Griffin Armaments Announces Bushwhacker 36 Universal Suppressor

Griffin Armament introduced the Bushwhacker 36 suppressor recently. The Bushwhacker 36 is a universal sound suppressor designed to maximize feature functionality, performance, and value with a vast selection of caliber compatibility.

Griffin Armament recently introduced their new universal sound suppressor, the Bushwhacker 36. This suppressor is reportedly able to be used on everything from .22 caliber to .338 caliber firearms (with certain barrel minimums).

The Bushwhacker 36 has a durable 1.375×24 threaded 17-4 stainless steel tube chassis, with different mounting options. These factory inclusions allow the Bushwhacker to be quickly and easily configured for centerfire rifle or handgun use. Its .36 caliber diameter provides end-users with the most caliber flexibility possible while retaining quality sound suppression.

A vast range of rifle calibers are covered by this suppressor such as .338LM, .350 Legend, .308 win, 300win mag, 7.62×39, 300BLK, and many others. The suppressor also can be fitted to a 9mm pistol offering large flexibility. Additionally, .338 caliber, .30 caliber, and .22 caliber Ratchet-LOK front caps can be interfaced with the Bushwhacker 36 further improving sound performance with specific calibers.

Bushwhacker 36 items in the box
The Griffin Armament Bushwhacker 36 suppressor comes with an impressive list of items in the box. This includes two different wrenches, a pouch, and different mounting options just to name a few items.

Min length Barrel Ratings:

  • .300RUM/.338LM – 24″
  • .300WM – 20″
  • .308Win – 12.5″
  • .338 Federal – 12.5″
  • .350 Legend – 12.5″
  • 7.62×39 – 7.75″
  • 6.8 SPC – 8″
  • .300BLK; 7”
  • 5.56mm 9.5”

The Bushwhacker 36 features Griffin Armament’s unique, patented Ratchet-LOK end cap which provides the user with a mechanism to disassemble their suppressor easily for periodic cleaning and maintenance. This technology and the included tools ensure that the Bushwhacker 36 can be reset to factory weight and sound performance specifications with minor preventative maintenance.

The suppressor also features Griffin’s patented ECO-FLOW baffle technology. These baffles are engineered to provide balanced sound performance on a host of popular calibers and firearms while providing increased flow, reduced back pressure, and a reported overall optimized experience. The 17-4 stainless tube, front cap, and heat treated baffle stack put the Bushwhacker at 15 ounces in its Rifle configuration and 16.9 ounces in a pistol configuration.

 baffles and mounts
The Bushwhacker 36 from Griffin Armament has baffles made from heat treated stainless steel in their ECO-FLOW patented technology. These baffles are reportedly engineered to provide balanced sound performance on a host of popular calibers and firearms while providing increased flow and reduced back pressure.


  • 7.2” long x 1.5” diameter
  • 17-4 Stainless Steel tube body and front cap, Black nitride finish
  • 17-4 H900 heat treated stainless steel baffles
  • 15oz in the Taper Mount configuration (using the included PLAN-A taper mount)
  • 16.9oz in the Pistol configuration (with universal piston system installed)

The Bushwhacker 36 is supplied with a Griffin Plan-A Taper Mount adapter, Taper Mount muzzle device, and a booster piston housing. Additional accessory support allows the Bushwhacker to be mounted to a myriad of hosts via the 3-lug QD kit, Plan-A XL, direct thread adapters, the 1.375×24 A2 adapter, as well as CAM-LOK, EZ-LOK, and DUAL-LOK systems.

Bushwhacker 36 on rifle
A vast range of host weapons can be used with the universal suppressor. In the rifle configuration, the suppressor weighs just 15 ounces at 7.2 inches long.

The Griffin Armament Bushwhacker 36 has a price tag of $949.00.

What’s in the Box?

  • Bushwhacker 36 tube body
  • Patented ECO-FLOW baffle system
  • Patented .36 cal Ratchet-LOK end cap
  • PLAN-A Taper Mount interface
  • EZ-Brake Muzzle brake, .30 CAL – 5/8×24 threaded
  • Booster piston housing (1.375×24)
  • Booster piston retainer
  • Booster piston spring
  • Bushwhacker wrenches (2)
  • Griffin multi-function wrench
  • suppressor pouch