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Within the framework of the training programme Air Training Corps cadets have the opportunity of taking part in many activities.
Adolph Otto Niedner (1863–1954) was an American gunsmith remembered for pioneering work with cartridges including the.22 Long Rifle and.25-06 Remington.
Advanced Armament Corporation or AAC is an American company that develops and manufactures firearms, firearm suppressors, muzzle devices and related accessories.
The AGM-1 is a bullpup, semi-automatic carbine produced in Italy.
Aguila Ammunition is a Mexican manufacturer of firearms cartridges, under Industrias Tecnos of Cuernavaca.
Aileen Carol Wuornos Pralle (born Aileen Carol Pittman; February 29, 1956 – October 9, 2002) was an American serial killer who murdered seven men in Florida between 1989 and 1990 by shooting them at point-blank range.
Airsoft guns are replica weapons used in airsoft sports.
An AK-22 "Trainer" is a semi-automatic rifle loosely based upon the AK-47 in its design, and chambered in.22 long rifle calibre.
The AK-47, or AK as it is officially known, also known as the Kalashnikov, is a gas-operated, 7.62×39mm assault rifle, developed in the Soviet Union by Mikhail Kalashnikov.
Albert Dekker (born Thomas Albert Ecke Van Dekker, December 20, 1905 – May 5, 1968) was an American character actor and politician best known for his roles in Dr. Cyclops, The Killers, Kiss Me Deadly, and The Wild Bunch.
Albert Johnson (died February 17, 1932), known as the Mad Trapper of Rat River, was a fugitive whose actions eventually sparked off a huge manhunt in the Northwest Territories and Yukon in Northern Canada.
American Derringer Corporation is an American manufacturer of firearms, based in Waco, Texas.
The American-180 is a submachine gun developed in the 1960s which fires.22 LR cartridges from a pan magazine.
The Baby Automag is a small semi-automatic handgun that was produced by Arcadia Machine & Tool.
The AMT Backup is a small semiautomatic pistol.
The AMT Lightning 25/22 was a.22 LR-caliber semi-automatic rifle manufactured by Arcadia Machine & Tool (AMT).
The AMT Lightning pistol is a semi-automatic pistol chambered for.22 Long Rifle which was manufactured by Arcadia Machine & Tool (AMT) of Covina, California during the 1980s and early 1990s.
The Aramoana massacre was a spree shooting that occurred on 13 November 1990 in the small seaside township of Aramoana, northeast of Dunedin, New Zealand.
ArmaLite, or Armalite, is an American small arms engineering company founded in the mid 1950s in Hollywood, California.
The ArmaLite AR-5 is a lightweight bolt-action rifle, chambered for the.22 Hornet cartridge, and adopted as the MA-1 aircrew survival rifle by the United States Air Force.
The ArmaLite AR-7 Explorer is a semi-automatic firearm in.22 Long Rifle caliber, developed from the AR-5 that was adopted by the U.S. Air Force as a pilot and aircrew survival weapon.
The Armatix iP1 is a magazine-fed, semi-automatic pistol which uses smart gun technology.
Armi Jager, otherwise known as Adler Jager, was a German-Italian firearms manufacturer located in the small town of Loano, Italy.
Arms Tech Limited is a firearms manufacturing company located in Phoenix, Arizona established in 1987.
The Armscor AK22 is a rifle that fires.22 LR with a similar exterior design to the AK-47.
The Armscor M16 22 is a semi-automatic rifle made by Armscor (formerly Squires Bingham Co.). The rifle bears a resemblance to the Colt M16 family of firearms but is chambered in.22 LR.
The Arsenal Firearms "Strike One" is a polymer or Ergal-framed, short recoil operated, striker-fired semi-automatic pistol introduced by the company Arsenal Firearms in 2012.
Ashley Mervyn Coulston is an Australian convicted triple murderer serving three consecutive sentences of life imprisonment plus seven years without any probability of parole for the 1992 murders in Burwood in Melbourne and the attempted abduction and robbery of a couple on St Kilda Road in Melbourne several months later.
The Astra 680 is a short-barreled revolver previously manufactured by Astra of Spain.
On March 30, 1981, President Ronald Reagan and three others were shot and wounded by John Hinckley Jr. in Washington, D.C., as they were leaving a speaking engagement at the Washington Hilton Hotel.
An automatic revolver (more correctly, a semi-automatic revolver) is a revolver that uses the energy of firing for cocking the hammer and revolving the cylinder, rather than using manual operations to perform these actions.
Éric Borel (11 December 1978 – 24 September 1995) was a French high-school student and spree killer who, at the age of 16, murdered his family in Solliès-Pont in the arrondissement of Toulon on 23 September 1995, and afterwards shot dead twelve other people and injured four more in the village of Cuers the next day.
The Ballester–Molina is a pistol designed and built by the Argentine company ''Hispano Argentina Fábrica de Automóviles SA'' (HAFDASA).
Barry Peter Prudom (18 October 1944 – 4 July 1982) was an English electrician and multiple murderer, known as The Phantom in the Forest, who became the subject of a police manhunt and what was at the time the largest armed police operation Great Britain had ever seen, involving 12 police forces.
The Benelli MP 90S is a precision target shooting pistol designed for the 25 metre pistol and 25 metre rapid fire pistol ISSF shooting events.
The Benelli MP 95E or Benelli MP95 Atlanta is a precision target shooting pistol designed for the 25 metre pistol and 25 metre rapid fire pistol ISSF shooting events.
Benjamin Nathaniel Smith (March 22, 1978 – July 4, 1999) was an American spree killer and member of the neo-Nazi World Church of the Creator.
The Beretta 21A Bobcat is a semi-automatic pocket pistol designed by Beretta in Italy.
The Beretta 70 is a magazine-fed, single-action semi-automatic pistol series designed and produced by Beretta of Italy, which replaced the earlier 7.65mm Beretta M1935 pistol.
The Beretta ARX160 is an Italian modular rifle manufactured by Beretta.
The Beretta Cheetah, also known by its original model name of "Series 81", was a line of compact blowback operated semi-automatic pistols designed and manufactured by Beretta of Italy.
Firing the U22 Neos 6.0 Inox The Beretta U22 Neos is a.22 Long Rifle semi-automatic, single-action pistol using a slide blow-back system, that has been manufactured in the United States since 2002 by Beretta USA.
Bersa is an Argentine arms manufacturer, located in the city of Ramos Mejía in Argentina.
The biathlon is a winter sport that combines cross-country skiing and rifle shooting.
A Biathlon rifle is a gun designed for use in a Biathlon event, most typically the.22 LR rifle as used in the Biathlon at the Winter Olympics, which is the winter variant of the standard Olympic rifle, and is named after.22 Long Rifle ammunition.
The Birmingham Small Arms Company Limited (BSA) was a major British industrial combine, a group of businesses manufacturing military and sporting firearms; bicycles; motorcycles; cars; buses and bodies; steel; iron castings; hand, power, and machine tools; coal cleaning and handling plants; sintered metals; and hard chrome process.
The Blüm machine gun (Russian: Пулемёт Блюма) was a Soviet training machine gun designed by Mikhail Nikolayevich Blüm around 1929.
Blowback is a system of operation for self-loading firearms that obtains energy from the motion of the cartridge case as it is pushed to the rear by expanding gas created by the ignition of the propellant charge.
Body armor/armour, personal armor/armour, suits of armour or coats of armour all refer to protective clothing, designed to absorb and/or deflect slashing, bludgeoning and penetrating attacks by weapons.
Bolt action is a type of firearm action where the handling of cartridges into and out of the weapon's barrel chamber are operated by manually manipulating the bolt directly via a handle, which is most commonly placed on the right-hand side of the weapon (as most users are right-handed).
Bolt thrust or breech pressure is a term used in internal ballistics and firearms (whether small arms or artillery) that describes the amount of rearward force exerted by the propellant gases on the bolt or breech of a firearm action or breech when a projectile is fired.
Bowling pin shooting is a shooting sport (primarily for handguns) in which the competitors race against one another to knock standard bowling pins from a table in the shortest elapsed time.
The Brampton Centennial Secondary School shooting was a school shooting that occurred at Brampton Centennial Secondary School in Brampton, Ontario, Canada on Wednesday May 28, 1975, at 11:35 a.m. The school closed for the remainder of the week following the shooting, and re-opened the following Monday.
A breechblock (or breech block) is the part of the firearm action that closes the breech of a weapon (whether small arms or artillery) at the moment of firing.
The origins of the modern British military rifle are within its predecessor the Brown Bess musket.
The Browning 22 Semi-Auto rifle, also known as the Semi Automatic 22 or SA-22, is a takedown rifle produced by FN Herstal based on a John Browning patent.
The Browning Buck Mark is a semi-automatic pistol, made by the Browning Arms Company and chambered for the.22 Long Rifle cartridge.
A bullet is a kinetic projectile and the component of firearm ammunition that is expelled from the gun barrel during shooting.
A ballistic vest or bullet-resistant vest, often called a bulletproof vest, is an item of personal armor that helps absorb the impact and reduce or stop penetration to the body from firearm-fired projectiles- and shrapnel from explosions, and is worn on the torso.
Bullseye shooting is a term used to describe shooting sport disciplines where the objective is to score points by hitting a round shooting target as close to the center as possible with slow precision fire, and the name of the competition comes from the center of the target sometimes being referred to as "the bull's-eye".
The Byron David Smith killings occurred on Thanksgiving Day of 2012, when Haile Kifer, 18, and her cousin, Nicholas Brady, 17, broke into the home of Byron David Smith, 64, in Little Falls, Minnesota, in the United States.
The Calenberg is a hill in central Germany in the Leine depression near Pattensen in the municipality of Schulenburg.
A caliber conversion sleeve or adapter sleeve is a device which can be used to non-permanently alter a firearm to allow it to fire a different cartridge than the one it was originally designed to fire.
The M100 is a blowback-operated semi-automatic rifle chambered in.22 LR, manufactured by Calico Light Weapons Systems in Hillsboro, Oregon, United States.
Carl Walther GmbH Sportwaffen, or simply Walther, is a German weapon manufacturer, and a subsidiary of the PW Group.
A cartridge is a type of firearm ammunition packaging a projectile (bullet, shots or slug), a propellant substance (usually either smokeless powder or black powder) and an ignition device (primer) within a metallic, paper or plastic case that is precisely made to fit within the barrel chamber of a breechloading gun, for the practical purpose of convenient transportation and handling during shooting.
Castner's Cutthroats was the unofficial name for the 1st Alaskan Combat Intelligence Platoon (Provisional), also known as Alaskan Scouts.
CCI (Cascade Cartridge Inc.), based in Lewiston, Idaho, manufactures rimfire ammunition, centerfire handgun ammunition, and primers for reloaders and industrial power loads.
Certificate "A" was a military proficiency award originally used by the university cadet corps.
On February 27, 2012, a shooting took place at Chardon High School in Chardon, Ohio, in which three students died within two days of the incident.
Charles Andrew "Andy" Williams (born February 8, 1986) is a convicted murderer who, as a 15-year-old, perpetrated the shooting at Santana High School on March 5, 2001.
Charter Arms Co. is an American manufacturer of revolvers.
The Chassepot, officially known as Fusil modèle 1866, was a bolt action military breechloading rifle, famous as the arm of the French forces in the Franco-Prussian War of 1870/1871.
Chiappa Firearms, Armi Sport de Chiappa, is an Italian firearms manufacturing company based in Brescia.
The Chlorane Bar attack was a mass shooting at a city centre pub on 5 June 1976 in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Christopher Johnson McCandless (February 12, 1968 – c. August 1992) was an American hiker and itinerant traveler, who also went by the name "Alexander Supertramp".
Robert "Bob" Davis (August 11, 1956 - June 6, 1981), known by his stage name Chuck Wagon, was an American musician and original member of Los Angeles punk rock band The Dickies, with whom he released two albums.
The Grover Cleveland Elementary School shooting took place on January 29, 1979, at a public elementary school in San Diego, California, United States.
Clint Malarchuk (born May 1, 1961) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender who played in the National Hockey League (NHL) between 1981 and 1992.
The Cobray Company was an American developer and manufacturer of sub-machine guns and automatic carbines, handguns and shotguns as well as non-lethal 37 mm launchers.
On January 18, 2017, 15-year-old high school student Federico Guevara opened fire with a.22 caliber handgun inside a classroom at Colegio Americano del Noreste in Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.
Colin Stanley Winchester (18 October 1933 – 10 January 1989) was an assistant commissioner in the Australian Federal Police (AFP).
The Colt Ace or Colt Service Model Ace is a firearm that was designed to allow inexpensive and low-recoil practice while maintaining the feel of the military Model 1911 pistol.
The Colt Canada C7 is a Canadian assault rifle, manufactured by Colt Canada (formerly Diemaco prior to 2005), a variant of the Armalite AR-15, and having similar design and function to the Colt M16A3.
The Colt Cobra is a lightweight, aluminum-framed, double-action short-barrelled revolver, not to be confused with the Colt King Cobra.
The Colt Diamondback is a revolver manufactured by Colt's Manufacturing Company of Hartford, Connecticut, in calibers of.22 LR and.38 Special.
Introduced to the firearms market in 1927, the Colt Official Police is a medium frame, double-action revolver with a six-round cylinder, primarily chambered for the.38 Special cartridge, and manufactured by the Colt's Manufacturing Company.
The Colt Police Positive is a small-frame, double-action revolver featuring a six-round cylinder, chambered for either.32 or.38 caliber cartridges.
The Colt Single Action Army, also known as the Single Action Army, SAA, Model P, Peacemaker, M1873, and Colt.45 is a single-action revolver with a revolving cylinder holding six metallic cartridges.
The Colt Trooper is a medium frame, double-action revolver featuring a six-round cylinder, chambered for.22,.38, and.357 Magnum caliber cartridges.
The Colt Woodsman is a semi-automatic sporting pistol manufactured by the American Colt's Manufacturing Company from 1915 to 1977.
The Cooey Model 60 is a bolt action repeater that appeared in 1939-1940, capable of firing.22 short, long and long rifle.
The Cooey Canuck is the first rifle model produced by Canadian arms designer Herbert William Cooey in 1919.
Coon hunting or raccoon hunting is the practice of hunting raccoons, most often for their meat and fur.
The Cumbria shootings occurred on 2 June 2010 when a lone gunman, Derrick Bird, killed 12 people and injured 11 others before killing himself in Cumbria, England.
In firearms, the cylinder is the cylindrical, rotating part of a revolver containing multiple chambers.
The CZ 452 is a series of magazine-fed bolt-action rimfire repeating rifles manufactured by the Czech firearms manufacturer Česká Zbrojovka Uherský Brod (abbreviated "CZ-UB", English: Czech Weapons Factory — Uherský Brod) and imported into the United States by CZ-USA.
The CZ 455 is a series of magazine-fed bolt-action rimfire repeating rifle manufactured by the Czech firearms manufacturer Česká Zbrojovka Uherský Brod (abbreviated "CZ-UB", English: Czech Weapons Factory — Uherský Brod) and imported into the United States by CZ-USA.
The CZ 511 is a semi-automatic.22 LR rifle made by Česká Zbrojovka Uherský Brod at the Česká Zbrojovka Strakonice factory in Strakonice, Czech Republic.
The CZ 75 is a pistol made by Česká zbrojovka Uherský Brod (CZUB) in the Czech Republic.
Daisy Outdoor Products (known primarily as Daisy) is an American airgun manufacturer known particularly for their lines of BB guns.
David Harold Eastman (born 29 September 1945) is a former public servant from Canberra, Australia.
David Marshall Williams (November 13, 1900 – January 8, 1975) was a convicted murderer and was the American firearms designer of the floating chamber and the short-stroke piston.
Davis Industries was a firearms manufacturer established in 1982 by Jim Davis.
The De Lisle carbine or De Lisle Commando carbine was a British firearm used during World War II that was designed with an integrated suppressor.
The term "derringer" has come to refer to any small-sized handgun that is neither a revolver nor a semiautomatic pistol, although mini-revolvers are commonly called derringers.
Richard J. "Dick" Casull (/kə'sul/) (February 15, 1931 – May 6, 2018) was a Utah-born gunsmith and wildcat cartridge developer whose experiments with.45 Colt ammunition in the 1950s led to the creation of the.454 Casull cartridge.
John Favara (March 4, 1929 – July 28, 1980) was the backyard neighbor of Gambino crime family godfather John Gotti, in Howard Beach, New York.
Donald Neilson (1 August 1936 – 18 December 2011), alias the "Black Panther", was a British armed robber, kidnapper and murderer.
The Dupont de Ligonnès murders and disappearance involved the murder of five members of the same family in Nantes, in the département of Loire-Atlantique in north-western France, followed by the disappearance of the father of the family.
Edward Theodore Gein (August 27, 1906Vital Records, Pre-1907 Wisconsin. "". – July 26, 1984), also known as The Butcher of Plainfield, was an American murderer and body snatcher.
The Edmond post office shooting occurred in Edmond, Oklahoma, on August 20, 1986.
Electra Glide in Blue is a 1973 film starring Robert Blake as a motorcycle cop in Arizona and Billy "Green" Bush as his partner.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.
The Emsdetten school shooting was a school shooting that occurred at the Geschwister Scholl-Schule in Emsdetten, Germany on 20 November 2006.
Eric Edgar Cooke (25 February 1931 – 26 October 1964), nicknamed the "Night Caller", was an Australian serial killer.
The ESP 85A is a target pistol produced by the German firearms company Erma.
The Erfurter Maschinenfabrik (ERMA) was a German weapons manufacturer founded in 1922 by Berthold Geipel.
Evelyn Ernest Owen (15 May 1915 – 1 April 1949) was an Australian who developed the Owen submachine gun which was used by the Australian Army in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War.
Exhibition shooting or trick shooting is a sport in which a marksman performs various feats of skill, frequently using non-traditional targets.
Fábrica de Armas Halcón (English: "Halcón Firearms Factory") was an Argentinian defense company founded in 1941 and located in Buenos Aires.
Vis (Polish designation pistolet wz. 35 Vis, German designation 9 mm Pistole 35(p), or simply the Radom in English sources) is a 9×19mm caliber, single-action, semi-automatic pistol.
The FÉG PA-63 is a semi-automatic pistol designed and manufactured by the FÉGARMY Arms Factory of Hungary.
Feinwerkbau, often abbreviated FWB, is a German manufacturer of firearms (including air guns).
A firearm is a portable gun (a barreled ranged weapon) that inflicts damage on targets by launching one or more projectiles driven by rapidly expanding high-pressure gas produced by exothermic combustion (deflagration) of propellant within an ammunition cartridge.
Firearm modification is commonly done in order to enhance various aspects of the performance of a firearm.
The Firearms (Amendment) Act 1988 (1988 c.45) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, which is still in force.
Firearms in Ireland are strictly controlled, both with strict legislation governing licensing and very conservative application of that legislation by the Gardaí (Irish Police).
In the United Kingdom, access by the general public to firearms is tightly controlled by law which is much more restrictive than the minimum rules required by the European Firearms Directive, but it is less restrictive in Northern Ireland.
The two components of an obsolete British military flak vest. On the left, the nylon vest. On the right, the several layers of ballistic nylon that provide the actual protection A flak jacket or flak vest is a form of body armor.
The Floro Mk.
The FN Browning Trombone is a pump-action long takedown rifle designed by John M. Browning in 1919, patented on 1 August 1922 and manufactured by Fabrique Nationale d'Herstal Belgium from 1922 to 1974.
The Fort 17 (Ukrainian: Форт-17) is a semi-automatic pistol which was designed in the 2004 by Ukrainian firearms designer RPC Fort.
Francesco Vincent Serpico (born April 14, 1936) is a former American New York City Police Department (NYPD) officer who holds both American and Italian citizenship.
Freedom Arms is a Freedom, Wyoming based firearm manufacturing company, known for producing powerful single-action revolvers.
Galesi Arms was an Italian gun manufacturer formally named Industria Armi Galesi which was founded in 1910.
Gallery Rifle Shooting or Gallery Rifle and Pistol shooting is a popular shooting sport throughout the world.
The garrucha is a small pistol, similar to a derringer, common in southern Brazil and Argentina in the early 20th Century.
Gas-operation is a system of operation used to provide energy to operate autoloading firearms.
The gauge of a firearm is a unit of measurement used to express the inner diameter (bore diameter) of the barrel.
Gemtech (stylized as GEMTECH) is a manufacturer of suppressors for pistols, rifles, submachine guns, and personal defense weapons (PDWs).
George Roden (January 17, 1938 – December 6, 1998), was a leader of the Branch Davidian sect, a Seventh-day Adventist splinter group, and the former husband of Amo Bishop Roden.
General George Smith Patton Jr. (November 11, 1885 – December 21, 1945) was a senior officer of the United States Army who commanded the U.S. Seventh Army in the Mediterranean theater of World War II, but is best known for his leadership of the U.S. Third Army in France and Germany following the Allied invasion of Normandy in June 1944.
George Edward Wright (born March 29, 1943) is a Portuguese citizen of American origin who, in 1961, graduated from Mary Bethune High School in Halifax, Virginia.
German Sport Guns GmbH is a German firearm manufacturer.
The GSG-5 is a semi-automatic rimfire rifle chambered for the.22 Long Rifle cartridge.
Glock Ges.m.b.H. (trademarked as GLOCK) is a weapons manufacturer headquartered in Deutsch-Wagram, Austria, named after its founder, Gaston Glock.
The Great Western Arms Company (GWA) was founded in Los Angeles, California in 1953 to produce an American-made copy of the Colt Single Action Army Revolver.
The Gun Digest is an annual firearms book published in the United States by Gun Digest Media.
Gun laws in California regulate the sale, possession, and use of firearms and ammunition in the state of California in the United States.
Gun laws in Kuwait include stringent gun control.
Gun politics and laws in Mexico covers the role firearms play as part of society within the limits of the United Mexican States.
Gun laws in Norway incorporates the political and regulatory aspects of firearms usage in the country.
Gun laws in the Czech Republic are in many respects less restrictive than elsewhere in the European Union (see Gun laws in the European Union).
Gun legislation in Germany is regulated by the German Weapons Act (Waffengesetz) which adheres to the European Firearms Directive, first enacted in 1972, and superseded by the law of 2003, in force.
Guy Martel is a French spree killer who killed seven people and wounded at least five others in several towns and villages in the departments Ille-et-Vilaine and Cotes-du-Nord on June 19, 1985, before he was arrested.
Haliburton Scout Reserve (HSR) is a Scout camp, originally a frontier Canadian logging camp, located east of Haliburton, Ontario and just south of Algonquin Park, one of Canada's natural wonders situated deep and secluded within the Canadian shield.
A handgun is a short-barreled firearm designed to be fired with only one hand.
Handloading or reloading is the process of loading firearm cartridges or shotgun shells by assembling the individual components (case/hull, primer, powder, and bullet/shot), rather than purchasing completely assembled, factory-loaded ammunition.
Hämmerli is a Swiss manufacturer of firearms aimed mostly at sport shooting, especially Olympic events governed by the International Shooting Sport Federation.
The Heath High School shooting occurred at Heath High School in West Paducah, Kentucky, United States, on December 1, 1997.
The Heckler & Koch G3 is a 7.62×51mm NATO, select-fire battle rifle developed in the 1950s by the German armament manufacturer Heckler & Koch (H&K) in collaboration with the Spanish state-owned design and development agency CETME (Centro de Estudios Técnicos de Materiales Especiales).
The HK 4 pocket pistol was first introduced by Heckler & Koch in 1967 making it the first pistol produced by the company.
The Heckler & Koch MP5 (from Maschinenpistole 5, meaning Submachine gun 5) is a 9mm submachine gun, developed in the 1960s by a team of engineers from the German small arms manufacturer Heckler & Koch GmbH (H&K) of Oberndorf am Neckar.
The P7 is a German 9×19mm semi-automatic pistol designed by Helmut Weldle and produced by Heckler & Koch GmbH (H&K) of Oberndorf am Neckar.
A heeled bullet is a specific design of bullet where the internal diameter of the barrel is often, but not always, the same diameter as the cartridge case, and the bullet has a step at the rear to allow it to fit inside the case.
Heritage High School is one of three public secondary schools in Rockdale County in Conyers, Georgia, United States (the others being Rockdale County High School and Salem High School).
The High Standard HDM is a semiautomatic pistol equipped with an integral silencer.
High Standard Firearms is an American manufacturer of firearms, based in Houston, Texas.
The Hoddle Street massacre was a mass shooting that occurred on the evening of Sunday, 9 August 1987, in Hoddle Street, Clifton Hill, a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, in Australia.
Hogan's Alley is a tactical training facility of more than 10 acres (40,000 m2) operated by the FBI Training Academy.
A hollow-point bullet is an expanding bullet that has a pit or hollowed out shape in its tip often intended to cause the bullet to expand upon entering a target as it penetrates and disrupts more tissue.
The Home Guard – National Security Forces (Hemvärnet – Nationella skyddsstyrkorna) is a military reserve force of the Swedish Armed Forces.
The Hungerford massacre was a series of random shootings in Hungerford, England, on 19 August 1987, when Michael Robert Ryan, an unemployed antique dealer and handyman, fatally shot 16 people, including a police officer, before taking his own life.
Hunting weapons are weapons designed or used primarily for hunting game animals for food or sport, as distinct from defensive weapons or weapons used primarily in warfare.
The Hyvinkää shooting occurred on 26 May 2012 in the Finnish town of Hyvinkää when 18-year-old Eero Samuli Hiltunen (b. 19 June 1993) shot dead two people and seriously wounded another eight people with a.22-caliber rifle and a.308-caliber scoped bolt-action hunting rifle.
The I-70 killer is an unidentified American serial killer who is known to have killed six store clerks in the Midwest in the spring of 1992.
Illegal immigration to the United States is the entry into the United States of foreign nationals in violation of United States immigration laws and also the remaining in the country of foreign nationals after their visa, or other authority to be in the country, has expired.
An improvised firearm (sometimes called a zip gun) is a firearm manufactured other than by a firearms manufacturer or a gunsmith, and is typically constructed by adapting existing materials to the purpose.
Insurgency weapons and tactics are weapons and tactics, most often involving firearms or explosive devices, intended for use by insurgents to engage in guerrilla warfare against an occupier, or for use by rebels against an established government.
The International Practical Shooting Confederation (IPSC) is the world's second largest shooting sport association and the largest and oldest within practical shooting.
Intratec was a firearm company based in Miami, Florida.
The Intratec TEC-22 is a semi-automatic handgun chambered in.22 Long Rifle.
The IOF.22 sporting rifle is a bolt-action.22 Long Rifle caliber rifle made by the Indian Ordnance Factory.
25 metre rapid fire pistol is one of the ISSF shooting events and is shot with.22 LR pistols.
50 metre rifle prone is an International Shooting Sport Federation event consisting of 60 shots from the prone position with a.22 Long Rifle (5.6 mm) caliber rifle.
50 metre rifle three positions is an International Shooting Sport Federation event, a miniature version of 300 metre rifle three positions.
50 metre running target or 50 metre running boar is an ISSF shooting event, shot with a.22-calibre rifle at a target depicting a boar moving sideways across a 10 metre wide opening.
50 metre running target mixed is an ISSF shooting event, shot with a.22-calibre rifle at a target depicting a boar moving sideways across a 10 metre wide opening.
Jack Ralph Cole (December 14, 1914 – August 13, 1958) was an American cartoonist best known for creating the comedic superhero Plastic Man, and his cartoons for Playboy magazine.
James May's Top Toys is a BBC documentary in which James May explored and celebrated his favourite toys, including Etch-A-Sketch, Airfix model aeroplanes, Lego, Meccano, Top Trumps, Scalextric, model cars, and Hornby model trains.
James Urban Ruppert (born March 29, 1934), is an American murderer, who was responsible for one of the deadliest shootings inside a private residence in US history.
Jamie Franks is a US Navy Veteran and a competitive shooter known for being on the History Channel's marksmen competition show Top Shot.
Jason Michael Coday (born February 7, 1978) is a man from Vernal, Utah.
Jeffrey James Weise (August 8, 1988 – March 21, 2005) was an American teenage mass murderer and spree killer, who was a student at Red Lake Senior High School in Red Lake, Minnesota, located on the reservation of the Ojibwe people.
Jimenez Arms (J.A.) is an American firearms manufacturer based in Henderson, Nevada.
The Jimenez JA-22 is an.22 LR caliber pistol with a zinc alloy slide and frame.
Joel Rosenberg (May 1, 1954 – June 2, 2011) was a Canadian American science fiction and fantasy author best known for his long-running "Guardians of the Flame" series.
John B. Nixon, Sr. (April 1, 1928 – December 14, 2005) was a convicted murderer.
John Moses Browning (January 23, 1855 – November 26, 1926) was an American firearms designer who developed many varieties of military and civilian firearms, cartridges, and gun mechanisms, many of which are still in use around the world.
John Etter Clark (March 29, 1915 – June 3, 1956) was a provincial politician, teacher and farmer from Alberta, Canada.
John Emil List (September 17, 1925 – March 21, 2008) was an American mass murderer (familicide) and long-time fugitive.
Johnny Paycheck (born Donald Eugene Lytle; May 31, 1938 – February 19, 2003) was an American country music singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and Grand Ole Opry member notable for recording the David Allan Coe song "Take This Job and Shove It".
The Jokela school shooting occurred on 7 November 2007, at Jokela High School in Jokela, a town in the municipality of Tuusula, Finland.
Joseph Gerard Christopher (July 26, 1955 – March 1, 1993) was an American serial killer who gained infamy for a series of murders in the early 1980s.
Julian Knight (born 4 March 1968) is an Australian mass murderer.
A Kalashnikov rifle is any one of a series of automatic rifles based on the original design of Mikhail Kalashnikov.
The Kauhajoki school shooting occurred on 23 September 2008, at the Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences in the former province of Western Finland.
The P-3AT is a locked breech, double action only,.380 ACP pistol introduced by Kel-Tec in 2003 and based on the P-32.
The Kel-Tec PMR-30 is a full-size semi-automatic pistol manufactured by Kel-Tec of the United States.
Kimber Manufacturing is an American company that designs, manufactures, and distributes small arms such as M1911 pistols, Solo pistols and rifles.
A kit gun is a small lightweight handgun, usually but not always.22LR caliber, and generally but not necessarily a revolver, which is intended to be carried in a kit bag by campers, hunters, trappers, and fishermen.
Klimovsk Specialized Ammunition Plant (CJSC KSAP) (Klimovskiy spetsializirovannyy patronnyy zavod) is an ammunition enterprise located in Russian town Klimovsk near Podolsk in the Moscow region.
The KRISS Vector series is a family of weapons based upon the parent submachine gun design developed by KRISS USA, formerly Transformational Defense Industries (TDI).
The L1A1 Self-Loading Rifle, also known as the SLR (Self-Loading Rifle), by the Canadian Army designation C1A1 (C1) or in the US as the "inch pattern" FAL.
The Le Français pistol by Manufrance was produced from 1913 till 1969, in a variety of calibres.
The Lee–Enfield is a bolt-action, magazine-fed, repeating rifle that served as the main firearm used by the military forces of the British Empire and Commonwealth during the first half of the 20th century.
The.45 ACP (not to be confused with.45 colt) cartridge is a very popular caliber due to its low velocity and relatively high stopping power.
This is a list of notable 3D printed weapons and parts.
The AR platform has become widely popular for makers of military and sporting rifles.
An Armalite rifle is one of a series of rifles made by the ArmaLite company, or more generally a rifle based on one of their designs, such as the ArmaLite AR-15 rifle.
This is a list of attacks related to secondary schools that have occurred around the world.
The Batman Family adversaries are a collection of fictional supervillains appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
This page is a listing of major Beretta Mini Pistols variants from around the world.
This is a listing of British Army Weapons identified by their L number ("L" standing for Land Service).
The following is a list of firearms designed in a bullpup (i.e., magazine behind grip/trigger section) configuration.
A carbine, from French carabine, is a long arm firearm but with a shorter barrel than a rifle or musket.
Below is a list of delayed-blowback firearms.
is a Japanese seinen manga series written and illustrated by Kenichi Sonoda.
List of repeating handgun cartridges, approximately in order of increasing caliber.
This is a list of weapons served individually by the United States armed forces, sorted by type and current level of service.
This page is a list of multiple-barrel firearms of all forms from around the world.
This is a list of pistols.
This is a list of single- and double-action revolvers, organized by manufacturer.
List of rifle cartridges, by category, then by name.
A rifle is a firearm designed to be fired from the shoulder, with a barrel that has a helical groove or pattern of grooves ("rifling") cut into the barrel walls.
List of rimfire cartridges by calibre.
A semi-automatic pistol is a type of handgun which utilizes the energy of the fired cartridge to cycle the action of the gun and advance the next available cartridge into position for firing.
This page is a listing of major sniper rifle variants from around the world.
This is a list of submachine guns.
With 280,000 members, it is not surprising that the SV Dynamo multi-sport club has won 2.187 championships in the GDR, so that a separate category should be needed.
The Ammunition Identification Code (AIC) was a sub-set of the Standard Nomenclature List (SNL).
This is a list of weapons used by the United States Marine Corps.
The Lithgow Small Arms Factory, or Lithgow Arms, is an Australian small arms manufacturing factory located in the town of Lithgow, New South Wales.
The 2009 Little Rock recruiting office shooting took place on June 1, 2009, when the American Abdulhakim Mujahid Muhammad, born Carlos Leon Bledsoe, opened fire with a rifle in a drive-by shooting on soldiers in front of a United States military recruiting office in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Llama Firearms, officially known as Llama-Gabilondo y Cia SA, was a Spanish arms company founded in 1904 under the name Gabilondo and Urresti.
The Lockheed Martin shooting was an act of workplace violence that occurred on July 8, 2003, at the Lockheed Martin plant in Meridian, Mississippi.
Long range shooting is a collective term for shooting disciplines where the shooter has to engage targets at such long distances that he has to calculate ballistics, especially in regards to wind.
Lorcin Engineering Company was a firearms manufacturer established in 1989 by Jim Waldorf.
Lowell Lee Andrews (September 21, 1940 – November 30, 1962) was a University of Kansas sophomore convicted of the murders of his parents and his sister on November 28, 1958, a crime for which he was later executed.
LR or Lr may refer to.
The Lusa is a compact 9×19mm Parabellum submachine gun developed by INDEP of Portugal in 1983.
The M18A1 Claymore is a directional anti-personnel mine developed for the United States Armed Forces.
The M1911 is a single-action, semi-automatic, magazine-fed, recoil-operated pistol chambered for the.45 ACP cartridge.
The M1919 Browning is a.30 caliber medium machine gun that was widely used during the 20th century, especially during World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War.
The.45 Reising submachine gun was manufactured by Harrington & Richardson (H&R) Arms Company in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA, and was designed and patented by Eugene Reising in 1940.
The M6 Air Crew Survival Weapon was a specially-made firearm issued to United States Air Force aircraft crews to help forage for food in the event of a plane crash.
The Military Armament Corporation Model 10, officially abbreviated as "M10" or "M-10", and more commonly known as the MAC-10, is a compact, blowback operated machine pistol that was developed by Gordon B. Ingram in 1964.
Magnum Research Inc. (MRI) is an American privately held corporation based in Fridley, Minnesota which manufactures and distributes firearms.
The Mannlicher M1893 (or M93) is a bolt-action rifle that was the standard service rifle of the Kingdom of Romania from 1893 to 1938.
The Manurhin MR73 is a French-manufactured, double-action revolver chambered in.38 Special/.357 Magnum.
The Marble Game Getter is a light, double-barrel (over-under), combination gun manufactured by the Marble's Arms & Manufacturing Company in Gladstone, Michigan.
Marcus Delon Wesson (born August 22, 1946) is an American man convicted of nine counts of first-degree murder and 14 sex crimes, including the rape and molestation of his underage daughters.
The Mare's Leg (aka Mare's Laig; both sometimes spelled without the apostrophe) is the name given to a customized shortened rifle used by Steve McQueen's character on the television series Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958–1961).
In the United States (U.S.), a marksmanship badge is a U.S. military badge or a civilian badge which is presented to personnel upon successful completion of a weapons qualification course (known as marksmanship qualification badges) or high achievement in an official marksmanship competition (known as marksmanship competition badges).
Marlin Firearms Co., formerly of North Haven, Connecticut, is a manufacturer of semi-automatic, lever-action, and bolt-action rifles.
The Marlin Levermatic was a family of lever-action rifles created by Marlin Firearms in the 1950s.
The Marlin Model 60, also known as the Marlin Glenfield Model 60, is a semi-automatic rifle that fires the.22 LR rimfire cartridge.
The Marlin Model 70P, also known as the Marlin Papoose, is a.22 Long Rifle semi-automatic rifle manufactured by Marlin Firearms.
The Marlin Model 780 is a.22 bolt-action rifle produced by Marlin Firearms Company of North Haven, Connecticut.
The Marlin Model 795 is an American.22 LR semi-automatic rifle produced by Remington Arms of Mayfield, Kentucky, formerly by Marlin Firearms Company of North Haven, Connecticut.
The Marlin 39A represents the oldest and longest continuously produced shoulder firearm in the world.
The Marlin Model XT is a series of rimfire bolt-action rifles produced by Marlin Firearms, first saw production in 2011.
The Martini Cadet is a centrefire single-shot rifle produced in the United Kingdom by BSA and W.W. Greener for the use of Australian military Cadets.
The Mauser M59 and Mauser M67 were rifles produced by Kongsberg Arms of Norway and were not licensed products of Mauser.
The Mauser M67 is a bolt-action rifle made by Kongsberg Våpenfabrikk (currently Kongsberg Small Arms) of Norway, based on actions from Mauser M98k left by German armed forces in 1945.
Maxime Brunerie (born 21 May 1977) is a man who attempted to assassinate French President Jacques Chirac on July 14, 2002 in Paris, during the Bastille Day parade on the Champs-Élysées.
The Margolin or (MCM pistol) Practice Shooting Pistol (Пистолет Марголина Целевой Малокалиберный) is a.22 LR pistol primarily used for competitive target shooting in 25m Standard Pistol class under the rules of the International Shooting Sport Federation for bullseye round-target shooting at 25 m. The Margolin has been used since the 1950s, and complies with all international competition standards.
The Meriden Firearms Company of Meriden, Connecticut, USA manufactured small arms from 1905 to 1918.
Metallic silhouette shooting is a group of target shooting disciplines that involves shooting at steel targets representing game animals at varying distances, seeking to knock the metal target over.
The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), officially the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia (MPDC), is the law enforcement agency for the city of Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States.
The MGV-176 is a submachine gun chambered for the.22 Long Rifle cartridge.
Michael Alan Silka (August 20, 1958 – May 19, 1984) was an American spree killer who is believed to have killed nine people in Alaska during May 1984, primarily in the small village of Manley Hot Springs.
Michel Van Wijnendaele was a Belgian mass murderer who killed seven people in Bogaarden, Belgium on May 12, 1987.
Michelle Knotek is a former Raymond, Washington, woman who was convicted in 2004 of second-degree murder and manslaughter in the torture and deaths of Kathy Loreno and Ronald Woodworth, who were both boarders in Knotek's home.
Militarization of police refers to the use of military equipment and tactics by law enforcement officers.
The military equipment of Israel includes a wide array of arms, armored vehicles, artillery, missiles, planes, helicopters, and warships.
(OSE) is a Japanese firearms manufacturer located in Nankoku, Kōchi Prefecture.
The Monash University shooting was a shooting in which a 36 year old International student killed students William Wu and Steven Chan, both 26, and injured five others including the lecturer.
The Moncada Barracks was a military barracks in Santiago de Cuba, named after the General Guillermón Moncada, a hero of the Cuban War of Independence.
Moody Towers are twin 18-story high-rise residence halls located in the Wheeler District on the campus of the University of Houston in Houston, Texas, United States.
Morini Competition Arm S.A. is a Swiss manufacturer of target pistols aimed at ISSF shooting events as governed by the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF, formerly UIT) and competed in at the Olympics.
Mossberg model 464 is a lever action repeating rifle manufactured since 2008 by the Mossberg firearms company.
The Mossberg Brownie is a four-barreled,.22 Long Rifle pistol, similar to a derringer or pepperbox, produced by O.F. Mossberg & Sons from 1920 to 1932.
The Mossberg 702 Plinkster is a rifle chambered for the.22 Long Rifle cartridge sold under the Mossberg name.
A mouse gun is most often considered a category of small revolver, or semi-automatic handgun (See: Pocket pistol) intended for concealed carry (CCW) self defense.
The MP 40 (Maschinenpistole 40) was a submachine gun chambered for the 9×19mm Parabellum cartridge.
Lawrence Fobes "Larry" King (January 13, 1993 – February 13, 2008) was a 15-year-old gay student at E.O. Green Junior High School in Oxnard, California, who was shot twice by a fellow student, 14-year-old Brandon McInerney, and kept on life support until he died two days later.
Zachary Andrew Turner (18 July 2002 – 18 August 2003) was a boy from St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador who was killed by his mother, Shirley Jane Turner, in a murder–suicide on 18 August 2003.
Neil Entwistle (born 18 September 1978) is an English man convicted of murdering his American wife, Rachel, and their infant daughter, Lillian, on 20 January 2006 in Hopkinton, Massachusetts.
Muzzle energy is the kinetic energy of a bullet as it is expelled from the muzzle of a firearm.
Muzzle velocity is the speed of a projectile at the moment it leaves the muzzle of a gun.
The cast of the television series MythBusters perform experiments to verify or debunk urban legends, old wives' tales, and the like.
The National Firearms Act (NFA), 73rd Congress, Sess.
Det frivillige Skyttervesen (DFS) (literally the Norwegian Voluntary Shooting Association) is the National Rifle Association of Norway and the largest shooting sport organization in Norway.
The National Smallbore Rifle Association, the NSRA, is the national governing body for all Small-bore Rifle and Pistol Target Shooting in the United Kingdom, including Airgun and Match Crossbow Shooting.
The belt buckle pistol was an experimental German World War II firearm consisting of four 7.65 mm or.22 long rifle barrels and lockwork concealed within a SS belt buckle.
Niki de Saint Phalle (born Catherine-Marie-Agnès Fal de Saint Phalle, 29 October 193021 May 2002) was a French-American sculptor, painter, and filmmaker.
The Norinco JW-103 'Bush Ranger' is a centrefire bolt-action hunting rifle developed and exported by China North Industries Corporation of the People's Republic of China.
North American Arms is a United States company, headquartered in Provo, Utah, that manufactures pocket pistols and mini-revolvers, also called mouse guns.
North Hills is a mixed use development located in midtown Raleigh, North Carolina that includes stores, restaurants, entertainment, commercial offices, residential living and a continuing care retirement community.
NRA Precision Pistol, formerly known as NRA Conventional Pistol, is a national bullseye shooting discipline organized in the United States by NRA.
O.F. Mossberg & Sons (commonly known as Mossberg) is an American firearms manufacturer, specializing in shotguns, rifles, scopes, and firearm accessories.
The Oakland Elementary School shooting was a mass shooting in Greenwood, South Carolina, in which 19-year-old James William Wilson, Jr., shot and killed two 8-year-old students, and wounded seven other students, a teacher and gym coach at a public elementary school.
Odontodactylus scyllarus, known as the peacock mantis shrimp, harlequin mantis shrimp, painted mantis shrimp, or clown mantis shrimp, is a large mantis shrimp native to the Indo-Pacific from Guam to East Africa.
The Old Salisbury Road shooting was a mass shooting in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, committed by Michael Charles Hayes (born January 13, 1964) on July 17, 1988.
The Olin Corporation is an American manufacturer of ammunition, chlorine, and sodium hydroxide.
Olympic Arms, Inc. is a manufacturer and marketer of AR-15 and M16 pattern rifles, carbines and pistols.
To help compare different orders of magnitude, the following list describes various speed levels between approximately 2.2 m/s and 3.0 m/s.
The Ordnance Factories Board Nidar is a lightweight revolver manufactured by the Ordnance Factories Board of India.
The OTs-38 Stechkin is a 5-shot, double-action revolver, in production and service with the Russian Army since 2002 and Russian Internal Troops since 2012, chambered in the silent 7.62×42mm SP-4 cartridge.
Parker-Hale Ltd. was a British firearms, air rifle and firearms accessory manufacturer, located in the Gun Quarter of the city of Birmingham, England.
The Parker-Hale Model 82 (M82) is the military version of the Parker-Hale 1200TX target rifle; it was accepted for service by several nations for both military and police use.
Paul Prudhomme (July 13, 1940 – October 8, 2015), also known as Gene Autry Prudhomme, was an American celebrity chef whose specialties were Creole and Cajun cuisines, which he was also credited with popularizing.
The Pearcy murders took place on November 11 or 12, 2009 in Pearcy, Arkansas, a small town in the center of the state.
A Pen gun is a firearm that resembles an ink pen.
Phoenix Arms is a firearms manufacturer established in 1992.
Plinking refers to informal target shooting done for pleasure typically at non-standard targets such as tin cans, logs, soda bottles, or any other homemade or naturally occurring target.
A pocket pistol is an American term for any small, pocket-sized semi-automatic pistol, (or less commonly derringer, or small revolver), suitable for concealed carry in either a front or rear pocket of a pair of trousers, or in an exterior coat pocket.
The PPS (Russian: ППС – "Пистолет-пулемёт Судаева" or "Pistolet-pulemyot Sudayeva", in English: "Sudayev's submachine-gun") is a family of Soviet submachine guns chambered in 7.62×25mm Tokarev, developed by Alexei Sudayev as a low-cost personal defense weapon for reconnaissance units, vehicle crews and support service personnel.
The PPSh-41 (pistolet-pulemyot Shpagina; Пистолет-пулемёт Шпагина; "Shpagin machine pistol"); is a Soviet submachine gun designed by Georgy Shpagin as a cheap, reliable, and simplified alternative to the PPD-40.
In firearms, the primer is a component of handgun cartridges, rifle cartridges and shotgun shells, and is responsible for initiating the propellant combustion that will push the projectiles out of the gun barrel.
Productos Mendoza, S.A., is a manufacturer of both air guns and conventional firearms, based in Mexico.
The PSM (Pistolet Samozaryadny Malogabaritny, Russian for "compact self-loading pistol") was designed by the Tula Design Bureau in 1969 as a self-defense firearm for law enforcement and military officers of the USSR.
Rabbiting (also rabbit hunting and cottontail hunting) is the sport of hunting rabbits, often using ferrets or dogs to track the prey and various trapping and shooting methods to catch them.
Ramón Bojórquez Salcido (born March 6, 1961 in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico) is a convicted Mexican-American mass murderer and as of 2017 is on death row in California's San Quentin State Prison.
Rat-shot (or snake shot) is very small lead shot (typically #12 – 1.3 mm (0.05")) loaded in cartridges for use in rifled firearms as opposed to more traditional smoothbores such as shotguns.
Röhm Gesellschaft, often referred as simply RG, is a German brand of firearms and related shooting equipment.
The Röhm RG-14 is a.22 LR six shot revolver formerly manufactured and sold by Röhm Gesellschaft of Sontheim/Brenz, Germany.
The Red Lake shootings were a series of spree killings that occurred on March 21, 2005 in two places on the Red Lake Indian Reservation in Red Lake, Minnesota, United States.
The Reesor Siding strike of 1963 was one of the defining labour conflicts in Canadian history, resulting in the shooting of 11 union members, three of whom were killed.
The Model 1867 Remington rolling block rifle was the first rifle using metallic cartridges to be adopted by the Swedish and Norwegian armies.
The Fieldmaster 121 series is a.22 caliber, slide action, tubular magazine-fed rifle manufactured by Remington Arms between 1936 and 1954.
Based on a John Browning design and manufactured from 1922-1935, the Remington model 24 is a semi-automatic rifle chambered in either.22 Short or.22 long rifle.
The Remington Arms Model 241 Speedmaster, an autoloading rimfire rifle, was manufactured from 1935 to 1951 from a John Browning design.
The Remington Model 34 is a bolt-action rifle that was manufactured by Remington Arms from 1932 until 1935.
The Remington Model 341 is a bolt-action rifle designed and built by Remington Arms for four years prior to World War II.
The Remington Model 5 is a rimfire bolt-action rifle introduced in 2006 by Remington Arms.
The Remington Model 504 is a bolt-action rimfire rifle that can chamber.22 LR,.17 HM2 or.17 HMR cartridges.
The Remington Model 511 Scoremaster is a bolt-action rifle manufactured by Remington Arms from 1939 until 1963.
The Remington Model 512 Sportmaster is a bolt-action rifle manufactured by Remington Arms.
The Remington Model 513 Matchmaster is a bolt-action rifle, manufactured from 1940 to 1968.
The Remington Model 521 TL Junior is a member of the Remington 500 series rifles.
The model 522 Viper is a semi-automatic rifle chambered for the.22 Long Rifle cartridge.
The Remington Model 552 "Speedmaster" is a semi-automatic rifle that can fire.22 Short,.22 Long and.22 long rifle cartridges.
The Remington Model 572 is a pump-action rifle manufactured by the Remington Arms Company.
The Remington Model 572 Fieldmaster is a slide action,.22-caliber rifle manufactured by Remington Arms.
The Remington Model 580, 581, and 582 are a family of bolt-action rifles, manufactured from 1967 to 1999.
The Remington Model 597 is an American semi-automatic rifle manufactured by Remington Arms.
The Remington 788 is a bolt-action, centerfire rifle that was made by Remington Arms from 1967 to 1983.
The Remington Nylon 66 is a rifle manufactured by Remington Arms from 1959 to 1989.
The Remington Nylon 76 "Trailrider" is the only lever action rifle known to have been made by Remington Arms and was billed as the world's fastest lever action rifle.
A revolver (also called a wheel gun) is a repeating handgun that has a revolving cylinder containing multiple chambers and at least one barrel for firing.
A ricochet is a rebound, bounce or skip off a surface, particularly in the case of a projectile.
Rimfire is a method of ignition for metallic firearm cartridges as well as the cartridges themselves.
Robert Dale Rowell (April 8, 1955 – November 15, 2005) was a murderer executed by lethal injection by the U.S. state of Texas.
Robert Hillberg (August 27, 1917 – August 12, 2012) was a firearm designer and the head of Research & Development at the High Standard Manufacturing Company.
Robert Samuel Johnson (February 21, 1920 – December 27, 1998) was a fighter pilot with the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) during World War II.
The Rocori High School shooting was a school shooting that occurred at Rocori High School on September 24, 2003 in Cold Spring, Minnesota, United States.
Ronald Gene Simmons, Sr., (July 15, 1940 – June 25, 1990) was an American spree killer, who killed 16 people over a week-long period in Arkansas in 1987.
The rook rifle, originally called the rook and rabbit rifle, is an obsolete English single-shot small calibre rifle intended for shooting small game, particularly rook shooting.
The Ross rifle was a straight-pull bolt action.303 inch-calibre rifle produced in Canada from 1903 until 1918. The Ross Mk.II (or "model 1905") rifle was highly successful in target shooting before World War I, but the close chamber tolerances, lack of primary extraction and overall length made the Mk.III (or "1910") Ross rifle unsuitable for the conditions of trench warfare, exacerbated by the often poor quality ammunition issued. By 1916, the rifle had been withdrawn from front line service, but continued to be used by many snipers of the Canadian Expeditionary Force until the end of the war due to its exceptional accuracy. The Ross Rifle Co. made sporting rifles from early in its production, most notably chambered in.280 Ross, introduced in 1907. This cartridge is recorded as the first to achieve over 3000 feet per second velocity, and the cartridge acquired a very considerable international reputation among target shooters and hunters.
The Ruger 10/22 is a series of semi-automatic rifles produced by American firearm manufacturer Sturm, Ruger & Co., chambered for the.22 Long Rifle rimfire cartridge.
The Ruger American Rifle is a family of budget-level hunting/sporting bolt action centerfire rifle made by Sturm, Ruger & Co., who also produces a line of rimfire rifles with similar designs called the Ruger American Rimfire.
The Ruger Bearcat is a single-action,.22 caliber revolver manufactured by Sturm, Ruger & Co., introduced in 1958.
The Ruger Bisley, manufactured by Sturm Ruger & Company, is a 5 or 6-shot, single-action revolver.
The Ruger Blackhawk is a 6-shot, single-action revolver manufactured by Ruger.
The Deerfield Carbine or Model 99/44 is a.44 Magnum semi-automatic rifle produced by Sturm, Ruger & Co., introduced in 2000.
The GP100 is a family/line of double action six or seven -shot (.357 Magnum, 10mm Auto) seven-shot (.327 Federal Magnum) or ten-shot (.22 LR) revolvers made by Sturm, Ruger & Co., manufactured in the United States.
The Ruger LCR is a compact revolver built by Ruger and announced in January 2009.
The Ruger Model 44 is a semi-automatic rifle chambered in.44 Remington Magnum.
The Ruger 77/22 is a bolt-action rimfire rifle chambered for the.22 Long Rifle,.22 WMR, or.22 Hornet.
The Ruger Model 96 is a series of lever-action rifles produced by Sturm, Ruger & Co..
The Ruger Single-Six is a single action rimfire revolver produced by Sturm, Ruger.
The Ruger SP101 is a series of double-action revolvers produced by the American company Sturm, Ruger.
The Ruger SR22 or SR22P is a rimfire semi-automatic pistol chambered for the.22 Long Rifle cartridge, manufactured by Sturm, Ruger & Co..
The Ruger Standard Model is a rimfire semi-automatic pistol introduced in 1949 as the first product manufactured by Sturm, Ruger & Co., and was the founding member of a product line of.22 Long Rifle cartridge handguns, including its later iterations: the MK II, MK III, and MK IV.
Ruth Ann Steinhagen (December 23, 1929 – December 29, 2012) was an American woman who shot and nearly killed Eddie Waitkus, star first baseman of the Philadelphia Phillies, on June 14, 1949 in one of the first instances of what later became known as stalker crimes.
The SA80 is a British family of 5.56×45mm NATO small arms, all of which are selective fire, gas-operated assault rifles.
M16A2 rifle In firearms, a safety or safety catch is a mechanism used to help prevent the accidental discharge of a firearm, helping to ensure safer handling.
The Sahuarita Air Force Range, also known as the Sahuarita Bombing & Gunnery Range, was built just east of Sahuarita, Arizona, in 1942.
SAKO, Limited (Suojeluskuntain Ase- ja Konepaja Oy, lit "Civil Guard Gun and Machining Works Ltd") is a Finnish firearm and ammunition manufacturer located in Riihimäki, Tavastia Proper in southern Finland.
Samuel Joseph Byck (January 30, 1930 – February 22, 1974) was an American hijacker and attempted assassin.
The phrase Saturday night special is a colloquial term used in the United States and Canada for any inexpensive handgun, especially a mousegun/pocket pistol.
The Sauer 38H or often just H was a small semi-automatic pistol made in Nazi Germany from 1938 until just after the end of World War II by J. P. Sauer & Sohn, then based in Suhl, Germany.
The Savage Arms Company is a firearms manufacturing company based in Westfield, Massachusetts, with a division located in Canada.
Savage Model 64 series is a semi-automatic.22 LR rifle made by Savage Arms in Canada.
A Schützenverein (German for "marksmen's club") is in a local voluntary association found in German-speaking countries revolving around shooting as a sport, often target shooting to Olympic rules or with historic weapons.
Serbu Firearms is an American manufacturer of firearms based in Tampa, Florida.
The Series ALFA Steel is a series of Czech-made revolvers designed for sport shooting and personal defense needs, and for users who favor the.32 S&W and.38 special cartridges.
Seung-Hui Cho (조승희 in Korean, properly Cho Seung-Hui; January 18, 1984 – April 16, 2007) was a U.S. resident of South Korean origin, a spree killer and mass murderer who killed 32 people and wounded 17 others armed with two semi-automatic pistols (a Glock 19 and a Walther P22) on April 16, 2007, at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia.
Sewer alligator stories date back to the late 1920s and early 1930s; in most instances they are part of contemporary legend.
Colleen Marie Applegate, known by her stage name Shauna Grant (May 30, 1963 – March 23, 1984), was an American nude model and pornographic performer.
The Shell Lake murders is the name of a single mass murder incident committed by Victor Ernest Hoffman (b. 1946, died May 21, 2004) in Shell Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada, during the early morning of August 15, 1967.
The men's 50 metre rifle prone competition at the 2004 Summer Olympics was held on August 20 at the Markópoulo Olympic Shooting Centre near Athens, Greece.
The men's 50 metre rifle three positions competition at the 2004 Summer Olympics was held on August 22 at the Markópoulo Olympic Shooting Centre near Athens, Greece.
The women's 50 metre rifle three positions competition at the 2004 Summer Olympics was held on August 20 at the Markópoulo Olympic Shooting Centre near Athens, Greece.
The Men's 50 metre rifle prone event at the 2008 Olympic Games took place on August 15 at the Beijing Shooting Range Hall.
The Men's 50 metre rifle three positions event at the 2008 Olympic Games took place on August 17 at the Beijing Shooting Range Hall, the last shooting event of the Beijing Olympics.
The Women's 50 metre rifle three positions event at the 2008 Olympic Games took place on August 14 at the Beijing Shooting Range Hall.
The men's 50 metre rifle prone shooting event at the 2011 Pan American Games was held on October 19 at the Jalisco Hunting Club in Guadalajara.
The men's 50 metre rifle three positions shooting event at the 2011 Pan American Games was held on October 21 at the Jalisco Hunting Club in Guadalajara.
The women's 50 metre rifle three positions shooting event at the 2011 Pan American Games was held on October 22 at the Jalisco Hunting Club in Guadalajara.
The Men's 50 metre rifle prone event at the 2012 Olympic Games took place on 3 August 2012 at the Royal Artillery Barracks.
The men's 50 metre rifle three positions event at the 2012 Olympic Games took place on 6 August 2012 at the Royal Artillery Barracks.
The Women's 50 metre rifle three positions event at the 2012 Olympic Games took place on 4 August 2012 at the Royal Artillery Barracks.
The Men's 10 metre air pistol event at the 2013 Southeast Asian Games took place on 11 December 2013 at the North Dagon Shooting Range in Yangon, Myanmar.
The Men's 50 metre rifle prone Team event at the 2013 Southeast Asian Games took place on 11 December 2013 at the North Dagon Shooting Range in Yangon, Myanmar.
The Women's 50 metre rifle prone event at the 2013 Southeast Asian Games took place on 12 December 2013 at the North Dagon Shooting Range in Yangon, Myanmar.
The Women's 50 metre rifle prone Team event at the 2013 Southeast Asian Games took place on 12 December 2013 at the North Dagon Shooting Range in Yangon, Myanmar.
The Men's 50 metre rifle prone shooting event at the 2015 Pan American Games will be held on July 17 at the Pan Am Shooting Centre in Innisfil.
The Men's 50 metre rifle three positions shooting event at the 2015 Pan American Games will be held on July 17 at the Pan Am Shooting Centre in Innisfil.
The Women's 50 metre rifle three positions shooting event at the 2015 Pan American Games will be held on July 18 at the Pan Am Shooting Centre in Innisfil.
The men's 50 metre rifle prone event at the 2016 Olympic Games took place on 12 August 2016 at the National Shooting Center.
A shooting range or firing range or archery range or pistol range or rifle range or shooting gallery or shooting ground is a specialized facility designed for archery or firearms practice.
Shooting sports is a collective group of competitive and recreational sporting activities involving proficiency tests of accuracy, precision and speed in using various types of ranged weapons, mainly referring to man-portable guns (firearms and airguns, in forms such as handguns, rifles and shotguns) and bows/crossbows.
A shotgun (also known as a scattergun, or historically as a fowling piece) is a firearm that is usually designed to be fired from the shoulder, which uses the energy of a fixed shell to fire a number of small spherical pellets called shot, or a solid projectile called a slug.
A shotgun shell is a self-contained cartridge typically loaded with multiple metallic "shot", which are small, generally spherical projectiles.
Shotgun Willie is the sixteenth studio album by Willie Nelson released in 1973.
The SIG Sauer 522 LR is a.22 LR semi-automatic, blowback operated rifle.
The SIG Sauer 200 STR (Scandinavian Target Rifle), also known as the SIG Sauer 200 STR Match, is a bolt action rifle mostly used as a target/competition rifle for national competitions by Norwegian, Swedish and Danish sport shooters.
The SIG Sauer Mosquito is a blowback-operated, semi-automatic pistol based on the SIG Sauer P226, but 10% smaller in size and chambered for the.22 LR cartridge.
The SIG P210 (Swiss Army designation Pistole 49) is a locked breech self loading, semi-automatic pistol designed and manufactured in Neuhausen am Rheinfall (Canton of Schaffhausen, Switzerland) by SIG.
The SIG Sauer P220 is a semi-automatic pistol.
The SIG Sauer P226 is a full-sized, service-type pistol made by SIG Sauer.
The SIG Sauer P250 is a semi-automatic pistol made by Sigarms (now known as Sig Sauer Inc. of Exeter, New Hampshire).
The SG 550 is an assault rifle manufactured by Swiss Arms AG (formerly a division of Schweizerische Industrie Gesellschaft now known as Sig Holding AG) in Switzerland.
A silencer, suppressor, sound suppressor, or sound moderator is a device that reduces the sound intensity and muzzle flash when a firearm or air gun is discharged.
SilencerCo is a manufacturer of firearm suppressors "silencers" headquartered in West Valley City, Utah.
Single-shot firearms are firearms that hold only a single round of ammunition, and must be reloaded after each shot.
Smith & Wesson (S&W) is an American manufacturer of firearms, ammunition and restraints.
S&W Centennial is a family of revolvers made by Smith & Wesson on the "J-Frame".
The Smith & Wesson M&P (Military and Police) is a polymer-framed, short recoil operated, locked breech semi-automatic pistol introduced in the summer of 2005 by the American company Smith & Wesson.
The Smith & Wesson M&P15 is an AR-15 style semi-automatic rifle by gun manufacturer Smith & Wesson.
The Smith & Wesson M&P15-22 is a.22 LR variant of the Smith & Wesson M&P15.
The Smith & Wesson M&P22 is a semi-automatic pistol chambered in.22 Long Rifle.
The Smith & Wesson Model 17 is a six-shot double-action revolver chambered for.22 LR.
The Smith & Wesson Model 22A is a semi-automatic pistol that was manufactured in Houlton, Maine.
The Smith & Wesson Model 317 Kit Gun is the current version of over 60 years of the company's 'kit gun' line.
The Smith & Wesson Model 41 is a semi-automatic pistol developed by Smith & Wesson after World War II as a competitive target pistol.
The Smith & Wesson Model 422, is a semi automatic.22 LR pistol manufactured by Smith & Wesson.
The Smith & Wesson Model 61 (also known as the Smith & Wesson Escort or simply the Pocket Escort) is a subcompact semi-automatic pistol chambered in.22 long rifle and designed for self-defense that was made from 1970 to 1973.
A sport pistol or standard pistol is a type of handgun used in several shooting sports, including the Olympic 25 metre pistol event and 25 metre standard pistol.
Sportco was an Australian manufacturer of rifles and shotguns in Adelaide, South Australia, from 1947 until the early 1980s.
The Springfield Armory M6 Scout is a multipurpose firearm, combining rifle and shotgun.
SR22 or SR-22 may refer to.
The Scharfschützengewehr 82 (SSG 82) or "Sharpshooter's Rifle, 82" is a rifle chambered in the 5.45×39mm Soviet cartridge built in East Germany at the end of the Cold War for use by East German special police units.
Star Bonifacio Echeverria, S.A. was a manufacturer of small arms (principally handguns and sub-machineguns) in the Basque region of Spain from about 1905 until 1997.
Stevens Arms was an American firearms manufacturer founded by Joshua Stevens in 1864 in Chicopee Falls, MA.
The Steyr AUG (Armee-Universal-Gewehr—"universal army rifle") is an Austrian 5.56×45mm NATO bullpup assault rifle, designed in the 1960s by Steyr-Daimler-Puch and now manufactured by Steyr Mannlicher GmbH & Co KG.
The Steyr Scout is a modern scoped bolt-action rifle manufactured by Steyr Mannlicher and chambered primarily for 7.62 NATO (.308 Winchester), although other caliber options are offered commercially.
The Stock Exchange Rifle Club is located in the City of London.
Stoeger Industries is a manufacturer and importer of firearms into the United States.
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc., better known by the shortened name Ruger, is an American firearm manufacturing company based in Southport, Connecticut with production facilities also in Newport, New Hampshire, Mayodan, North Carolina, and Prescott, Arizona.
The SuccessTech Academy shooting was a school shooting that occurred on October 10, 2007, at the SuccessTech alternative high school in Cleveland, Ohio, United States.
Sundance Industries was a firearms manufacturer established in 1989 by Steven Jennings, the nephew of Raven Arms founder George Jennings.
A mass shooting occurred at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, about east of the city of San Antonio, on November 5, 2017.
The Sydney High School Rifle Club was established in 1883.
Table of selected pistol/submachine gun and rifle/machine gun cartridges by common name.
The Tanfoglio Force, also known as Force 99, Force 2002, EAA Witness Polymer or EAA Witness P-Carry, is a modified clone of the Czech CZ-75/CZ-85 semi-automatic pistol.
The Tanfoglio Combat or Standard, also known as T(A)95 or EAA Witness Steel, is a modified clone of the Czech CZ-75/CZ-85 pistol.
Forjas Taurus is a manufacturing conglomerate based in São Leopoldo, in the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul.
The PT22 is a.22 LR semi-automatic pistol produced by Taurus and features an 8+1 round capacity magazine.
The Taylor KO factor or TKOF is a formulaic mathematical approach for evaluating the stopping power of hunting cartridges developed by John "Pondoro" Taylor in the middle of the 20th century.
TENEX may refer to.
Terry Marsh (born 7 February 1958) is an English former professional boxer who was an undefeated world champion in the light welterweight division.
Terry Michael Ratzmann (1960 – March 12, 2005) was an American mass murderer who killed seven members of his Church congregation, the Living Church of God (LCG), before committing suicide at a Sheraton Hotel in Brookfield, Wisconsin in 2005.
The Spider Woman (alternatively titled Sherlock Holmes and the Spider Woman and Spider Woman) is a 1943 mystery film starring Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson, the seventh of fourteen such films the pair were involved in.
The Thompson submachine gun is an American submachine gun, invented by John T. Thompson in 1918, that became infamous during the Prohibition era, becoming a signature weapon of various organized crime syndicates in the United States.
Thompson/Center Arms is an American firearms company based in Springfield, Massachusetts.
The Thompson/Center Contender is a break-action single-shot pistol or rifle that was introduced in 1967 by Thompson/Center Arms.
Thor Nis Christiansen (December 28, 1957 – March 30, 1981) was a Danish-American serial killer from Solvang, California.
The Thurston High School shooting took place on May 21, 1998.
Timeline of the FLQ, from the founding of the Front de libération du Québec (FLQ) in the early 1960s to the publishing of the enquiry commission reports in the 1980s.
This timeline of events from the Virginia Tech shooting lists times in Eastern Daylight Time (UTC-4).
Todd Christopher Kohlhepp (born March 7, 1971) is an American serial killer, convicted of murdering seven people in South Carolina between 2003 and 2016.
The Tokarev Sportowy semi-automatic pistol is a Tokarev TT-33 training firearm produced in Poland and used within the former Warsaw Pact countries.
Top Gear: Winter Olympics is a full-length, special edition episode for BBC motoring programme Top Gear, and is the first in a series of full-length specials for the show.
The TOZ-17 is a Soviet bolt-action.22 Long Rifle made by the TOZ firearms company, intended for professional and amateur hunting and sport shooting.
TOZ-78 (ТОЗ-78) is a Soviet.22 LR bolt-action rifle manufactured by the TOZ (Tulsky Oruzheyny Zavod) Tula Arms Plant.
The Trans-Australian Airlines hijacking was Australia's first aircraft hijacking.
The Trapper Trails Council is a local council of the Boy Scouts of America and serves areas in Northern Utah, Southern Idaho and Western Wyoming serving 18 districts.
The Trejo pistol, also known as the Trejo machine pistol, is the smallest fully automatic weapon ever made.
The Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR) was an infantry regiment of the British Army established in 1970, with a comparatively short existence ending in 1992.
At about 12:50 p.m. on June 10, 2009, 88-year-old white supremacist James Wenneker von Brunn entered the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. with a rifle and fatally shot Museum Special Police Officer Stephen Tyrone Johns.
The Uzi (עוזי, officially cased as UZI) is a family of Israeli open-bolt, blowback-operated submachine guns.
Varmint rifle is an American English term for a small-caliber firearm or high-powered air gun primarily used for varmint hunting — killing small/medium-sized non-native or non-game animals such as rats, house sparrows, starling, crows, ground squirrels, gophers, jackrabbits, nutria, marmots, groundhogs, porcupine, opossum, coyote, skunks, weasels, or feral cats, dogs, goats, pigs and other animals considered to be nuisance vermin destructive to native or domestic plants and animals.
The Velo-Dog (also known as a Revolver de Poche) was a pocket revolver originally created in France by Charles-François Galand in the late 19th century as a defense for cyclists against dog attacks.
The Vinnytsia massacre was a mass execution of between 9,000 and 11,000 people in the Ukrainian town of Vinnytsia by the Soviet secret police NKVD during the Great Purge or Yezhovshchina in 1937–1938.
On April 16, 2007, a school shooting occurred at West Ambler Johnston Hall and Norris Hall at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, in Blacksburg, Virginia.
The W. R. Myers High School shooting was a school shooting that occurred on April 28, 1999, at W. R. Myers High School in Taber, Alberta, Canada.
The Waddell Buddhist temple shooting occurred on August 9, 1991, when nine people were robbed and killed at the Wat Promkunaram Buddhist temple in Waddell, Arizona.
The Walther G22 is a semi-automatic rifle chambered in the popular.22 Long Rifle cartridge, made by Walther.
The Walther GSP, Gebrauchs Sportpistole (Sport Pistol for Standard Use), is a single-action, precision targetshooting pistol made in Germany by Walther Sportwaffen.
The Walther Model 1936 Olympia II is a single action semi-automatic handgun manufactured by Walther.
The P22 is a semi-automatic pistol chambered for.22 LR rimfire ammunition.
The Walther P38 (originally written Walther P.38) is a 9 mm semi-automatic pistol that was developed by Carl Walther GmbH as the service pistol of the Wehrmacht at the beginning of World War II.
The Walther P88 is a semiautomatic pistol developed by the Walther company of Germany in 1988, Modern Firearms - Walther P-88 (Germany) hence the model name P88.
The Walther P99 is a semi-automatic pistol developed by the German company Carl Walther GmbH Sportwaffen of Ulm for law enforcement, security forces and the civilian shooting market as a replacement for the Walther P5 and the P88.
The Walther PK380 is a semi-automatic pistol manufactured by Carl Walther GmbH Sportwaffen.
The Walther PP (Polizeipistole, or police pistol) series pistols are blowback-operated semi-automatic pistols, developed by the German arms manufacturer Carl Walther GmbH Sportwaffen.
The Walther PPQ (PolizeiPistole Quick Defence / Police Pistol Quick Defense) is a semi-automatic pistol developed by the German company Carl Walther GmbH Sportwaffen of Ulm for law enforcement, security forces and the civilian shooting market as a potential replacement for the Walther P99.
The SP22 is a modular semi-automatic pistol manufactured by Walther Sportwaffen and distributed by Smith & Wesson.
The Walther SSP is a precision target shooting pistol made in Germany by Carl Walther GmbH Sportwaffen.
The Walther TP and TPH handguns are extremely compact double-action lightweight semiautomatic pistols in.22 Long Rifle and.25 ACP calibers.
The Wassenaar Arrangement Semi-automatic Rifles (more commonly referred to as the WASR-series rifles) are manufactured in Romania by the long established Cugir Arms Factory as result of a collaboration between Century International Arms and Cugir.
Weatherby, Inc. is an American gun manufacturer founded in 1945 by Roy Weatherby.
The Weston school shooting was a school shooting that occurred on September 29, 2006, in Weston High School in Cazenovia, Wisconsin, United States.
The Whitney Wolverine was an advanced, "space-aged", lightweight aluminum, semi-automatic,.22 LR caliber pistol created in 1956.
A wildcat cartridge, often shortened to wildcat, is a custom cartridge for which ammunition and/or firearms are not mass-produced.
William Batterman Ruger (June 21, 1916 – July 6, 2002) was an American firearm designer and entrepreneur, who partnered with Alexander McCormick Sturm to establish Sturm, Ruger & Company in 1949.
William J. Kreutzer Jr. (born 1969) is a former United States Army soldier who was convicted of killing one officer and wounding 18 other soldiers when he opened fire on a physical training formation on October 27, 1995 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
Wilson Combat is a custom pistol manufacturer located in Berryville, Arkansas, that specializes in customizing and manufacturing M1911A1s.
The Winchester Model 121 is a single-shot bolt-action.22 caliber rimfire rifle that was produced from 1967 to 1973 by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company.
The Winchester Model 1890 is a slide-action repeating rifle produced by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company in the late 19th and early 20th century.
The Winchester Model 1903 was the first commercially available semi-automatic firearm made by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company.
The Winchester Model 1906 was a.22 caliber slide-action takedown rifle manufactured by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company from 1906-1932 with a total production of 729,305 built.
The Winchester Model 52 was a bolt-action.22-caliber target rifle introduced by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company in 1920.
The Winchester Model 62 is a slide-action repeating rifle produced by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company in the early 20th century.
The Winchester Model 67 was a single-shot, bolt-action.22 caliber rimfire rifle sold from 1934 to 1963 by Winchester Repeating Arms Company.
The Winchester Model 68 was a single-shot, bolt-action.22 caliber rimfire rifle sold from 1934 to 1945 by Winchester Repeating Arms Company.
The Winchester Model 69 is a bolt-action.22 caliber repeating rifle first produced in 1935 by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company.
Winchester rifle is a comprehensive term describing a series of lever-action repeating rifles manufactured by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company.
The Winder musket was a.22-caliber training rifle used by the US Army in the early 20th century.
In 1956 brothers Joseph (José) and Andrew (Andrés), Zaragoza founded the Zaragoza Arms Factory in Mexico City, near Mexico City International Airport.
The Zulaica Automatic Revolver was an automatic revolver of Spanish origin.
The.17 Hornady Mach 2, or.17 HM2, is a rimfire cartridge introduced in 2004 by the ammunition manufacturer Hornady, following the successful launch in 2002 of the.17 HMR.
.17 Hornady Magnum Rimfire, commonly known as the.17 HMR, is a rimfire rifle cartridge developed by the ammunition company Hornady in 2002.
The.17 PMC/Aguila or.17 High Standard is a rimfire cartridge formed by necking down the.22 Long Rifle casing to accept a.172" diameter bullet.
.22 BB Cap (Bulleted Breech Cap) is a variety of.22 caliber rimfire ammunition.
The 22 caliber, or 5.6mm caliber, is a small, extremely common size of ammunition, fitted to firearms with a bore diameter of 0.22 in (5.6 mm).
.22 CB Cap (Conical Ball Cap) is a variety of.22 caliber rimfire ammunition which has a very small propellant charge (usually no gunpowder, just the primer), resulting in a low muzzle velocity of between 350 and 853 ft per second (107 and 260 m/s).
The.22 Extra Long is a.22 in (5.6 mm) American rimfire rifle and handgun cartridge.
.22 Long is a variety of.22 caliber (5.6 mm) rimfire ammunition.
The.22 Remington Automatic (also known as the.22 Remington Auto and occasionally.22 Rem Auto) is a.22in (5.6mm) American rimfire rifle cartridge.
.22 Short is a variety of.22 caliber (5.6 mm) rimfire ammunition.
The.22 Winchester Automatic (also known as the.22 Winchester Auto and occasionally.22 Win Auto) is a.22in (5.6mm) American rimfire rifle cartridge.
The.22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire, also called.22 WMR,.22 Magnum,.22 MRF, or.22 Mag, is a rimfire cartridge.
The.22 Winchester Rimfire (commonly called the.22 WRF) is an American rimfire rifle cartridge.
The.220 Rook, also known as the.220 Long Centrefire, is an obsolete British centerfire rifle cartridge.
The.25 ACP (Automatic Colt Pistol) (6.35×16mmSR) is a semi-rimmed, straight-walled centerfire pistol cartridge introduced by John Browning in 1905 alongside the Fabrique Nationale M1905 pistol.
The.25 Short (also called the.25 Bacon & Bliss) is a American rimfire handgun cartridge.
The.25 Stevens was an American rimfire rifle cartridge.
The.25 Stevens Short was an American rimfire rifle cartridge, introduced in 1902.
The.255 Jeffery Rook, also known as the.255 Jeffery Rook Rifle, is an obsolete small bore firearm cartridge.
The.297/230 Morris Short and.297/230 Morris Long are two obsolete centerfire firearm cartridges developed as sub-caliber training rounds for the British Martini–Henry rifle.
The.297/250 Rook is an obsolete centerfire rifle cartridge developed by Holland & Holland.
The.300 Rook, also known as the.295 Rook (by Holland & Holland only), is an obsolete centerfire rifle cartridge.
The.300 Sherwood, also known as the.300 Extra Long and the.300 Westley, is an obsolete centerfire rifle cartridge developed by Westley Richards.
The.310 Cadet, also known as the.310 Greener, or the.310 Martini, is a centerfire rifle cartridge, introduced in 1900 by W.W. Greener as a target round for the Martini Cadet rifle.
.32 ACP (Automatic Colt Pistol), also known as the.32 Automatic, is a centerfire pistol cartridge.
The term.32 rimfire refers to a family of cartridges which were chambered in revolvers and rifles in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
The.360 No 5 Rook is an obsolete centerfire rifle cartridge.
The.375 Winchester is a modernized version of the.38-55 Winchester, a black powder cartridge from the 1880s.
The.38 Long Colt (commonly known as.38 LC) is a black powder cartridge introduced by Colt's Manufacturing Company in 1875, and was adopted as a standard military pistol cartridge by the United States Army in 1892 for the Colt New Army M1892 Revolver.
The.380 Long, also known as the.380 Rook rifle, is an obsolete centerfire rifle cartridge.
The.41 Long Colt cartridge was created in 1877 for Colt's double-action "Thunderer" revolver.
The.44 Russian, also known as the.44 S&W Russian, is a black-powder center-fire metallic revolver cartridge developed by Smith & Wesson in 1870.
The.45 Colt cartridge, which is sometimes called.45 Long Colt,.45 LC, or 11.43×33mmR, is a handgun cartridge dating to 1872.
The.454 Casull (/kə'sul/) is a firearm cartridge, developed as a wildcat cartridge in 1957 by Dick Casull and Jack Fullmer.
The.460 S&W Magnum round is a powerful revolver cartridge designed for long-range handgun hunting in the Smith & Wesson Model 460 revolver.
The.50 Browning Machine Gun (.50 BMG, 12.7×99mm NATO and designated as the 50 Browning by the C.I.P.) is a cartridge developed for the Browning.50 caliber machine gun in the late 1910s.
The 11x59mmR Gras, also known as the 11mm Vickers, is an obsolete rifle cartridge.
The 2003 West Virginia sniper attacks were a series of sniper-style shootings that took place over the course of several days in August 2003, leaving three people dead in the U.S. state of West Virginia.
The 2008–13 United States ammunition shortage refers to a shortage of civilian small arms ammunition in the United States that started in late 2008 and continued through most or all of 2010, with an additional shortage beginning in December 2012 and continuing throughout 2013.
The 2009 Saipan shooting was a spree shooting that took place on the United States commonwealth island of Saipan in the Northern Mariana Islands.
The 2010 Lörrach hospital shooting rampage occurred on 19 September 2010 in the small town of Lörrach, Germany near the Swiss border.
On the night of September 4, 2012, the Parti Québécois won the Quebec general election, with a minority government.
On the night of January 19, 2013, five people were found dead inside a house by police in South Valley, New Mexico.
On February 26, 2015, a gunman shot and killed seven people in several locations across the town of Tyrone, Missouri, an unincorporated community about 95 miles east of Springfield.
The 2016 White House shooting occurred on May 20, 2016, when Jesse Olivieri attacked the White House security checkpoint.
22 (twenty-two) is the natural number following 21 and preceding 23.
This article lists firearm cartridges which have a bullet in the to caliber range.
5th (County Londonderry) Battalion, Ulster Defence Regiment (5 UDR) was formed in 1970 as part of the seven original battalions specified in The Ulster Defence Regiment Act 1969, which received Royal Assent on 18 December 1969 and was brought into force on 1 January 1970.
The 6.5×55mm (designated as the 6.5×55 Swedish by the SAAMI and 6,5 × 55 SE by the C.I.P.) is a first-generation smokeless powder rimless bottlenecked rifle cartridge.
The 7.62×25mm Tokarev cartridge (designated as the 7,62 × 25 Tokarev by the C.I.P.) is a Russian rimless bottlenecked pistol cartridge widely used in former Soviet satellite states, China and Pakistan among other countries.
The 9×18mm Makarov (designated 9mm Makarov by the C.I.P. and often called 9×18mm PM) is a Russian pistol and submachine gun cartridge.
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