What does the K stand for in Walther PPK?
The K stands for Kriminal, but to more correct, I suppose that Walther’s description is for Kriminalmodell.
Does the PPK s have a Decocker?
It has a safety / decocker. When you rack a round while the safety is on the hammer drops as the slide goes forward.
Is a Walther PPK a good gun?
The fit and finish of the Walther PPK are excellent. The hand fit is good, and while a large hand may be a little cramped, the pistol fits most of us well. The 7-round magazines are of high quality, and the magazine release is positive.
What are the serial numbers of the Walther PPK?
Serial numbers: 270100K – 424619K The Walther PPK for the Wehrmacht was split in 3 major variations, according to the army acceptance and finish. 1st Variation(Highpolish-Finish with Army Acceptance E/359; approx. 3.500 pieces) Characteristics: Legend: Walther-Banner Waffenfabrik Walther Zella Mehlis (Thür)
What kind of ACP does the Walther PPK have?
To fill the need for performance in a concealable package, Walther broke the mold of pocket pistols and full-size military pistols to bring undercover officers a more-practical and reliable option, the PPK. It is chambered in.380 ACP, the PPK provides all the power needed in a self-defense pistol without sacrificing on critical functionalities.
What’s the difference between a Walther PPK and a Kriminal?
The Walther PPK (Polizei Pistole Kriminal) was produced since 1930. It was developed for a hidden carriage. The engineers from Walther reduced the length, width and weight. The main difference to the PP is the frame with no back strap. this function was integrated in a single molded Grip.
When was the Walther PPK hidden carriage made?
Serialnumbers / Year of production The Walther PPK (Polizei Pistole Kriminal) was produced since 1930. It was developed for a hidden carriage. The engineers from Walther reduced the length, width and weight.