The number of products newly introduced by UMAREX at the IWA 2017 has reached a new record with over 200. Here some highlights showecased at the trade fair.
WALTHER PPQ M2 CO2-pistol as T4E variant in caliber .43
The WALTHER PPQ M2 is now available as a T4E model in .43 caliber. This is the first handgun of the “Training 4 Engagement” segment which attempts to provide inexpensive and safe training devices for law enforcement purposes.
To that end, size and handling are virtually identical to a live firearm. Some of the technical details:
- Rackable metal slide
- Magazine release button interchangeable from left to right
- Identical to Walther PPQ M2
- Fits PPQ M2 holster
- Adjustable rear sight
- CO2 blowback mechanism
Here you can see the new product innovations from UMAREX in the defense area:
Legends MP-German, a CO2 recreation of the MP40
The UMAREX “Legends” series recreates iconic firearms as a toy, thus enabling customers that are either by law or due to financial reasons not able to purchase an original to own a piece of history. The “MP German” is a faithful recreation of the MP40 in either BB-caliber or as a 6mm airsoft.
In addition, UMAREX unveils new special editions of their CO2 powered Colt SAA „peacemaker“ revolver. The Colt revolver was presented in an NRA special edition and other versions.
In the field of CO2 weapons, UMAREX also presented new special designs of the Colt SAA (Single Action Army) revolver, the popular "Peacemaker". The CO2 colt was presented in a NRA special edition at the IWA 2017. Furthermore the Peacemaker is available in different colors and handles.
The Tactical Guard Series LED flashlights
UMAREX also adds significantly to their gear series. The manufacturer showcased five new tactictical flashlights from the new Tactical Guard Series that are waterproof according to the IPX8 standard (45ft water depth) as well as the more strict ANSI standard.
Their tactical knives also recieved a makeover. They now come with an adjustable pivot pin to assure a reliable folding function.
An additional trio of flashlights has been presented at the IWA under the Walther Pro brand. Each of the lamps is unique in its own way: the four colors PL75mc, the UV5 with ultraviolet beam and the XL8000 with an amazing output of 4500 lumen.
Bows and crossbows
UMAREX invests strongly in the field of archery, too and has expanded their product lines this spring. One of the noteworthy additions is the EK Accelerator 370 with a unique crossbow design and picatinny rails. If you are looking for accessories, UMAREX carries those, too.
Umarex presented the Gauntlet PCP air rifle at the 2017 SHOT Show, a short review of the article can be found here.