Suppressed Weapons

This following guide features various suppressed weapons used by the Israeli SF.

Handguns


From top to bottom - Glock, FN HP, suppressed Sig Sauer 228, suppressed Berretta 0.22.

Former Israeli Defense Minister Benjamin Eliezer (middle) during a visit at Shayetet 13 base after Operation Noah Arc - the seizure of the Palestinian "Karin A" weapons ship. The minister is checking out weapons used at the operation including a suppressed Sig and various Uzi variants.

Shayetet 13 operator during an oil rig training. The operator is armed with a suppressed Glock and wearing a head mounted GoPro camera (photo: IDF).

 

Sub Machine Guns


Micro Uzi

PALSAR Golani operators posing in full gear during training. From left to right - Negev Commando, suppressed Micro Uzi fitted and two M4A1 fitted with Trijicon ACOG 4x32.

PALSAR Golani team posing in full gear during training. Left operator is armed with a suppressed Micro Uzi and carrying a RAFAEL Limor rapid deployment collapsible ladder; top row middle operators are armed with Negev Commando (left) and standard Negev (right); lower row middle operators are armed with M4A1 fitted with Aquila X4; right operator is armed with a M4A1 fitted with Litton M845 X1.5. Note Smiley compensators on all M4A1.

PALSAR Givati operators posing prior to an operation in the Gaza Strip. Left - operator armed with a suppressed Micro Uzi. Right - operator armed with a M4A1 fitted with a Litton Aquila X4 NVD.

Micro Uzi Para

LOTAR Eilat operators during training. Left operator is armed with a Micro Uzi Para. Note the Micro Uzi Para typical accessories - a Tasco Optima, an IWI GM suppressor and an extended lower Picatinny rail. Also note a side cocking handle (instead of on the top of the receiver) which allows for the mounting of various optics.

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Operator armed with Micro Uzi Para.

Mini Uzi

Top to bottom - Uzi, suppressed Mini Uzi and a Micro Uzi.

IDF SF CT weapons - Top: modified Remington 870 shotgun with a sawed-off barrel and no butt-stock. Bottom: suppressed Mini Uzi.

A operator checking out an Israeli SF Mini Uzi. Unlike the standard version of the Mini Uzi, this model has a side cocking handle allowing for the mounting of various optics on the receiver. The Mini Uzi is fitted with an Eyal 3x20, a flashlight a suppressor.

PALSAR Golani operators during training. Standing operator armed with a Sig in thigh holster and a suppressed Mini Uzi fitted with a flashlight.

Shayetet 13 operators during training armed with (from left to right): a suppressed Mini Uzi fitted with an AN/PEQ-14; an AK47 fitted with a Meprolight MOR, a stock, a rail system, and forward grip; and a suppressed Mini Uzi (photo: IDF).

Colt SMG

PALSAR Golani operator posing with a suppressed Colt 9mm fitted with a forward grip.

Assault Rifles


CAR15

Sayeret MATKAL weapons and gear arsenal on display in an IDF post in Lebanon before a mission. Far left and far right - two Minimi Para LMG. Middle - a suppressed CAR15 fitted with a Litton Aquila X4 NVD. Top - two SR25 fitted with Litton Aquila X6.

PALSAR Golani operator during training in the late 1990's. The operator is armed with a suppressed CAR15 fitted with a Trijicon ACOG 4x32, a bipod and a cheek piece.

M4A1

Egoz operators posing in full gear during training. From left to right - a M4A1/M203 combo fitted with a Meprolight Mepro 21, a Negev fitted with an ITL AIM1/D, a M4A1 fitted with a Trijicon ACOG 4x32, a suppressor and a flashlight and a M4A1 fitted with a Trijicon ACOG 4X32.

YAHALOM operators posing for a group photo during training. Operators are armed with M4A1 fitted with Meprolight Mepro 21. Left operator is armed with a suppressed M4A1 fitted with a Trijicon ACOG 4x32 and a bipod

YAHALOM operator during training wearing a camouflage suit and armed with a suppressed M4A1 fitted with a Trijicon ACOG 4x32 and a bipod.

Tavor Commander (CTAR)

USAF officer firing a suppressed CTAR fitted with an ITL MARS during a visit to the IDF. Note the unique location of the Picatinny rail on the right side of the weapon. As the Tavor has ambidextrous design, it can be fitted with cocking handles on both sides of weapon. When the weapon is fitted for one side (e.g. for right handed in the photo above), the rail is placed in the cocking handle second position.

Micro Tavor (MTAR)

Shayetet 13 operator during an oil rig training. The operator is armed with a suppressed 9mm Micro Tavor fitted with a Meprolight MOR and a forward grip. The operator is also wearing a helmet-mounted GoPro camera (photo: IDF).

 

Micro Tavor with an integral suppressor fitted with a Meprolight Mepro 21. The Micro Tavor is offered with two types of suppressors - integral and detachable.

 

Micro Galil (MAR)

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Operator armed with a Micro Galil Tactical fitted with a sound suppressor and a Meprolight Mepro 21.

 

Sniper Weapon Systems


SR25

IDF SF SR25 fitted with sound suppressor shown at a demonstration.

 

PALSAR Golani operators posing in full gear prior to deployment in the Territories. Left operator is armed with a SR25 fitted with an Aquila X6 and a suppressor; Right operator is armed with a M4A1 fitted with an ITL MARS, a flashlight and forward grip.

 

Rimon sniper during training armed with a suppressed SR25 fitted with a day optic and an AN/PVS-27 (photo: IDF).

Ruger 10/22

IDF SF SWS on display - from left to right: Ruger 10/22 suppressed, Galil Sniper Rifle and a Mauser 86SR.

YAMAS sniper armed with a suppressed Ruger 10/22 fitted with an El-Op Eyal X3 during training.

TCI M89SR

M89SR fitted with a Zeiss Diavari X3-X9 and a sound suppressor.

PGM Precision Ultima Ratio

Operator checking an IDF SF suppressed PGM Precision Ultima Ratio. Also seen in the background are a modified Mauser 86SR (with a new stock and an integrated suppressor), El-Op Yuval and helmet fitted with a camera.

Modified Mauser 86SR

YAMAS sniper wearing a camouflage suit and armed with a camouflaged painted and suppressed modified Mauser 86SR during training (photo: Israeli Police).

H-S Precision 2000 HTR

Egoz sniper and spotter during training. The sniper is armed with a suppressed H-S Precision 2000 HTR (photo: IDF).

Miscellaneous

IDF SWS and related gear on display during a demonstration at the IDF Counter Terror School. From left to right: an H-S Precision 2000 HTR, two laser rangefinders, an Aquila X6, a Leupold spotting scope, a suppressed Ruger 10/22, a suppressed PGM Précision Ultima Ratio, a modified Mauser 86SR (with an integrated suppressor and a new stock), a M24 and a suppressed SR25.

IDF SWS on display during a public demonstration. From foreground to background: a modified Mauser 86SR (with a new stock and an integrated suppressor), a suppressor PGM Precision Ultima Ratio, a M24, a SR25, a standard Mauser 86SR and a Galil Sniper Rifle. Also seen in the background are a RPD and a PK.

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