What is the difference between a Walther PPK and a Walther PPK S?
The difference is in the length of the grip. The PPK/S is slightly longer in the grip than the PPK. The PPK hold 6 shells and the PPK/S holds 7. The PPK/S also comes with a magazine that has a finger rest on the bottom of it, it also has a flat bottomed magazine with it also.
When was the Walther PPK made?
The PPK/s was first manufactured in the United States in 1978 by Ranger Manufacturing in Gadsen, Alabama. Today the PPK and the PPK/s are both manufactured with the . 380 ACP or 9mm Short standard.
Did the CIA use Walther PPK?
32 Walther PPK (“the American CIA swears by them”). Bond has been identified with the PPK ever since (even though in some of the later movies he carried a different Walther model pistol). In 1968, the US passed the Gun Control Act, which set specific size and weight requirements for any pistol imported into the US.
Where is the serial number on a Walther P38?
The serial number can be located in any one of several places on the gun, depending on which gun you possess. It may be on the frame of the gun, above the trigger guard or on the grip. On Walther pistols, the serial number will generally be located on the left-hand side of the slider.
What was the serial number of the Walther book?
Regards, Nick. Small correction to number sequence, in March 1970 I bought a 35D/L serial number 396394, so would suggest number 400000 to be late 1970/early 71. This is what forums are all about.This is very important information.
Do you have to be FFL to buy Walther PPKs parts?
CT buyers must be FFL holders. Cannot be shipped to NYC. CT buyers must be FFL holders. Cannot be shipped to NYC. Shipment prohibited outside USA. Shipment prohibited outside USA. CT buyers must be FFL holder. Please contact Customer Service. CT buyers must be FFL holder.
What kind of recoil spring does Walther PPKs use?
Recoil Spring, .32 Cal., New Recoil Spring, .380 Cal., New Style, 78.5mm (3.0905″) x 1.34mm (.053″) Wire Dia CT buyers must be FFL holders. Cannot be shipped to NYC. CT buyers must be FFL holders. Cannot be shipped to NYC. Shipment prohibited outside USA. Shipment prohibited outside USA. CT buyers must be FFL holder.