In the mid-19th century—just as in today’s world—citizens were clamoring for a concealable, reliable and affordable handgun. Ironically, inspired by the acceptance of his massive .44-cal. 1847 Walker and First Model 1848 Dragoon, the enterprising Sam Colt sensed an opportunity.
Chambered in .25 ACP, the Baby Browning micro handgun design was a popular option for a pocket pistol imported from Europe during the 1950s and 1960s.
Federal Premium expanded its Hydra-Shok Deep lineup in 2020 with an all-new load in .380 ACP, bringing the unique technology of the Deep lineup to one of the most popular defensive cartridges today.