Deactivated Hotchkiss Universal submachine gun

Deactivated Hotchkiss Universal submachine gun

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This is a Hotchkiss "Universal" submachine gun. This gun folds up into a very compact unit, this made it perfect for airborne troops and confined spaces such as armoured vehicles or helicopters. A very clever and unique design concept. It was only in production from 1949 to 1952 with only very small units produced. This example is number 1561 and has its original factory finish and comes fitted with a canvas leather sling.

Deactivated current specifications with a tensioned cocking lever and trigger that return under spring tension.

This item is available for purchase but, is currently at the proof house being certificated.

To order Call 01547 529093 or 05603 416575 or email

Product Code: DEAO7