ASA Announces Rugged Suppressors as 2017 Sponsor

ATLANTA, GA – The American Suppressor Association is pleased to announce that Rugged Suppressors has joined the ASA as a Tier 4 sponsor for 2017.  The ASA is excited to have their support in our efforts to expand suppressor rights.

“Rugged Suppressors has established themselves as a strong player within the suppressor market,” stated Owen Miller, Director of Outreach. “We’re thrilled to have them as a part of our growing list of sponsors.”

“Going into 2017 we are optimistic about the Hearing Protection Act and other common-sense reforms,” said CEO Michael Derdziak. “The American Suppressor Association has been a leading champion of these reforms, and crucial to the introduction of the HPA. We are grateful for the support of our customers, which has allowed us this opportunity to further promote Second Amendment rights and our industry.”

Rugged Suppressors has a deep industry pedigree spanning more than one iconic brand. They have built a strong following with innovative, high-quality products.


Located in Travelers Rest, SC, Rugged Suppressors was founded in 2014 by Henry Graham and Michael Derdziak to create innovative products that upset the industry. They’re pioneering new materials and manufacturing methods that create superior suppressors you can trust to work right the first time. They test 100% of their products to take quality control to unseen levels in this industry.


The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is the unified voice of the suppressor industry. Our mission is to unite and advocate for the common interests of suppressor manufacturers, distribu­tors, dealers, and consumers. To accomplish our mission, our principal initiatives focus on state lobbying, federal lobbying, public education, and industry outreach.

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