Top 7 Arms for Civilians by Ordnance Factory Board India

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Top 7 Arms for Civilians by Ordnance Factory Board India

Ordnance Factories Board(OFB),consisting of Indian Ordnance Factories ,is an Industrial organisation,functioning under the Department of Defence Production of Ministry of Defence,Government of India.It is engaged in research,development,production,testing,marketing and logistics of a comprehensive product range in the areas of land,air and sea systems.

OFB is the world’s largest government operated production organisation and the oldest organisation run by the Government of India.It is often called “Fourth Arm of defence”, and the “Force Behind the Armed Forces” of India.

OFB supplied various number of products varies from small arms to missiles,rockets,bombs,grenades,military vehicles,armoured vehicles,chemicals,optical devices,parachutes,mortars,artillery pieces plus all associated ammunition,propellants,explosives and fuzes.

Also Check:How To Buy Civilian Arms From Ordnance Factory Board India? Procedure,Details

For civilians the Ordnance factories Board provides following Products

Top 7 Arms for Civilians by Ordnance Factory Board India

1)IOF .22 revolver

The IOF .22 revolver is a .22 calibre revolver made by the Indian Ordnance Factory.The revolvers magazine capacity is 8 rounds.The IOF .22 has single-action,double action, and both trigger modes.civil1

The revolver weighs around 380 gms and has a barrel length of 66 mm.With wooden grip and Floating Pin Firing the revolver has range of 20 metres.It is 187 mm long and 116 mm wide.

Also Check:List of Documents,Proofs and IDs Required to Buy Civilian Arms from Odnance Factory Boards

2)IOF .32 Revolver (7.65 mm X 23)

IOF .32 Revolver is a 6-shot handgun designed and manufactured by OFB in India.The gun is meant for short range.It is a ‘Break Action’ self-extracting revolver and uses the .32 Smith & Wesson Long(7.65 mm X 23 mm) cartridge.This is double action revolver with the barrel length of 76.2 mm.

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This revolver is  light weight,easy to handle and suitable for personal safety.The accuracy aimed at high standard.During non-functioning of weapon,springs are not under fatigue because of its high durability.

12 Comments
  1. I am pursuing bsc biochemistry final year from Rvs college, Coimbatore. I was much interested in joining ordnance factory. how to join & eligibility of Indian ordnance factory. Thank you.

    • Hi Diwakar
      You can join ordnance Factory by direct recruitment process.Applications are invited for this process on regular basis or when vacancies arises.So You can join by filling the vacancies.The requirement and Eligibility criteria will be displayed on that particular vacancy’s Advertisement.Basic criteria is 12th passed /Graduation.
      If you want to know anything else please let me know.

  2. good weapon

  3. Hi
    Does ofb also manufactures automatic pistols for sale to public

    • NO.Semi auto pistols are for public consumption .

      • Reply
        Musixunny Worldwide August 13, 2017 at 7:51 pm

        Dear Anil Sinha Sir,

        I’m pleased with your generosity of guidance towards the people. I’m a teacher by work and an actor/ producer of short films & music. Could u kindly guide me to get an exact nonfunctional & legal replica of a Magnum or any other magazine pistol for film shooting purposes, in Kolkata?

        My whatsapp number is 9051965107. You may kindly text me over there. I might need your help regarding this, since I have absolutely no idea. I’d be honored to keep in touch with you.

  4. I want buy 9mm glock pistol in india plzz give me best suggestions 9729942415

  5. how to buy British made .22 bore revolber

  6. how to buy British made .22 bore revolver

    • You to spend a fortune . These are generally available in Arms shop in Kanpur or Kolkata . Second hand stuff.Price will be anything around 1 to 1.5 lakhs.But beware , there is a racket of local arms being stamped with reputed foreign brands.

      • Reply
        Musixunny Worldwide August 13, 2017 at 7:41 pm

        Sir,
        I’m an actor/ producer of short films & music. Could u kindly guide me to get an exact replica of a Magnum or any other magazine pistol for film shooting purposes, in Kolkata?

  7. All these are junks. Compared to products of the same caliber in the international market they are mediocre and overpriced . The biggest looters is the government . This is what you call monopoly .

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