Colt pistol

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1.(Firearms) A self-loading or semi-automatic pistol with removable magazine in the handle holding seven cartridges. The recoil extracts and ejects the empty cartridge case, and reloads ready for another shot. Called also Browning pistol, Colt-Browning pistol, automatic pistol and automatic.
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Army Ordnance officially adopted the locked-breech, short recoil-operated Colt pistol on 28 March 1911.
I would also stress that the Colt pistol, which is grey with a brown handle, is an imitation and cannot be converted to fire ammunition.
32 Automatic Colt Pistol with a 71-grain FMJ roundnose bullet at about 905 fps.
Jones was excluded from school and fell into bad company and in 2007, when he was just 15 years old, he robbed three Liverpool shops at gun point, on two occasions firing a Colt pistol into the ceiling to scare his victims.
45s logo that adorns a Colt pistol as part of the club's celebration of their 50th anniversary.
A WILD West gun enthusiast shot dead by police fired at an armed officer with a Colt pistol, it emerged yesterday.
The charges against Williams relate to a model 1911 Colt pistol, ammunition for a Browning 12 gauge shotgun loaded with a solid rifle slug, a .
45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP) round, and which could be loaded by means of 3-round moon clips (Figure 9).
45 Colt pistol, and shot the decorated Army officer four times.
Inside the vehicle officers found an RPG7 anti-tank weapon complete with warheads, an Armalite rifle, a Colt pistol and 121 rounds of assorted ammunition.
The winner of this month's package will be excited to get a head start on customizing their new Colt pistol with the help of the "rail-mount ready" TK09 tactical flashlight from Fenix.