Dangerous mimicry: sales of smartphone styled as a smartphone started in the States
At first there was a knife-credit card, and now the pistol-mobile phone has appeared! In the United States started selling a gun, stylized as a smartphone. The novelty caused a big stir, its cost was $ 500 (a little more than 31 thousand rubles).
The United States is the world leader in the number of firearms in the hands of the population. The market here has long been formed, and the local consumer is difficult to surprise. But this novelty is special. When folded, this gun is indistinguishable from a smartphone, but with the help of a simple movement it turns into a real weapon.
"Pistol-smartphone" looks little different from the phone
The dual-charged smartphone pistol is a classic .380 Double Deringer caliber. The manufacturer guarantees comfortable and hidden wearing.The novelty has a lot of opponents: experts fear that such pistols can be used not for self-defense, but for attack.
Ready to ship "guns-smartphones"
The prototype of this unusual firearm was presented in 2016 by the head of Ideal Conceal, Kirk Chelberg.
After 2 years, the company serially manufactured several hundred cell phone pistol and began to send the first copies of the weapon to those who made the pre-order. As for the full-scale production, it should start before the end of the current year, and then the cell phone pistol will be available in American weapons stores for everyone. Also in the near future, buyers will be able to purchase a special holster for their “pistol-smartphones”.
Shooting from a pistol-smartphone
Novel gun does not contradict US law. But on the territory of the Russian Federation the circulation of firearms, which has a form that imitates other objects, is prohibited (Federal Law of 13.12.1996 N 150-ФЗ).