Tag Archives: homemade shotgun

Revolving 12 gauge shotgun seized

A homemade six-shot 12 gauge revolving shotgun along with a .38 cal revolver and sawn off O/U. Seized in Brazil. Advertisements

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Revolving quad shotgun (Brazil)

A four shot monstrosity chambered in either in either 12 or 20 gauge. The builder likely quickly abandoned the idea of sniper mode.

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Thai made 12 gauge pistol

A 12 gauge shotgun pistol design locally made by illicit gunsmiths in Thailand. This model was also commonly made in The Philippines though was eventually sidelined with the availability of cheap automatic pistol copies.

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An improvised pipe shotgun

An example of a criminally used improvised 12 gauge pipe shotgun. The front tube houses the barrel while the rear tube contains a spring and a striker which is pulled to the rear and released to fire. A bolt attached … Continue reading

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Improvised 12 gauge shotgun pistols

Typical criminally made weapons seized in Brazil.  

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12 gauge plumbing fitting shotguns

Improvised shotgun pistols made from threaded nipples and couplings. Both are fired by pulling back and releasing the large spring loaded bolt at the rear.

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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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