Handguns

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Handguns are guns designed to be fired with one or two hands, but no shoulder support.  They are short range weapons and relatively low powered.  Even the most powerful handguns are not as powerful as moderately powered rifles.  Handguns are primarily used for self defense, law enforcement, and, in the military, as backup weapons.

This website has several handgun sections:

Classic Colt Revolvers -These are examples of historically accurate replicas of 19th century Colt Revolvers.

Other Revolvers These are examples of revolvers that are not Colts. 

Colt 1911 45ACP  Pistols These are examples of the M1911 Colt .45 Automatic. 

Beretta 92 Service Pistols These are examples of the current US military issue pistol. 

Sig Sauer Service Pistols - These are examples of Sig Sauer military pistols.

Other Full Size Pistols These are examples of other full size pistols. 

Concealed Carry Guns - These are examples of modern concealed carry guns.

Small Caliber Pistols These are examples pistols with a caliber less than 9mm.   

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