Go Back   Weapons Forum > Weapons > General Discussion

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-14-2013, 09:54 AM   #1 (permalink)
Anthony Appleyard's Avatar

Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 63
Default Coilguns


This link (Pskov 1100. True coilgun pistol from Russia.) seems to show a Russian working reasonable-sized electromagnetic-coil-powered handgun called the Pskov 1100. I do not know whether the article is advertisory or neutrally descriptive.

The Russian-language version Google-translates as:-

"Electromagnetic gun weighs 1155 grams and is powered by six ordinary
Ni-Cd AA battery located in the handle.
Iron bullet has a diameter of 5 mm and a length of 25 mm and weighs 2.75 g
Muzzle velocity of 33 m / s . The kinetic energy of 1.5 joules.
DC converter charging capacitor to 800V .
Peak coil current is 400A .
Batteries can do 50 shots per charge.
The time between shots is 25 seconds. The shot is fired silently.
Energy of the bullet is enough to break the usual bottle or punch
the bottom of a tin can , but not enough to break a bottle of champagne .
Magazine capacity 8 rounds ."
Anthony Appleyard is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2013, 10:07 AM   #2 (permalink)
Full Access Member

Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: florida
Age: 69
Posts: 6,132

We have have them for years. Full auto BB guns. The Russians are good at making great guns. This one my be for in space protection.
kwo51 is offline   Reply With Quote


pskov 1100.

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On