We offer barrel threading

In the event you need your rifle barrel threaded to accept your new silencer, we will take care of that through our Threading Central.


We know the rules

As the only silencer reseller on the ATF advisory board we not only know the rules and regs, we also follow them for your protection.


We prioritize safety and security

It is our job to protect your sensitive information including gun trusts and fingerprint records; keeping your data secure for your next purchase.


We offer shopping protection

Buy from Silencer Central and get the Norton Shopping Guarantee for identity theft protection, dispute resolution, and a lowest price. All for free.

The Silencer Central Difference

At Silencer Central, we aim to make a difference. We have worked purposefully to become an expert on the laws regulating our business—attending ATF compliancy events, working with attorneys on firearms statutes, and gaining insight to pass on to our valuable customers. We make it our goal to be involved, to communicate our purpose, and to have a voice in terms of the right of the people to keep and bear arms.

We attend dozens of tradeshows and make it our mission to extend our findings. We rely on technology to manage the customer purchasing process and keep them apprised along the way. Our customers enjoy fee-free and interest-free services. Count on trusted services, utmost credibility, and a proven tenure in the industry. Silencer Central is leading the way to support fellow outdoor enthusiasts, with every customer at the forefront.

Our Founder

Brandon Maddox

Brandon Maddox, founder and CEO of Silencer Central, nationally recognized as a thought leader on Class 3 firearms, has recently been selected as the recipient of the NRA’s 2024 Pioneer Award. What started as Maddox’s home-based Federal Firearms License (FFL) has evolved into a Class 3 Dealership and grown into the nationwide brand it is today. Maddox’s expertise in the National Firearms Act makes him a prominent voice in the industry.

Before his work with Silencer Central, Maddox practiced pharmacy and served as a marketing executive in the pharmaceutical industry. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and holds a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from Duke University. Megan, Maddox’s wife, is a 5th generation South Dakotan, and together they have two daughters. Maddox is passionate about varmint hunting and has spent more than a decade honing his expertise in the Western Dakota prairies.


Brandon May

Brandon May is Silencer Central’s Chief Operating Officer. A native from Minnesota and a Graduate of Moorhead State University in Healthcare Administration, Brandon received his Master’s in Business Administrations from the University of Mary. Prior to Silencer Central, Brandon held various roles over the past 10 years that focused on driving standards, building processes, leading acquisitions, and growing teams. He’s finding his professional passion is creating and driving high-functioning teams in fast-paced environments. Brandon has a knack and strong skillset on integrating large complex organizations, identifying business value, and enabling this through people, process, and technology.

Away from home, you can find Brandon spending time with his beautiful wife Alyson and his 3 children Edison, Estelle, and Everette. When he finds a free weekend, you can find him spending his time in the outdoors either in a hunting blind or out on the water fishing.

Warren Lochner

Warren leads the accounting, finance, and human resources teams at Silencer Central, while driving the company’s profitable and aggressive growth strategy.

A Minnesota State – Mankato alum, Warren brings a wealth of experience to Silencer Central having worked in accounting and manufacturing for several high-growth companies and start-ups throughout his more than 20-year career.

Warren lives on a hobby farm with his wife. The couple have two grown daughters. Around the farm, Warren enjoys driving his tractor, bailing hay, and tree felling.

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