New Silent Knight®

  • Silent – will not disturb patients or staff
  • Ergonomic Handle – fits all hand sizes
  • Effective – powerful dual action crushes pills to powder in a few seconds
  • Patient Safety – Eliminates cross contamination
  • User Safety – Maximum results with minimal effort. Contour cover encloses internal moving parts
Protected by US Patents: 7,051,963 B1; D497,543 S; 5,915,637; 9,125,796.


The Silent Knight has long been a significant and highly trusted system component in medication management. Long term care facilities and hospitals in the United States and around the world use the Silent Knight everyday. Thousands of healthcare professionals and tens of thousands of patients have benefited from the performance of this widely
used device.


Advanced Engineering and Design


Advanced engineering and design components have been applied to the original Silent Knight’s basic operating and crushing features to create the New Silent Knight. The patented dual action “crushing and grinding” movements of the New Silent Knight result in silent, smooth, effortless and effective crushing of pills to fine powder.


The crusher handle is designed for all hand sizes to fit comfortably. User safety is enhanced with the specially designed internal handle shock absorber. And the surgical quality stainless steel crushing components, along with a solid aluminum base and handle, make the New Silent Knight a powerful, highly effective and durable piece of medical equipment.


Exclusive Pill Crusher Pouch


The Silent Knight® does not function alone. Its companion item the patented Silent Knight® Pill Crusher Pouch is essential to guarantee maximum performance while reducing cost, waste, malfunction and lost time. The pouch’s distinctive curved bottom structure assures full recovery of crushed medication. The thick, durable construction effectively reduces pharmaceutical cross contamination and eliminates loss of medication.


Limited Lifetime Warranty


The Silent Knight is guaranteed for life to be free of materials and parts defects. If the unit fails due to parts failure it will be replaced by Links Medical at no charge to the owner.


Medications Not to be Crushed


Medications should never be crushed without the approval of a pharmacist and the express written order of a physician. { Click here } to see a list compiled by the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists of medications that should never be crushed. Printed copies of this list are available to fit Med Pass books and may be requested by calling your Links Medical sales representative.


Specifications & Ordering Information


Silent Knight Pill Crusher:
Materials: Stainless steel, anodized aluminum. Latex free.
Item Number SK0500


Silent Knight Pill Crusher Pouch:
Materials: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE).
FDA approved for pharmaceutical packaging.
Item Number PC1000


Your Silent Knight resource center.

Three easy steps:

Step 1. Place pill(s) into Silent Knight Pill Crusher Pouch. Lift handle and place pouch down between the crusher plates to initiate crushing.


Step 2. Press handle down to crush pill(s). Lift handle and pull pouch upward to half way up the crusher plates.


Step 3. Then press the handle down to activate grinding movement. Press handle down several times to grind pill(s) into fine powder. Repeat if needed. Then remove the pouch and add the medication to an appropriate serving medium for administration.