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8mm Blank NOT .41 - NO LICENSE REQUIRED - U.K. Legal (Top Vent)
Stunning: ERMA Werke (Works) EGP 45 GB blank fire starter pistol in 8mm calibre Top Vent
Ultra Rare blank fire starter pistol in caliber 8mm blank. Seldom seen these days in absolute mint condition / like new. Includes original box & instructions etc. Obtained from a well known collector of German Militaria...
Caliber: 8mm blank
Total length: 160mm
Barrel length: 84mm
Magazine: 8 rounds
ERMA-Werke, Waffen- und Maschinenfabrik GmbH, 8060 Dachau (sadly out of business now)
Made in West Germany
Model: “EGP45 GB” (aka “Colt Officers 45 ACP”)
Based on model: "Colt Officer's ACP" - smaller version of the infamous Colt 1911 A1
Technical strip down similar to Umarex: "Walther PP / PPK"
Early Serial number
System: self-loading pistol, blank fire (Only)
Caliber: 8mm Blanks
Magazine capacity: 8 cartridges
Trigger: cocking trigger, double action (DA) / single action (SA)
Safety: firing pin safety (roller safety) manual (left side)
Design & Contruction: Die cast zinc handle and slide burnished - rare medallion factory wood grips - sheet steel magazine - operating and functional parts mainly made of steel (e.g. barrel, firing pin, push plate, safety lever, extractor claw). Pistol was also originally available with black plastic grips.
Boxed with original instructions/guarantee certificate.
Did you know? The company name “ERMA” is derived from “Erfurt Machine Factory” the model name “EGP” stands for “ERMA” gas pistol. Werke is German for Works. Google translation ;)
VCR Act/Legal: No License Required in the U.K. Strictly Over 18’s Only. Buyer please note ONLY available to Genuine Collectors or as a film / stage prop, for reenactment etc. Fires 8mm blanks ONLY - U.K. legal top venting (not forward fire like continental models from Europe which are illegal in the U.K.).
This model is based on the “Colt Officer's ACP". Shrunken version of the famous Colt 1911 A1.
Movie Trivia: Similar to the gun carried by ‘Al Pacino’ in the 1995 movie ‘Heat’. Although his had African elephant Ivory grips imported prior to the US ivory import ban. Although as an American icon this model has been used in countless Hollywood movies in one form or another.
Please Note: Description contents curtesy of www.muzzle.de
Cash on collection or BACS etc. Located M25 J8 near Epsom Downs Racetrack. Posted within Mainland U.K. Only via Parcelforce 48hr Delivery £20.00 surcharge. I was advised by a reliable source this is the only legal method of postage. Royal Mail will Not accept.
Box of 8mm Umerax blanks (50) available £20.00 surcharge. Only available with gun will not sell separately...
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