hand weapon

hand weapon

[′hand ‚wep·ən]
(ordnance)
A weapon, such as a pistol, knife, or sword, used by one hand. Also known as hand arm.
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Slotted neatly m the quad rail is a non-reciprocating charging handle used to charge, clear the chamber, or execute a forward-assist while keeping your eyes on target and retaining master hand weapon control.
However, back in the 60's and into the early 70's, Security Police and their predecessors were taught to fire from different positions using the hand weapon (.
He was also carrying a black Glock holstered on his right hip, and a yellow hand weapon on his left hip--probably a Taser.
The 28-year-old had been walking past a pub when he was confronted by a man wearing the hand weapon.
From 1640 a production of muskets and other hand weapon was founded.
Apart from its effectiveness long range, it is a hand to hand weapon as well.
Joseph O'Hare, then president of Fordham University in New York, to ask in a widely publicized sermon: "Can we hand weapons to butchers and remain unstained by the blood of their innocent victims?
If the Europeans hand weapons, Europe's background will become terrorist and Europe will pay the price for this," Assad told a press talk with Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung newspaper to be published tomorrow.
569 hand weapons, 1,702 firearms and 20,000 rounds of ammunition.
However frustration is mounting in London and Paris that diplomacy has failed to end the conflict and both capitals have voiced readiness to break ranks with their European partners and hand weapons to the Syrian rebels if the EU embargo is not lifted.
This unique opportunity has A-1 license from FFL, FDLE and NIX, second hand weapons dealer, ability to teach and issue concealed weapons permit.
Hassn Mujali, a law professor, who calls murder a strain on society, says the spike is also due to an increase in firearms and hand weapons, as well as poor judicial procedures and corruption in the judiciary.