Tag Archives: homemade weapons

Hammer operated zip gun

Plumber’s belt-bag special.

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Homemade TEC-9 copy seized in Sydney, Australia

A submachine gun based on the Interdynamic MP-9 or ‘TEC-9’ along with a silencer which was seized by NSW police in Sydney.

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Illicit MAC-10 copy (Brazil)

A 9mm MAC-10 type submachine gun copy typical of what garage gunsmiths produce for the black market in Brazil.

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Door Hinge Derringer

A single shot zip gun made using a door hinge, some scrap plywood and some nuts & bolts.  

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Zip gun seized in NSW, Australia

A simple .22lr zip gun made from a cheap automatic center-punch tool seized in New South Wales, Australia.  

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Homemade pistol seized in Bizana, South Africa

“#sapsEC Mthatha #K9Unit & CIG arrested 2 suspects for possession of unlicensed firearms & ammo in Bizana. Homemade gun seized.” SA Police Service

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Knuckle duster zip gun murder weapon

A crude handcrafted .38 cal zip gun which also doubles as a knuckle duster. It was used to murder a business owner during a delivery in Brazil in September 2016. The suspect claimed he learned how to construct the gun … Continue reading

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