Constructed of steel, this pistol features a manual safety, a grip safety, and a magazine safety. A modification of the 200 model using an external hammer with no grip safety. This spanish pistol was originally developed for the spanish prison service. Since approximately 1927, spanish law has required that every firearm manufactured in spain be submitted to the eibar proof house for testing prior to being released for sale. In the 1920s and 30s, civil war in china drove a huge market in arms, but international treaty had prohibited the importation of military. I am very happy with my astra purchase and will be keeping the pistol. Free gun manuals adobe pdf downloads vintage gun leather. If you have disassembly questions this should help. Sep 24, 2012 the astra model 1921 400 and its close cousins, the 300 and the 60043, are among the best of 20th century combat handguns. Astra a100 cleaned and restored manual8 page 5x8 manual loading, firing, field stripping, reassembly, cleaning, exploded parts breakdownprinted with cardstock cover comb bound check out my other items.
Order astra 200 firecat parts with numrich gun parts. Powered by ebay turbo lister the free listing tool. The pistol has both grip and manual safeties, and a magazine disconnect. The manual safety button was behind the trigger guard and it also had a. I still think it is kinda neat as an addition to my pocket gun collection. The magazine shows minimal wear with a spot of erosion on the front surface. Spain has a fairly long history of building military and police service pistols for home consumption. I might have lost the sound on it but i go slow since this. We are not affiliated with any arms or gun manufacturer. The astra modelo 400 was a spanish service pistol produced by weapons manufacturer astra unceta y cia sa. This very successful pistol was sold to several other countries and remained in production until 1941 in a variety of calibers. Basic walther double action with the addition of a thumb operated slide stop lever. First based off eibar, the stronghold of the basque arms industry, the company moved in 19 to guernica. Astra 400 service pistol, a great collectible squirt gun.
This cartridge was introduced in the united states along with the browningdesigned, colt manufactured vest pocket pistol. Seems to be a really well made little pocket pistol. May 26, 2011 clean and maintain your astra model 300 yourself. This automatic pistols assemblydisassembly download makes it simple, thanks to author j. Sep 28, 2016 the astra 900 was a pistol developed to take advantage of a large chinese demand for semiauto pistols with shoulder stocks, following on the massive sales of the mauser c96 broomhandle in that country. The model 700 special was an attempt by astra to piggyback on the popularity of the fn model 1910 automatic pistol. Astra took their model 100 a renamed ruby pistol of wwi lineage and changed the styling to resemble the fn gun, including adding a rotating mainspring cap around the barrel, as the 1910 used. It has three safeties, lever, grip, and mag along with a loaded chamber indicator. Astra submitted their model 400 and, after trials ending in 1921, it was adopted as the model 1921 army service pistol. This gun was manufactured in spain by astra unceta y cia. In 1954 astraunceta y cia, one of spains premier handgun factories, replaced its model 200 firecat, a model 1906 copy with the model 2000 cub.
It has a 2 inch barrel and smooth grip imitation pearl grip panels. The spanish astra 400 pistol, chambered in 9 mm largo, could also handle other 9 mm cartridges. The design was adopted by spanish military and police forces, but they were also used by the germans. Woods expertise, stepbystep instructions and crisp photography. My father, this very evening, unveiled a sterling piece of family history. The flat steel floorplate is marked astra and is in excellent overall condition. Astra model a100 semi automatic pistol 9mm 40sw 45acp gun. Astra model 300 assemblydisassembly instructions download. This video is over a little gun i purchased in august at a gun show for 100 dollars. Astra gun barrels, astra gun recoil springs,astra gun parts, astra recoil springs, astra. The astra 600 was a spanish semiautomatic pistol used during world war ii by the wehrmacht. All matching including original box which is a labeled firearms international corp and includes the manual, orig. All of eaas online manuals are in adobes pdf format.
New reprint restored and digitally enhanced from a nice original. A more compact pistol, the astra model 300, was intended for navy and air force use. Astra pistols 300, 400 and 600, safety tips hubpages. We have parts, accessories and more for your firearm needs. I found the date code under the left grip along with the firing proof. Get the best deals on astra gun manuals when you shop the largest online selection at. Gun manual for nearly every firearm on the planet ebooks pdf free download links. This astra model 200 is a 6 shot stainless steel semiauto pistol in. Browse all new and used astra pistols for sale and buy with confidence from guns. Astra model a80 pistol manual20 pages about 5 x 8 glossy softcover in full color. No reserve heres an astra model 200 firecat vestpocket semiautomatic pistol. Jul 15, 2009 astra model 2000 cub along with copying the model 1906, spanish manufacturers made.
Gun manual for nearly every firearm on the planet ebooks pdf. Providing parts since 1950, numrich gun parts has the astra 400 9mm parts, accessories and more that you need. They dont look the part, but theyre almost as fast into action as the colt browning m1911, safer in some respects than the glocks and adequately powered by common military and police standards. Well made spanish pistol of the post world war ii period by unceta y compania. Astra unceta y cia was a spanish weapons manufacturer founded on july 17, 1908 under the name esperanza y unceta by juan esperanza and pedro unceta. Astra 200, firecat in usa, produ ce d by 1920 to 1966. In overall very good condition it comes as is in its original box with owners manual, cleaning rod and one 6 round magazine. Trick out or upgrade your firearm with the largest gun parts selection at. Gun manual for nearly every firearm on the planet ebooks. To facilitate the cleaning and reoiling of the pistol model 2000, the disassembly has been very much simplified as can be realized by the following instructions. This astra retains 99% b for sale by dgsguns on gunsamerica 958673896. If you have adobes acrobat reader then just download the manual you want. Astra constable gun parts, astra gun magaziens, astra gun clips, astra gun grips, astra military magazines, astra spanish pistol parts, astra gun spring kits, astra obsolete gun parts.531 480 1334 702 1415 1038 920 1315 1495 564 363 1013 408 1013 1352 38 978 209 36 122 946 533 1263 398 644 622 145 1335 1472 1138 249 873 139 610 1078