Encyclopedia of firearms and ammunition of the XX and XXI centuries

Mannlicher-Schoenauer M1903

Mannlicher-Schoenauer M1903

Mannlicher-Schoenauer rifle was designed and patented in 1900. It is named after famous Austrian gun designer Ferdinand von Mannlicher and technical ...

Mannlicher M1893

Mannlicher M1893

Mannlicher M1893 rifle was designed by famous Austrian gun designer Ferdinand von Mannlicher who worked at the Osterreichishe Waffenfabrik-Gesellschaft ...

Breda M1931

Breda M1931

The Breda M1931 Heavy Machine Gun (full official designation: ‘Mitragliatrice Antiaerea “Breda” calibro 13.2mm Tipo R. Marina’), was developed ...

Savage 77E

Savage 77E

The Savage model 77E Shotgun was the most widely used combat shotgun of the Vietnam War. Originally it was produced during the mid-1960’s by the ...

Stevens 620

Stevens 620

The Savage-Stevens model 620 Shotgun was introduced in 1927 as an improvement on the previous model 520 shotgun by the same manufacturer. It was ...

Stevens Model 520

Stevens Model 520

The Savage-Stevens model 520 Shotgun was designed by the famous American gunmaker John Browning in 1903. Stevens Arms and Tool Co purchased his patent in ...

FAMAE PAF

FAMAE PAF

The FAMAE PAF submachine gun (Pistola Ametralladora FAMAE) was designed and manufactured by the Chilean state-owned company Fábricas y Maestranzas del ...

INA MB-50

INA MB-50

The INA MB-50 submachine gun (Metralhadora de mão INA Modelo Brasiliero 1950) was manufactured by Brazilian small arms company Industria Nacional de Armas ...

Stryk B / Archon Type B

Stryk B / Archon Type B

The Stryk B pistol, also known on the US market as the ‘Archon Type B’ pistol, is the interesting result of modern international cooperation. ...

Morieli Silenced Pistol

Morieli Silenced Pistol

The Morieli Silenced Pistol (“მორიელი”, “Scorpio” in the Georgian language) is a specially designed, suppressed firearm intended for use by ...

Taubin AGL

Taubin AGL

The Taubin automatic grenade launcher was a unique weapon well ahead of its time. It was designed around 1935-1937 by a team of Soviet engineers led by ...

Т-77 Submachine Gun

Т-77 Submachine Gun

The T-77 submachine gun was developed at the state owned 205th Arsenal of Taiwan, a military factory producing a number of various small arms for Taiwanese ...