Category Archives: Semi auto pistols

Scrap metal pistols seized by Australian police

Two homemade pistols, both from the Scrap Metal Arms series confiscated from an escapee from Beechworth prison in Victoria, Australia.

.380 MK3 sheet metal pistol

Another submission from a reader featured earlier, this time a .380 semi auto sheet metal pistol. A standard Makarov magazine was used.

.32 Sheet Metal Pistol (Brazil, 11/28)

A .32 version of the DIY Sheet Metal Pistol with an extended magazine seized in Arapiraca, Brazil last month.

Illegal PPK copies made in Vietnam

Two PPK copies which were being illegally manufactured in a small factory in Hai Phong which was raided by police last month. Each pistol was reportedly being sold for around $250 to $300.

Underground Arms Watch – August