Tag Archives: improvised firearm

Ivan’s 10 minute hand-cannon

Posted in Muzzleloaders, Zip guns and improvised firearms | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Submachine guns | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Improvised pistols (Indonesia)

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

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.

Posted in Shotguns, Zip guns and improvised firearms | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Improvised double barrel slam-bang shotgun

Apparently confiscated after being fired from a moving car.

Posted in Shotguns, Zip guns and improvised firearms | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Double barrel 12 gauge zip gun (Taiwan)

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Homemade firearms seized in Afula, Israel

Seized earlier this month in Afula. The last appears to be an air powdered spear gun adapted into a single shot weapon along with improvised ammunition.

Posted in Submachine guns, Zip guns and improvised firearms | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments