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Firearms made from nail guns

Improvised ammunition made by combining a .22 power charge with a molded .22 lead bullet.

Keeping on the hardware store theme, above are examples of nail guns adapted into single shot .22 rifles which are used for poaching in mainland China.

Handmade automatic pistol seized (China)

An illicitly manufactured automatic pistol seized in mainland China. Such pistols are often hand manufactured in rural basements to be sold on to gun runners who turn huge profits selling to buyers in coastal cities.

Homemade pistols confiscated in Shenyang, China

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Three homemade pistols crafted for self-protection by a man in Shenyang, Liaoning province, China. Ammunition consists of nail gun blanks each loaded with a ball bearing.