Monthly Archives: December 2015

Homemade 9mm submachine gun seized (Hura, Israel)

A homemade 9mm submachine gun and FN Hi-Power seized in the Israeli settlement of Hura.


Homemade .380 ‘Ma Deuce’ SMG (Brazil 22)

The creator of this probably started out designing a belt-fed machine gun before deviating only slightly. A water coolant jacket would probably be suitable looking at the magazine and bolt travel distance. Apparently sold to an out-of-town gang for $800 BR.



TEC-9 / DC9 copy seized in Canada

firearmsoffences-submachinegunWhat appears to be a home-built copy of the TEC-9 / DC9 pistol seized by police in Canada. The upper receiver appears to have overly crude welding and lacks the distinct barrel lug stampings of the original while its lower receiver has a flat non-standard profile. The open position of its bolt suggests it is likely fully automatic.

Locally made shotgun from Mexico

With only one legal gun shop in all of Mexico, the easiest option for some rural folk is to buy from someone making them in a nearby shed.