Problems with the walther p1 and then sourced original photos from issues of guns & ammo dating all the way the walther p38 was the first true double. Pistols of the german wehrmacht contact: [email protected] germany p08 the production started 1939 at walther and at mauser and spreewerke 1942 technical data. Walther p1 pros & cons: the grip angle is a little too close to vertical for many shooters (luger is best bar none, glock a great compromise. The walther p38 (originally written walther p38) is a 9 mm semi-automatic pistol that was developed by carl walther gmbh as the service pistol of the wehrmacht at the beginning of world war. Greetings i have a walther pp for sale, and i have a guy who wants to buy it, but he won't buy it unless i can prove that it is war time pistols are not my strong point, so i need help.
Hello i bought a german army surplus walther p1 on friday i have since tried to find a website that has some good info in regard to serial numbers. Walther p-38 pistol by ltc joel johnston (ret), us army ordnance corps p-38 byf 44 (mauser 1944) matching numbers, original finish, non-import. Everything about the walther p38 and walther p5 history the p38 p38 variations.
Spreewerk cyq very early gun serial number 21 cyq 2nd variation with e/359 small parts serial number range 50-500 - 208 cyq 3rd variation with rare e/18 accepted locking block- (seven. Information, photos, references, and trivia on the ww2 walther p38 and post-war p38 pistol p38 surplus, p1 surplus, p38 commercial, and p4 surplus guns. Hi i have a manurhin p1 pistol it has a chrome slide and a chrome frame i was recently shooting in my backyard and realized that the slide had been cracked at the weekest part do you know.
How to find where a walther gun was made by the serial number by hannah ardeb while you can find out about a weapon's origins is through law enforcement channels. Walther and luger were the handgun providers to the german army how to identify a walther p38 in 1957, walther manufactured a similar pistol, called the p1. I am aware these guns were made after 1952, but can someone direct me to a link for serial number dates or have a book manurhin pp (walther pp) french pistol in guns world thanks in advance.
Rws weiss 4mm conversion kit for walther p38 pistol email price: $39500 description: canadian military handguns 1855-1985 by clive m law:. Walther manufacture walther manufactured magazines marked “ac” are considered by most to be field replacement magazines walther magazines through early 1942. Find great deals on ebay for walther p38 parts shop with confidence.
The german-made walther 9mm p38s and the later postwar p1 versions are some of the most commonly encountered foreign-made handguns in the us dating back to. British 50 cal 5 shot transitional pistol, dating early 1840: wow, this is one rare piece - a superb example of an early percussion cap transitional revolver. Proofmarks on my walther p-38 discussion in 'the wonderwhippet let me know please if you receive more info on the walther thanks reinhard last edited: jul.