Thompson Military Airsoft Spring Rifle
DetailsThompson M1A1 Military Airsoft Spring Rifle 43700
- Velocity: 300 FPS (0.12g BB) / Range 100-110 Feet
- Barrel Length: 14.5 Inches / 37 cm
- Magazine Capacity: 100 Rounds
- Plastic Receiver
- Multi-Rail System
- Fixed Hop Up System
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In general, all real steel Tommy guns may be described as a select-fire, delayed blowback or simply blowback (M1) operated firearms. All real steel tommy guns featured all-steel, high quality construction. Barrels are partially ribbed for better cooling.
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 "TSMG", the "Tommy Gun", the "Trench Broom", the "Trench Sweeper", the "Chicago Piano", the "Chicago Typewriter", and the "Chopper".
The Thompson was favored by soldiers, criminals and police 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.
This airsoft gun is not to be misrepresented as a real firearm or gun that is manufactured by Auto-Ordnance Company and is merely an airsoft gun that fires 6mm pellets. The manufacturer of this airsoft gun is SoftAir.