PROP GUN Thompson M1A1 SMG by Hudson - PFC firing model

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 17, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House

NO INTERNATIONAL SALES! For sale in the U.S. only! Seller is not responsible for verifying legality of this item in any other jurisdiction than his own. Purchaser must be at least 18 years old, and is responsible for verifying that purchasing/owning this replica is legal in their jurisdiction!

ATTENTION: THIS IS NOT A REAL FIREARM. IT IS A REPLICA MADE OF ZINC ALLOY WITH WOOD CAN NOT FIRE OR BE CONVERTED TO FIRE REAL AMMUNITION. THE BARREL HAS A BLAZE ORANGE PLUG IN COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL LAWS AND EBAY POLICIES.

For Sale: a replica of the famed Thompson M1A1 Sub Machine Gun from Hudson.

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 historical significance.

The Thompson Submachine Gun was
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