Submachine Gun Replica Model
Super Theatrical prop or Collector's Piece - Great Decor and
This is a classic
replica of the submachine gun made famous by prohibition
gangsters. This functional non-firing replica is a Collectors
Armoury Product. This Commercial Model features a 50 round
removable drum and pistol fore grip, just like Capones soldiers
would have used. The bolt cocks and releases with a pull of the
trigger. This military version of this model (item No. 22-1093)
was later made famous by troops of the 101st and 82nd Airborne
Divisions in World War II. This is the most recognizable firearm
in U.S. History! Features
Length: 34" Weight: 9.75 lbs
Original Information: The
Thompson is an American submachine gun, invented by John T.
Thompson in 1919, that became infamous during the Prohibition era.
It was a common sight in the media of the time, being used by both
law enforcement officers and criminals. The Thompson was also
known informally as: the "Tommy Gun", "Trench Broom", "Trench
Sweeper", "Chicago Typewriter", "Chicago Piano", "Chicago Style",
and "The Chopper".
The Thompson was favored by soldiers, criminals, police and
civilians alike for its ergonomics, compactness, large .45 ACP
cartridge, reliability, and high volume of automatic fire. It has
since gained popularity among civilian collectors for its
The Thompson first entered production as the M1921. It was
available to civilians, though its high price resulted in few
sales. In 1938, the Thompson submachine gun was adopted by the
U.S. military, serving during World War II and beyond.
Because of their quality and craftsmanship, as well as their
gangster-era and WWII connections, Thompsons are sought as
Replica Gun has working mechanism
Crafted by dedicated craftsmen at Denix in Spain
Authentic size and weight of actual gun
Replica makes a super prop gun
Replica guns are a great costume accessory!
Build an impressive gun collection!
Denix replica Old West guns are made of quality wood and metal
Makes a unique decorator item and conversation piece
Non-firable and can not be altered to do so