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Walther arms

Walther arms
Company nameCarl Walther GmbH
Company typeGesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung (GmbH)
FoundedFounded 1886 in Zella-Mehlis; Factory destroyed in World War II; New corporation founded in 1953 in Ulm
HeadquartersUlm and Arnsberg
Key peopleCarl Walther, Fritz Walther
ProductsFirearms, weapons

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Carl Walther GmbH Sportwaffen or Walther is a German arms manufacturer. For more than 100 years, Walther made major breakthroughs in the development of pistols. Some are legendary, like the PPK and the P99 - both pistols carried by the fictional character James Bond - and the P38, the standard-issue sidearm of the German military in World War II.

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