Tag Archives: zip gun

Zip guns seized (MG, Brazil)

.22 and .25 zip guns made from hose fittings seized last year from six members of Pavilhao Independente (a Brazilian soccer hooligan firm).

3D Printed Songbird Pistol Manufacturing in NSW, Aus

3D printed PM422 Songbird pistols seized on Tuesday 11 August 2020 by police in New South Wales, Australia. The printed barrels are reinforced by inserting a length of steel tubing.

Sheet Metal .22 Derringers

Four different models built from the Professor Parabellum DIY Sheet Metal Derringers plan book.

Suppressed Zip Guns Seized in Kazakhstan

Simple hardware store zip guns seized by police in Kazakhstan. With this design a finger is used to flip the bolt out of its slot to fire, in place of a typical trigger. Nail gun blank power charges combined with an airgun pellet serve as an improvised ammunition substitute.

Recent NSW Police Seizures


A few examples of DIY firearms seized recently by police in New South Wales, Australia.