Top 10 best pistols in the world (Part 1)

Quite surprisingly, this ranking does not have any Russian representatives in the top 10 best pistols in the world.

Quite surprisingly, this ranking does not have any Russian representatives in the top 10 best pistols in the world.

1. Austria's Glock Gun

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This is the world famous gun line by multi-polymer polymer design.

Famous military site Military-Today ranks 10 best in the world today, unfortunately in this ranking, there is no representative from Russia - the country is considered to have top military technology. top of the world. The gun at the 1st position is Austria's Glock , the world-famous gun line by polymeric polymer multi-part design.

At first people were worried that a "plastic" gun could hardly work, but the fact that this is a gun is both powerful and high safety, extremely light. Tests show that the gun can fall from a height of 50m down and still work well without breaking the gun body. Guns can operate in temperatures from -40 ° C to + 200 ° C.

Designed in the 1980s, there have been dozens of different versions available to meet the needs of the military. Guns with 12 to 33 rounds of ammunition, using many different types of bullets, of which 9x19mm bullets are still the most common type. Effective range reaches 50m. Currently there are more than 20 countries using this gun, including Vietnam.

2. Gun SIG Sauer P320 / M17

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Guns are designed in modular form for easy production and maintenance.

Ranked second is a representative from Germany, introduced in 2014, so far the SIG Sauer P320 / M17 is considered to be the country's best shotgun. At the beginning SIG Sauer P320 / M17 was considered one of the pistols developed under the request of the US military to replace the veteran M9.

Guns are designed in modular form for easy production and maintenance. The body of the gun uses a lot of polymeric polymer materials to reduce weight, reinforced steel in important positions. In addition, the gun is designed with pincatinny rail to attach accessories when fighting. Safety locks designed on both sides of the gun body help radiotherapy to be used conveniently and easily.

Guns are designed with versions using different types of bullets. Bullets have a base number of 10 to 21 tablets. The gun weight is very light only from 708g to 833g. The effective range of the gun is about 50m. Currently guns are being used primarily by US and Thai troops.

3. Gun Beretta 92

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This is the current standard pistol of Italian, American and French troops.

The number 3 position is Beretta 92 originating from Italy. This is the current standard pistol of Italian, American and French troops. Introduced from 1975 until now, it is estimated that millions of shipments have been shipped. Currently new versions continue to be designed and manufactured.

This gun was designed by Carlo Beretta, Giuseppe Mazzetti and Vittorio Valle and produced by Italian Beretta weapons company since 1972. From the mid-1980s, 92F Berretta version participated in the pistol design competition US military to find a candidate to replace M1911 and was selected and improved to the US Army's M9 shotgun. Similarly, Berretta 92G version participates in the pistol design competition for the French army and was also selected and then progressed to PAMAS-G1.

The gun has several versions with weight from 900g to 950g, length from 197mm to 217mm. Guns can fire different types of bullets depending on the version: 9x19mm Parabellum (92 series); .40 S&W (96 series); 9x21mm IMI (98 series). Guns can use many types of cartridges from 8 to 22 tablets. Effective range of 50m.

4. Gun SIG Sauer P226

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Guns are often equipped for special forces units.

In fourth place was another representative from Germany, a shotgun named SIG Sauer P226 . The gun was originally designed to compete in the standard US gun line to replace the M1911. SIG Sauer P226 is one of two handguns in the final round, but in the end Beretta 92FS won because of lower manufacturing prices.

However, this is still a very successful gun line of Germany when SIG Sauer P226 is currently in the payroll of 34 countries. Guns are often equipped for special forces units. Guns are mainly produced in Germany and the United States. Until 2015 guns continued to be produced by these two countries even though the guns were born in the early 1980s.

The gun is 964g in weight, 196mm in length, 112mm in length. Guns have different versions for firing different types of bullets, but are still mostly 9x19mm Parabellum shells. Bullet boxes have a base of 10 to 20 rounds. The effective range of the gun ranged from about 50m.

5. CZ gun 75

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CZ-75 is serving Czech police, Turkish police, and a number of police units in the United States.

The 5th position is the CZ 75 gun line from the Czech Republic. Designed since 1975 and entered equipment in 1976, it is estimated that there have been more than one million of these versions available so far. Currently, Vietnam Mobile Police is also equipped with an improved variant from this CZ 75 gun.

CZ-75 is serving Czech police, Turkish police, and a number of police units in the United States. The CZ-75 pistol works based on the recoil of the bullet, which is locked to the standard Browning system lock. The slider of the gun slid on the rails in the frame, this system resembles the SIG P210 system allowing guns to operate more efficiently.

The gun has a weight of 1.12kg because most of the components are made of steel so they have extremely high durability. 206mm gun length, 120mm hot length. Guns use many different types of bullets depending on the version, the relay boxes have a base of 12 to 26 members. The effective range of the gun ranged around 50m.

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