Monthly Archives: August 2016

Homemade .380 machine pistol (Brazil 29)

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Minneapolis gun buyback used for fun and profit

Below we see a rare master artisan handcrafted Glock & Wesson which was apparently traded in for a $100 gift card at the Minneapolis gun buyback on Saturday. With the low serial considered, this was probably not a very fair … Continue reading

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Reader submission: A working firearm improvised from ‘things’

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MAC-11 type copy with silencer seized by Queensland police

An example possibly made by a New South Wales illicit gunsmith who was convicted in 2009 of allegedly manufacturing up to 100 similar machine pistols.

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Homemade pistols and ammunition (India)

A locally made automatic pistol along with a pair of homemade pistols seized in India. The later appear to use improvised ammunition made from steel tube coupled with circlips and seated with very nasty looking steel projectiles.

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