by NRA Staff - Monday, April 29, 2013
There are plenty of pocket pistols on the market today, but few can compete with the North American Arms Black Widow in size and portability. This five-shot, single-action, mini-revolver is only about 5¾-inches long, and although its frame and cylinder are made of stainless steel, the gun weighs less than 9 ounces.
The Black Widow is chambered in .22 WMR, better known as .22 Mag. If you’re looking for a hide-it-anywhere backup gun, or even a backup to your backup gun, the Black Widow will fit, literally.
You can get a closer look at the North American Arms Black Widow in the video below, hosted by Shooting Illustrated Editor-in-Chief Adam Heggenstaller.
Note: The Black Widow featured in the video is equipped with the VENOM laser from LaserLyte. This is not included on the out-of-the-box model.
Caliber: .22 Mag. (.22 LR also available)
Barrel Length: 2"
Overall Length: 5.875"
Weight: 8.8 ozs.
Capacity: 5 rounds
Finish: Stainless Steel
Stock: Black Rubber Grips
MSRP: $274 (laser not included)
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