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Umarex H&K G36 C IDZ

OK, I know what you’re thinking: “That’s a funny-looking pistol…” And you’re right, this is something a little different, a review of a 6mm Automatic Electric Gun (AEG) by Umarex. I have owned a couple of AEGs in the past and I didn’t particularly like them. They were nice enough replicas, but I didn’t care … Continue reading

New Swiss Arms 18th Century Pirate Flintlock

I really like replicas of historic handguns, but this one may be going a little far even for me. This appears to be a soon to be released 4.5mm, CO2-powered replica of a flintlock pistol! It’s made by Swiss Arms and is claimed to be an “authentic replica of an 18th century pirate flintlock pistol“. … Continue reading

New Umarex Legends M3A1 “Grease Gun”

Here we have the third forthcoming Umarex 4.5mm/.177” replica of a historic firearm. This time, it is the M3A1 submachine gun which joins the existing Legends submachine gun range of the M1A1 Thompson and the German MP40. The M3 was one of the longest-serving US machine guns, being first introduced in 1942 and remaining in … Continue reading

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