It is also known under the designations MP 43 and MP 44 (Maschinenpistole 43, Maschinenpistole 44 respectively) and is considered the world's first modern assault rifle The StG 44 was the first successful and widely produced design to use a new shorter cartridge, which permitted controllable automatic fire from a weapon more compact than a battle rifle, coupled with the recognition that most aimed rifle fire in combat situations did not exceed a few hundred meters By all accounts, the StG 44 fulfilled its role effectively, particularly on the Eastern Front, offering a greatly increased volume of fire compared to standard infantry rifles. However, it came too late to have a significant effect on the outcome of the war. Its lasting effect was its major impact on modern infantry small arms development, giving rise to an entire class of weapons using the name assault rifle Our Non-Firing Model Replica features all metal and wood construction with a removable magazine and functional trigger and bolt. Manufactured by dedicated craftsmen at Denix in Spain. NOTE: DENIX REPLICA FIREARMS ARE NON-FIRING AND CANNOT BE MODIFIED TO FIRE.Federal Law requires Blaze Orange Tips on all post-1898 Replica Guns: DO NOT, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES remove, alter, obscure, or otherwise change the appearance of the colored tip at the barrel end of the replica gun Non-Firing Replica Guns and Models Non-firing Replica Guns should ONLY be used in the home as scale model displays, as collector's items, or for theatrical or training purposes. They should ALWAYS be used under the supervision of a responsible adult. They should NEVER be carried on the street, pointed at anyone, hidden on your person, or left carelessly in your car DO NOT leave them where they are accessible to unsupervised children or irresponsible adults. DO NOT let children play with these items.
DO NOT point these items at other people, even as a joke. It could cause alarm or be seen as a threat, with serious or even deadly consequences. AVOID excessive dry-firing as this may cause breakage. To avoid mechanical failures, keep them clean and lightly lubricated. PLEASE CHECK LOCAL LAWS PRIOR TO ORDERING.The item "StG 44 German Sturmgewehr Storm Rifle Submachine Gun WWII Denix Replica" is in sale since Monday, July 15, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Reproductions\Germany". The seller is "nsavchyn1980" and is located in Fairless Hills, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States.