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Swiss Arms
Swiss Arms
AG is a Swiss manufacturer of armaments. It was known as SIG Arms AG before 2000 when it was acquired by the German investors Michael Lüke and Thomas Ortmeier from parent company Schweizerische Industrie Gesellschaft (SIG). The Castelli Moser family from Lugano owns 20% of the factory.[1][2]

Contents

1 History 2 Products 3 See also 4 References 5 External links

History[edit] Swiss Arms
Swiss Arms
was created in 2000 when all of the firearms divisions of SIG were sold. The firearms companies created from this were SIG Sauer GmbH (Ekenforde, Germany); SIG Sauer, Inc. (New Hampshire, USA); and SAN Swiss Arms
Swiss Arms
(Neuhausen am Rheinfall).[2] Prior to that, a long and rich history exists under SIG. Products[edit]

Swiss Arms
Swiss Arms
SG550

Rifles

SG 550 line of assault rifles (also includes the SG 551, SG 552 Commando carbines, the SG 553 and various semi-automatic sporting variants). The SG 550 is the standard service rifle of the Swiss Armed Forces and has been exported to several other countries in limited numbers.[3]

Grenade launchers

GLG 40 and GL 5040/5140

Pellet rifles

TG-1

See also[edit]

Companies portal

References[edit]

^ Grässlin, Jürgen; Harrich, Daniel; Harrich-Zandberg, Danuta (28 September 2015). Netzwerk des Todes: Die kriminellen Verflechtungen von Waffenindustrie und Behörden (in German). Heyne Verlag. pp. 18–19. ISBN 978-3-641-18226-7.  ^ a b "San Swiss Arms
Swiss Arms
Chonicle". swissarms.ch. Retrieved 27 February 2017.  ^ "The SIG SG550". biggerhammer.net/. Retrieved 27 February 2017. 

External links[edit]

www.swissarms.ch — official site

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Swiss Arms
Swiss Arms
firearms

Precision Rifle

SG751

Assault Rifle

SG550/PE90 SG551/Swat SG553 SG553R

Short Barrel Rifle

SG553AL

Pistol

SG553P

Grenade Launcher

SIG Grenade Launcher

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