Hungarian Weapons - FegArmy FEG Pistols
|Type: recoil operated steel frame automatic pistol|
Manufactured by FegArmy Kft, Budapest, 1994-2004
Approx. 900 imported into the USA
Caliber: 9mm Browning Short (.380 ACP)
Length overall: 174mm [6.85"]
Barrel: 101mm [3.98"] 6 rifling, hard-chromed inside and outside
Weight: unloaded 700g, loaded 840g
Magazine: 15-round (and 10 round) double-row detachable box, hardened steel
Steel slide, steel frame, (aluminum frame was also made), DA/SA.
The pistol is equipped with an external hammer with a safety rest to avoid accidental discharge. The firing mechanism, flying firing pin and the rotating safety latch are incorporated in the slide. The double action firing mechanism allows the cocked hammer to be released, whith round in the chamber. The safety mechanism allows safe loading of the latched pistol. The top of the slide rib is knurled to improve quick targeting.
Approx 500 B9R pistols were imported and sold by InterArms in 1994. The import ban of high capacity magazines stopped the importation. InterArms went
out of business in 1999.
Approx 200 B9R pistols were imported and sold by Century Arms in 2001. These came with factory 10 round mags to comply with the 1994 ban.
Approx 200 B9R pistols were imported and sold by Century Arms in 2004. These came with a factory 15 round plus a 10 round magazine.
A small number (at least 300) of B9R pistols were also imported with the "Turkce Polis" [Turkish Police] Contract markings. Imported and sold by the now defunct SSME.
Serial numbers appear to be 7 digits.
Standard FEG B9R 9205309 - 9205605
Turkce Polis B9R 9210089 - 9210394
Please report B9R serials to update these serial ranges.