Single Shot Grenade Launcher – modified signal pistol

Technical Info:
1970's UK-style rubber bullet grenade launcher – now obsolete however visually similar pieces of equipment have been photographed recently in the Middle East (2011).
Modified signal pistol.
Fired ammunition such as the rubber “bullet” below.

Concerns:
Notoriously inaccurate.
Affected by weather conditions – this increases the risk of head / upper body injury.
If fired at close-range can cause severe injury / death.

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Translations:
قاذفة رمانات (قنابل) يدوية ، بطلقة واحدة – مسدس مشط معدل لإطلاق الشارة النارية (مسدس للإنارة أو السهم الناري)
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Lance-grenades à un coup – pistolet d'alarme modifié
Однозарядный гранатомёт (модификация сигнального пистолета)
Lanzagranadas de un solo disparo – pistola de señales modificada