Gun Report

CZ Model 52 7.62x25mm

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Despite slightly crude appearances, this pistol was highly sophisticated and innovative.

CZ Model 52 7.62x25mm

Gun Details

Manufacturer
Model Name
Model Number
Home Defense
Surplus/Collectible
Recreational
Price
Caliber/Gauge
Caliber Plus Cartridge
Capacity
Weight Unloaded
Warranty
Overall Length
Barrel Length
Sight Radius
Overall Height
Front Strap Height
Back Strap Height
Maximum Width
Grip Thickness Max
Grip Circumference Max
Frame Material
Barrel Material
Grip Material
Trigger Pull Single
Trigger Pull Double
Trigger Span Single
Trigger Span Double

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Well suited for cocked carry, the CZs safety, shown here in the Fire position, also acted as a decocker. Rear sight was a lot lower here than on the Tokarev copies.
A glance inside the CZ-52s slide reveals the rollers, locked into the slide.
A tug downward on the serrated buttons on each side of the trigger guard (arrow) gives instant separation of slide and frame.

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