The slim profile, push button magazine release, smooth trigger pull and Carl Walther signature ergonomics deliver the featur... A self-defense handgun does no good if it is miles away when you need it. The PPS is a concealed carry firearm that is slim, light and comfortable to wear all day long. By ordering from this listing, you certify that you understand and agree to these terms.We prefer you ask by e-mail so we will have time to pull items before answering, or check with the owner if they are consignment pieces. If you don't have e-mail click here for telephone contact information.Parabellum P08 pistols were originally manufactured by Deutsche Waffen- und Munitionsfabriken (DWM), a subsidiary of Loewe, starting in 1900; the German state armory in Erfurt also produced them to supplement DWM's numbers.During WW1, Parabellum P08 pistols were prized souvenirs among Allied soldiers.Those factors were: cost, reliability, and fewer parts.
Walther thought first that they simply needed to enlarge the dimensions of the PP in order to have a successful 9mm Parabellum design.
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Fritz Walther knew at once that only a design in 9mm Parabellum would be successful.
He also decided that the design and construction of the new pistol would have to improve upon the negative factors of the P08 Luger.