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    PRODUCT RECALL for WALTHER CCP in 9 mm Luger

    We have to inform you about an important issue concerning the WALTHER pistol model CCP

    On the basis of customer complaints and subsequent in-house quality controls, we have established that under certain circumstances there can be an accident risk associated with Walther CCP pistol models. The pistol can discharge unintentionally when the loaded gun is dropped and lands in a certain position (irrespective of whether the manual safety has been engaged or not).

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    Posted on: 28. March 2017 

  • New WALTHER PPQ M2 9mmx19 Duty Pistol for the Taiwan Police

    After an extensive selection procedure for a new duty pistol for the “National Police Agency” (NPA) in Taiwan the manufacturer CARL WALTHER GMBH from Ulm/Germany has awarded the contract for 49,600 pieces duty pistols in November 2015. The first partial delivery will be made in summer 2016.

    Posted on: 23. November 2015|Download PDF

  • WALTHER P99Q for Estonian Police

    The first partial delivery of new Walther pistols model P99Q was already supplied to the
    „Estonian Police and Border Guard Board“ at the end of February. The Estonians equip
    their officers with the Ulm pistol which came out as winner in the course of an Europe-wide

    After extensive tests the Estonian Police could be convinced of the quality, accuracy and
    user friendliness of the Walther P99Q. We are very pleased that we have been able to
    acquire a further important customerin the law enforcement sector.

    Posted on: 09. April 2014|Download PDF

  • The new Hämmerli AP20 „PRO“

    Following last year’s highly successful launch of the HÄMMERLI AP20 for gun clubs,
    Walther has introduced the PRO version, a low-cost match air pistol for price-conscious
    target shooters. The AP20 PRO takes advantage of Walther’s modular system by
    incorporating proven components from the top-of-the-line LP400. The AP20 is
    recommended by the German Shooting Federation (DSB), which recently named Walther
    an official partner (the Hämmerli brand belongs to the Walther corporate group).

    Posted on: 12. December 2013|Download PDF

  • HÄMMERLI Match Air Pistol „AP20“

    Hämmerli sporting arms are known for their functionality, longevity and modern design. In
    addition, they offer excellent value for money. The AP20 permits a large range of custom
    variations and weighs only 900 g, making it the ideal air pistol for beginners, young people,
    target clubs and ambitious recreational shooters. Important components like the grip,
    trigger, barrel and sight are the same as in a full-fledged match air pistol - made by Carl
    Walther, Ulm.

    Posted on: 26. March 2013|Download PDF

  • Walther LG400 Competition Sport

    The best-selling LG400 Competition, now equipped with a new SPORT match diopter with
    swivel movement, comes at an even better price.

    Posted on: 26. March 2013|Download PDF

  • Walther LG400 with wooden stock for free-rifle competitions

    The popular Walther LG400 is now available with a wooden shaft.

    Posted on: 26. March 2013|Download PDF

  • Walther LG400 with wooden stock for bench rest shooting

    The popular Walther LG400 is now available with a wooden stock for bench rest shooting.

    Posted on: 26. March 2013|Download PDF

  • CARL WALTHER GmbH announce the market launch of the new PPX

    WALTHER’s new PPX Pistol meets this challenge in every respect.
    The PPX is a hammer fired polymer pistol with bobbed hammer which sits flush with the back of
    the slide. The pistol’s constant action trigger is pre-cocked, offering a 29 Newton trigger pull at
    7 mm trigger travel. Perfect fit and ergonomics of the pistol grip together with constant trigger
    action for any round fired provide fast and precise shooting.

    Posted on: 25. March 2013|Download PDF

  • WALTHER PPK/S .22LR Cal. Made in Germany

    The legendary WALTHER PPK/S will be re-continued in Germany for the first time since 1989 now
    in .22LR caliber. The ongoing large demand for this classic cult pistol in the USA led the Ulm
    based company to ramp up production in Germany again.

    Posted on: 25. March 2013|Download PDF

  • WALTHER – A German Success Story

    This book, available in two volumes, was conceived to celebrate the 125-year anniversary
    of the firm Carl Walther GmbH. This successful German company had its beginnings in the
    19th century in, what was then, the town of Zella St. Blasii (Thuringia), as a gunsmith

    Posted on: 25. March 2013|Download PDF

  • WALTHER P99Q large-scale order from the Netherlands

    In the course of an Europe-wide tender for the new armament the Dutch Police has decided in favour of the traditional manufacturer WALTHER. Once again Walther was able to prevail convincingly against the competition and awarded the contract with an order volume of 45,000 pistols for the WALTHER P99 Q NL.

    Posted on: 28. November 2012|Download PDF

  • WALTHER – more service for customers

    Customer service has top priority and therefore it is consequent that WALTHER has strengthened the service to the customers i. e. sport shooters by a new employee. As of now Mr. Bernhard Knäble heads as sport director the service team around Sven Martini, Christian Bauer and Jürgen Billharz in order to support the national and international top marksmen. This position has been newly created at the company Walther.

    Posted on: 24. July 2012|Download PDF

  • WALTHER introduces new P22 pistol with integrated laser

    WALTHER today announced a new version of the popular P22 pistol with an integrated laser sight. Combining reliable performance with an advanced sighting device, the new P22 is designed especially for shooters seeking a versatile, well-rounded .22 LR pistol.

    Posted on: 08. March 2012|Download PDF

  • The Finland Police chooses the WALTHER P99Q

    Fortunately, the company CARL WALTHER GMBH is able to report a further important success in the Law Enforcement business. In the course of an Europe-wide tender for the supply of pistols for the Finnish police, border guard, and customs WALTHER awarded the contract for a maximum order volume of 7.800 pistols.

    Posted on: 08. March 2012|Download PDF

  • Sonja Pfeilschifter with WALTHER "Ready for London"

    As one of the best shooters Sonja Pfeilschifter is renowned far beyond Germany’s border. As multiple Olympic athlete the „DSB shooter of the year” (German Shooting Federation) relies on sporting rifles from Walther.

    Posted on: 08. March 2012|Download PDF