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Encyclopedia > List of submachine guns

This is a list of submachine guns with articles available on Wikipedia. Because the exact definition of a submachine gun can vary much from source to source it includes assault rifles chambered for submachine gun or pistol cartridges, some machine pistols, and personal defense weapons (PDWs), all of which are sometimes designated as submachine guns. Wikipedia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... The AK-47 is the worlds most common assault rifle. ... Polish-made machine pistols BÅ‚yskawica and Kis, distant derivates of the British Sten A machine pistol shares several properties of the semi-automatic handgun and the sub-machine gun. ... A PDW or personal defense weapon is a compact firearm, smaller than an assault rifle or a full size submachine gun, but more powerful and flexible than a normal pistol. ...



Using pistol cartridges. This article does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...

The Ares FMG is a foldable submachine gun designed for concealment and covert use. ... The Shipka is a 9 millimeter Bulgarian submachine gun produced in 1996 by the Bulgarian company Arsenal. ... The Mark I Austen was a 9 millimeter Australian submachine gun developed during the Second World War by the Lithgow Small Arms Factory. ... The Benelli CB-M2 is a unique submachine gun resulting from a joint venture between Benelli and Fiocci, an ammunition manufacturer. ... Beretta Model 12 is a 9 mm Luger Parabellum caliber submachine gun. ... The Beretta Model 1918 was a submachine gun that entered service in 1918 with the Italian armed forces. ... The 9 millimeter Beretta Model 3 was an Italian submachine gun produced from 1956 to 1959. ... The MAB 38 and its variants were the official submachine guns of the Italian Army during World War II. The MAB (Moschetto Automatico Beretta) 1938A was introduced in 1938. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... In 1993 engineers of IZMASH OJSC created a submachine gun called PP-19 Bizon (Bison) that is derived from AK-74 and AK-100 series of assault rifles. ... This article is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... The Calico M960 is a law-enforcement only submachine-gun. ... This article is about the submachinegun. ... Sa 25 The CZ Model 25 (properly, Sa 25 or vz. ... The Misspeling of Ducks ... The Eagle Arms SM90 is a 9mm submachine gun. ... The 9 millimeter F1 was a standard Australian submachine gun. ... The FAMAE SAF is a 9 millimeter Chilean submachine gun produced in 1996 by FAMAE (the Chilean government small arms factory). ... FBP was a submachine gun projected in the years 1940 by Gonçalves Cardoso, officer of the Portuguese Army, combining the caracteristics of german MP40 and american M3. ... The Floro Mk. ... It has been suggested that Heckler & Koch MP5K be merged into this article or section. ... The current version of the article or section is written like a magazine article instead of the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia. ... The Intratec TEC-9 is a blowback-operated, semi-automatic 9mm Parabellum caliber firearm, classified by the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms as a handgun. ... JaTiMatic is a submachine gun from Finland. ... The K-50 was a submachine gun developed by the Chinese military, but also manufactured in North Vietnam during the Vietnam War. ... The Lanchester was a submachine gun used by the British during World War II. History In 1940, with the Dunkirk evacuation completed, the Royal Air Force decided to adopt some form of submachine gun for airfield defense. ... M16 (more formally United States Rifle, Caliber 5. ... The M3 Grease Gun (more formally United States Submachine Gun, Cal. ... The Military Armament Corporation Model 10 or MAC-10 is a blowback-operated select-fire submachine gun (more specifically a machine pistol) developed by Gordon B. Ingram in 1964. ... The Ingram MAC-11 (Military Armament Corporation Model 10 Advancement 1 or M10A1) is a machine pistol designed by Gordon Ingram at the Military Armament Corporation (MAC) during the 1970s. ... Mitraillette MAS modéle 38 Type submachine gun Nationality France Era WW2 History Date of design 1938 Production period 1939 - 1946 Service duration 1939 - 1950 Operators France, Germany War service WW2, First Indochina War Specifications Type MAS 38 Calibre 7,65 Barrel length 224 mm Ammunition 7. ... The MAT-49 was a firearm developed by French arms factory Manufacture Nationale dArmes de Tulle (MAT) for use by the French Army. ... The Peruvian MGP series is a family of 9 millimeter submachine guns and semi-automatic pistols which have been produced by the Peruvian Navys SIMA CEFAR (Changed to SIMA Electronica in 1996) factory since the 1980s. ... The MGV-176 is a submachine gun chambered for the . ... The MP18 was one of the first submachine guns. ... The MP35 (German maschinenpistole 1935) was a submachine gun used by the German Army and police during World War II. It was developed in the early 1930s by the German gun company Bergmann from the earlier Bergmann submachine gun, the MP28, itself developed from the first submachine gun, the... The MP40 (Maschinenpistole 40, literally machine pistol 40) was a submachine gun developed in Germany and used extensively by paratroopers and platoon and squad leaders, and other troops during World War II. The MP40 had a relatively lower rate of fire and low recoil, which made it more manageable than... The Owen Gun, which was known officially as the Owen Machine Carbine, was an Australian submachine gun designed by Evelyn (Evo) Owen in 1939. ... The wz. ... The PM-84 GLAUBERYT is a Polish submachine gun. ... The PP-90, manufactured by the KBP design bureau in Tula, Russia, is an apparently unsuccessful Soviet copy of the ARES FMG -- identical in most respects except that the main version is fully automatic. ... The Samopal PP-93 submachine gun was developed in the 1990s for use by security and law enforcement units. ... The PPD (Pistolet-Pulemet Degtyarova, Russian: Пистолет-пулемёт Дегтярёва) is a submachine gun originally designed in 1934 by Vasily Degtyaryov. ... Designed by Aleksei Sudaev and first issued during the Siege of Leningrad, PPS-43 (Pistolet-Pulemet Sudaeva, Russian: Пистолет-пулемёт Судаева) was a result of further simplification of the PPSh-41, and it is often considered the best submachine gun of World War II. It was initially produced as PPS-42, but soon... Designed by Georgii Shpagin, the PPSh-41 (Pistolet-Pulemet Shpagina, Russian: Пистолет-пулемёт Шпагина, nicknamed Phe-phe-sha, Shpagin and Burp Gun) was one of the most mass produced weapons of World War II. It was designed as an inexpensive alternative to the PPD-40 which was expensive and time consuming to build. ... The Reising (sometimes called the Buck Rogers Gun) was an American submachine gun patented in 1940 and manufactured by Harrington & Richardson. ... The Ruger MP9 is a 9mm submachine gun/machine pistol introduced by Sturm, Ruger in 1995. ... The Sanna-77 (from South Africa) is the end of a line of submachine guns which can trace their existence and lineage to the days of Rhodesia and their UDI, or Unilateral Declaration of Independence in the early 1960s. ... The SIG 310 is a Submachine gun manufactured in Switzerland and was issued to officers alongside thier SIG 210 pistols since it shares the same 9mm Parabellum round. ... The Sola was a submachine gun manufactured in Luxembourg between 1954 to 1957. ... The Spectre is an Italian submachine gun that was produced by the SITES factory in Turin. ... This article is about the submachine gun. ... The Sterling submachine gun is a British submachine gun which was in service with the British Army from 1953 until 1988 when it was phased out with the introduction of the L85A1 IW (Individual Weapon). ... The Steyr TMP (Tactical Machine Pistol) is a select-fire 9 x 19 mm Parabellum caliber submachine gun manufactured by the Austrian company, Steyr Mannlicher. ... The Suomi-konepistooli KP/-31 (Suomi-submachine gun KP/-31) was a descendant of the M/-22 prototype and the KP/-26 production model, which was introduced to the public in 1925. ... The Kriss Super V is a . ... For the Clash song, see Tommy Gun (song). ... Caliber: 7. ... The Type 79 is the first generation indigenous submachine gun equipped by the Chinese military, security, and police services. ... The Type 100 (一〇〇式機関短銃 Hyaku-shiki kikan-tanju) was a Japanese submachine gun used during World War II, and the only submachine gun produced by Japan in any quantity. ... The Uzi (Hebrew: ) is a family of guns that started with a compact, boxy, and lightweight submachine gun. ... The Vigneron is a submachine gun manufactured in Belgium during the 1950s. ... The UMP (Universale Maschinenpistole, German for Universal Submachine Gun) is a submachine gun developed and manufactured by Heckler & Koch. ... The vz. ... The Walther MP series is a family of 9 millimetre submachine guns that were produced in Germany from 1963 to 1987. ... The ZK-383 is a heavy submachine gun of Czech origin used during World War II. Czechoslovakians used it, but only as a reserve. ...


PDW's use intermediate cartridges that are between pistol and rifle cartridges. A PDW or personal defense weapon is a compact firearm, smaller than an assault rifle or a full size submachine gun, but more powerful and flexible than a normal pistol. ...

The MP7 is a personal defense weapon manufactured by Heckler & Koch (H&K) and chambered for the 4. ... The MP5 is a submachine gun, developed by German weapons designer Heckler und Koch (HK) in the 1960s. ... ball and hollowpoint 9mm Luger rounds are popular handgun ammunition. ... A PDW or personal defense weapon is a compact firearm, smaller than an assault rifle or a full size submachine gun, but more powerful and flexible than a normal pistol. ... The P90 is a compact submachine gun developed and manufactured by Fabrique Nationale de Herstal (FN Herstal). ...

Compact Carbine, Subcarbine, Assault carbine

Shortened assault rifles are sometimes designated as submachine guns due to their length.

The AKSU-74 (also referred as AKS-74U or AK-74SU ) was introduced in 1970s. ... Caliber: 5. ... The . ... The Galil is one of the standard assault rifles used by the Israel Defense Forces. ... The G36 (company designation, Bundeswehr designation Gewehr G36) is an assault rifle designed in the early 1990s and manufactured in Germany by Heckler & Koch. ... The HK 53 is an assault carbine variant of the HK33 rifle, based on the proven delayed roller lock bolt system introduced with the MG30 machine gun scaled down to 5. ... SA80 (Small Arms for the 1980s) is a family of related arms that include the British Armed Forcess standard combat rifle. ... Caliber: 5. ... A US Marine weapons instructor holds an XM8 Carbine during the Infantry Operations Chief Symposium in August 2005 An early XM8 mockup. ...

See also

  Results from FactBites:
Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Submachine gun (2168 words)
A submachine gun is a firearm that combines the automatic fire of a machine gun with the cartridge of a pistol, and is usually between the two in weight and size.
Submachine guns lend themselves to moderation with suppressors, particularly so in cases where the weapon is loaded with subsonic ammunition.
Submachine guns are still used by special forces, air crews, armored vehicle crews, counter-terrorist units, and naval personnel.
Submachine gun - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1456 words)
A submachine gun is a firearm that combines the automatic fire of a machine gun with the ammunition of a pistol, and is usually between the two in weight and size.
Submachine guns lend themselves to moderation with suppressors, particularly so in cases where the weapon is loaded with subsonic ammunition.
Prominent recent examples of the submachine gun are the Israeli Military Industries Uzi submachine gun, the Heckler and Koch MP5 series, the Ingram MAC-10, the Skorpion, the Sterling and the FN P90 (itself part of a new generation of 'personal defence weapons', firing cartridges intermediate in power between a pistol and assault rifle round).
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