Encyclopedia of firearms and ammunition of the XX and XXI centuries

Kalashnikov AKV-521

Kalashnikov AKV-521

The Kalashnikov AKV-521 was developed upon request of Russian MIL / LE users who extensively use LPVO optics together with Thermal/NV Clip-ons and Weapon ...

Sentry 12

Sentry 12

The Sentry 12 pump action shotgun is manufactured in USA by Iron Horse Firearms company, and distributed by the Blackwater Worldwide private military and ...

Korobov TKB-022PM

Korobov TKB-022PM

The Korobov TKB-022PM experimental assault rifle is a highly unusual and advanced weapon, built by Russian gun designer German Korobov circa 1964. This ...

Korobov TKB-022P

Korobov TKB-022P

The Korobov TKB-022P experimental assault rifle was designed circa 1962 by Soviet engineer German Korobov, who worked at the TSKIB SOO sporting and hunting ...

Astra 900

Astra 900

The Astra model 900 semi-automatic pistol was introduced in 1927 by the Spanish company Astra – Unceta y Cia. Designed to compete with the highly ...

VPO-185

VPO-185

The Molot VPO-185 carbine was first announced in 2019, and it sales in Russia commenced in early 2021. Developed by the Molot Oruzhie Ltd in the city of ...

A545 KORD-5,45 6P67

A545 KORD-5,45 6P67

The 5.45mm A545 / 6P67 assault rifle, as well as its 7.62mm variant, the A762 / 6P68 assault rifle, were born out of the requirements of the Russian army ...

Cei-Rigotti

Cei-Rigotti

The Cei-Rigotti rifle, while almost forgotten today, is nevertheless a historically important weapon, as one of the worlds’ first automatic rifles ever ...

KelTec P50

KelTec P50

The KelTec P50 pistol is one of the most unusual and strange pistols which were designed during recent times. While it actually can have several uses, such ...

Laugo Alien

Laugo Alien

Laugo Alien semiautomatic pistol was first presented in 2019 with great fanfare. Its production started in the Czech Republic in 2020, and its first North ...

Konstantinov SA-006

Konstantinov SA-006

The Konstantinov SA-006 experimental assault rifle is historically important because it served as a major rival for the new Kalashnikov A3 (later AK-74) ...

Tishina 6G16

Tishina 6G16

The Tishina grenade launcher was developed by TSNIITOCHMASH on request of the GRU (General Intelligence Department of the General Staff, Soviet Army). It ...