Object Title

Rifle - M-41A Pulse Rifle

Rifle - M-41A Pulse Rifle

Date

1986

Object Number

XII.11846

Provenance

Purchased from The Prop Store on 11th May 2015.

Physical Description

Comprises original modified (now deactivated) M1 Thompson sub-machine gun with modified cage and pump grip from a Franchi SPAS 12 shotgun, as well as various parts fabricated by Bapty & Co.

Vacuum-formed painted shroud (originally metal, replaced for Alien 3 with this version, painted black)
Metal barrel vent, barrel support, and sliding stock
Wooden grip and faux magazine base-plate

SPAS-12 heat shield is filled with black expanded foam and a faux grenade launcher barrel, as this prop never featured a firing shotgun.

Techniques

Machining, vacuum-forming, metal pressing, Wood carving

Materials

Dimensions

OverallLength27in.
OverallLength689mm
BarrelLength9in.
BarrelLength230mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number Not visible

Calibre

.45