Tag Archives: Desi Katta

Indian Katta pistol

A common type of rudimentary pistol produced locally, usually chambered for .315 rifle cartridges. Advertisements

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Illegal arms factory busted in Kolkata India

A backyard illegal arms workshop producing .32 semi-automatic pistols busted in Tiljala. 8 pistols, 50 rds of ammunition, 16 magazines, machines tools recovered. Four suspects arrested. (Kolkata police)

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DIY break barrel shotgun

TFB: “Here is a classic traditional style break barrel 12 gauge shotgun built entirely from scratch using scrap steel plate and tubing which can be found at any decent hardware store.”

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Indian Wrist Breaker

.315 bore pistol made locally.

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.22lr revolver made in India

A crude locally made revolver chambered in .22lr of a type widely seized in India.

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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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Homemade pistols – India

  Full article – Locally made ‘katta’ pistols seized across India

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