Verney-Carron Flash Ball Dual Barrel Less-Lethal Pistol

    French firm Verney-Carron manufacture a nifty dual barrel less-lethal pistol called the Flash Ball.

    Flash Ball Super Pro (Old Wood/Steel Model)

    The gun fires 44mm less-lethal balls. The company claims they contain 20% less energy at 7 meters than a .38 Special. The company has also developed a round which deploys seven CS cartridges in the air to create a cloud of CS gas covering an area of 400 meters^2.

    Flash Ball Super Pro (New Polymer/Steel Model)
    Flash Ball Compact (Lightweight Composite Model)

    This gun cries out to be rechambered 40mm grenades!

    [ Many thanks to Sven (Defence and Freedom) for emailing me the the info. ]

    Steve Johnson

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