Pistol articles on Wikipedia
A pistol is a type of handgun. In some usage, the term "pistol" refers to a subset of handguns: those with a chamber integral with the barrel. In other
May 28th 2017

Machine pistol
machine pistol is typically a handgun-style, magazine-fed, self-loading firearm, capable of fully automatic or burst fire, and chambered for pistol cartridges
Apr 16th 2017

Pistol sword
A pistol sword is a sword with a pistol or revolver attached, usually alongside the blade. It differs from a rifle with a bayonet in that the weapon is
May 22nd 2017

Semi-automatic pistol
A semi-automatic pistol is a type of pistol that is semiautomatic, meaning it uses the energy of the fired cartridge to cycle the action of the firearm
Mar 3rd 2017

confused with the practice of clubbing with a rifle known as butt-stroking. Pistol-whipping or buffaloing is the act of using a handgun as a blunt weapon,
May 11th 2017

Service pistol
service pistol is any handgun issued to military personnel or law enforcement officers. Typically service pistols are revolvers or semi-automatic pistols issued
Apr 15th 2017

Luger pistol
Parabellum-1908Parabellum 1908—or Parabellum-Pistole (Pistol Parabellum)—is a toggle-locked recoil-operated semi-automatic pistol. The design was patented by Georg J.
May 27th 2017

Nambu pistol
The Nambu pistols (南部拳銃 or 南部大型自動拳銃?, Nanbu kenjuu or Nanbu ōgata jidou-kenjuu) were a series of semi-automatic pistols produced by the Japanese company
May 15th 2017

M1911 pistol
M1911 is a single-action, semi-automatic, magazine-fed, recoil-operated pistol chambered for the .45 ACP cartridge. It served as the standard-issue sidearm
May 28th 2017

Pistol offense
The pistol offense is an American football formation and strategy was copied from coach Michael Taylor of Mill Valley by Chris Ault in 2004 while he was
Apr 14th 2017

Paintball pistol
Paintball pistols are a type of paintball marker used in paintball, which loosely resemble pistols. There are two main types of pistols: pump and semi-automatic
Feb 19th 2017

50 meter pistol
The 50 meter pistol, formerly and unofficially still often called free pistol, is one of the ISSF shooting events. It provides the purest precision shooting
May 24th 2017

25 meter pistol
25 metre pistol, formerly and unofficially still often known as sport pistol, is one of the ISSF shooting events. It was devised as a women's event in
May 27th 2017

Type 94 Nambu pistol
The Type 94 Nambu-8Nambu 8 mm Pistol (Type 94 Handgun, Japanese: 九四式拳銃 Kyūyon-Shiki Kenjū) is a semiautomatic pistol developed by Kijirō Nambu and his associates
Apr 29th 2017

10 meter air pistol
The 10 metre air pistol is an Olympic shooting event governed by the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF). It is similar to 10 metre air rifle
May 27th 2017

TT pistol
self-loading pistol model 1930") is a Russian semi-automatic pistol. It was developed in the early 1930s by Fedor Tokarev as a service pistol for the Soviet
May 28th 2017

Starting pistol
A starting pistol or starter pistol is a blank handgun that is fired to start track and field races, as well as competitive swimming races at some meets
May 1st 2017

Pistol Pete
Pistol Pete may refer to: Frank Eaton Pete Maravich (1947–1988), American basketball player Pete Reiser, American baseball player Pete Sampras, American
Apr 14th 2017

Pistol River, Oregon
article is about the community in Oregon. For the nearby stream, see Pistol River. Pistol River (Tolowa: chvt-ler’sh-chvn-dvn taa-ghii~-li~’ ) is an unincorporated
Mar 28th 2017

Beholla pistol
The Beholla pistol was developed by Becker & Hollander. During World War I, it was a secondary military pistol used by the Imperial German Army. It was
Apr 26th 2017

25 meter standard pistol
NRA conventional pistol competitions. The standard pistol match is shot with a regular sport pistol (also called a standard pistol) in caliber .22 LR
Aug 9th 2016

Type 77 pistol
literally: "Type 77 handgun") is a 7.62×17 mm Type 64 caliber semi-automatic pistol in service with all branches of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) of the
Jan 5th 2017

Pistol Star
The Pistol Star is a blue hypergiant star, one of the most luminous known in the Milky Way. It is one of many massive young stars in the Quintuplet cluster
May 25th 2017

Caracal pistol
Caracal">The Caracal pistol is a series of semi-automatic pistols manufactured by Caracal-International-L Caracal International L.L.C. a subsidiary of Tawazun Holding from the United Arab
Apr 23rd 2017

Makarov pistol
The Makarov pistol or PM (Russian: Пистолет Макарова, Pistolet Makarova, literally Makarov's Pistol) is a Russian semi-automatic pistol. Under the project
May 16th 2017

Pocket pistol
A pocket pistol is an American term for any small, pocket-sized semi-automatic pistol or, less-popular, any other handgun (e.g., derringer, or small revolver)
Mar 6th 2017

PB (pistol)
The PB silent pistol (Пистолет Бесшумный; GRAU index 6P9) is a Soviet suppressed pistol, based on the Makarov pistol design. It was issued into service
Apr 19th 2017

Lancaster pistol
The Lancaster Pistol was a multi-barrelled (either 2 or 4 barrels) handgun produced in England in the mid-late 19th century, chambered in a variety of
Feb 19th 2017

Krag–Jørgensen pistol
The-KragThe Krag–Jorgensen pistol is a semi-automatic pistol of Norwegian origin. The weapon is from the same maker of the bolt-action rifles.
Apr 15th 2016

Pistol Daimyo no Bōken
Pistol Daimyo no Bōken (ピストル大名の冒険?, lit. "The Adventure of the Pistol Feudal Lord") is a horizontal scrolling shooter arcade game, which was released
May 29th 2017

Modèle 1935 pistol
Two versions of French military pistol "Model 1935" exist, the model 1935A and the model 1935S. Both were designed to compete in the 1935–37 French military
May 24th 2017

Webley Self-Loading Pistol
The-Webley-SelfThe Webley Self-Loading Pistol was a design in early magazine-fed pistols. The gun was designed in 1910 by the Webley & Scott company. The Mk. 1 entered
Apr 7th 2017

Pistol (disambiguation)
A pistol is a small handheld firearm but may also refer to: Magnetic pistol, on a naval mine or torpedo, for detonation near a target (rather than on
Feb 11th 2017

PSM pistol
pistol") was designed by the Tula Design Bureau in 1969 as a self-defense firearm for law enforcement and military officers of the USSR. The pistol entered
Jul 16th 2016

Pistol Annies
Pistol Annies are an American country music supergroup composed of Miranda Lambert, Ashley Monroe, and Angaleena Presley. The trio gave its debut performance
May 27th 2017

Queen Anne pistol
Queen Anne pistols are a type of flintlock pistol distinguished by the lockplate being forged in one piece with the breech and the trigger plate. They
Feb 11th 2017

PSS silent pistol
silent pistol or MSS "VUL" (or "Wool" in English) is the last completed weapon system resulting from the Soviet development of silent pistols operating
May 16th 2017

Obregón pistol
The Obregon is a Mexican designed semi-automatic pistol designed in the mid-1930s by a mechanical engineer, Alejandro Obregon. It uses the same .45 caliber
Nov 25th 2016

Hino–Komuro pistol
The HinoKomuro M1908 was a blow-forward operated, semi-automatic pistol of Japanese origin and was patented by Yujiro Komuro. It was chambered in 8mm
Nov 27th 2016

Sex Pistols
The Sex Pistols were an English punk rock band formed in London in 1975. Although they initially lasted just two and a half years and produced only four
May 29th 2017

Pistol River
The Pistol River is a coastal stream that meanders for 21 miles (34 km) through the Southern Oregon Coast Range to the Pacific Ocean near the unincorporated
May 29th 2017

Mamba Pistol
The Mamba is a semi-automatic pistol developed in Rhodesia and later produced in South Africa, intended for military and police duty. It is named after
Apr 14th 2017

Ortgies Semi-Automatic Pistol
The Ortgies 7.65 mm pistol was a hammerless semi-automatic pistol produced in Germany in the years immediately after World War I, first by its inventor
Nov 15th 2016

AutoMag (pistol)
The .44 Auto Mag pistol (AMP) is a large caliber semi-automatic pistol. It was designed between 1966 and 1971 by the Auto Mag Corporation to make a semi-automatic
May 29th 2017

Automatic pistol
Automatic pistol may refer to: Machine pistol, a handgun-style, magazine-fed and self-loading firearm, capable of fully automatic or burst fire, and chambered
Apr 3rd 2017

25 meter center-fire pistol
center-fire pistol is one of the ISSF shooting events, and is normally a men-only event. Its origin lies in competitions with military-style service pistols, and
May 27th 2017

25 meter rapid fire pistol
25 metre rapid fire pistol is one of the ISSF shooting events. The event has been a part of the Olympic program ever since the beginning in 1896, although
May 27th 2017

Mars Automatic Pistol
with Mars Bergmann Mars. Mars-Automatic-Pistol">The Mars Automatic Pistol, also sometimes known as the Webley-Mars, was a semi-automatic pistol developed in 1900 by the Englishman Hugh
Jan 9th 2017

Ruby pistol
The self-loading Ruby pistol is best known as a French World War I sidearm, the Pistolet Automatique de 7 millim.65 genre "Ruby". A very international
Feb 22nd 2017

SPP-1 underwater pistol
The SPP-1 Underwater Pistol was made in the Soviet-UnionSoviet Union for use underwater by Soviet frogmen as an underwater firearm. It was developed in the late 1960s
Mar 11th 2017

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