Monthly Archives: May 2016

Billy club shotgun

billyclubshotgun improgunsA homemade 12 gauge shotgun disguised as a billy club or truncheon. Used during an attempted murder in Brazil.

Homemade SMG seized in Porto Feliz

homemadeSMGbrazil73185improgunsA homemade submachine gun marked MOD.M5 SUB IRA. 9MM which was seized in Porto Feliz, Sao Paulo, Brazil.  Appears to be Of a model previously encountered.

Homemade guns seized in Nigeria


Homemade guns including a revolver and a percussion muzzleloader seized from cattle rustlers in Nigeria.

Bill Holmes pistols in ATF vault

BillHolmespistolsA collection of pistols designed by author and gunsmith Bill Holmes held in the ATF reference collection.