Two homemade pistols, both from the Scrap Metal Arms series confiscated from an escapee from Beechworth prison in Victoria, Australia.
Another submission from a reader featured earlier, this time a .380 semi auto sheet metal pistol. A standard Makarov magazine was used.
A locally made pistol seized in the Jharsuguda district of Odisha, India in October. Most likely made in .32 caliber.
A .32 version of the DIY Sheet Metal Pistol with an extended magazine seized in Arapiraca, Brazil last month.
A curious homemade magazine fed pistol chambered in .38 spl which was seized by police in Brazil in August.
Illegally made PPK copies likely based on the Chinese Type 64. These are usually made in rural basement workshops often to be trafficked to gangsters in coastal cities.
A trophy bring back from 1967.
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