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9mm submachine made from a paintball gun

A paintball marker adapted into a crude 9mm submachine gun which was seized in Brazil. The frame has been modified to accept a homemade magazine and a bolt and barrel have been roughly cut and drilled from brass bar.

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Improvised .357 slam-bang zip gun

Similar to the classic shotgun variation though arranged in reverse. It is made from three components which include a barrel pipe welded into a larger pipe and a length of steel bar with a nail in the end to act … Continue reading

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Crudely improvised 9mm submachine gun from Brazil

One of many gifts made by Brazilian Santa Claus and his armorer elves. Specifically designed to be made by 10 year old orphans who lack various limbs and whose minds are permanently clouded by various controlled substances.

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Ivan’s 10 minute hand-cannon

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Homemade 9mm submachine gun seized in Minas Gerais, Brazil

A homemade 9mm submachine gun seized from an illicit weapons workshop run by a locksmith in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Unlike similar SMGs the bolt on this example does not wrap around the barrel and is crudely laminated from steel tube, … Continue reading

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Improvised pistols (Indonesia)

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Street gang weapons (Argentina)

Concealable improvised 12 gauge and .410 shotguns made from standard pipe fittings. The spring loaded strikers made from large bolts are pulled back and released to fire.

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