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425 GBP  / $550 USD  / 490 Euro +VAT20%


WWII Thompson M1A1

Front Venting


Video of tuned Hudson M1A1



Hudson:  WWII U.S. Army Thompson M1A1 (front venting)

Made early 1980's.   Used, in very good condition working condition. Carrier bolt in excellent condition. 

Great Thompson for a re-enactor, collector or film/theatre. Wood furniture in good condition.  All works exactly as it should. 

Includes: Copy of original instructions,  5x light use .45ACP blowback cartridges (reusable), 20rd magazine.  No original box.

Functions, fieldstrips like the real thing!

Fully constructed of metal and wood, there is no plastic whatsoever anywhere.  Nicely marked with Thompson markings

Open barrel,  vents out of the end of barrel (see video above of the Hudson front venting Thompson M1A1 in action)

Very heavy weighing in 4.6Kg (unloaded)

The Thompson will operate exactly like the real thing It is engineered precisely like the original, and also operates like the original in every way, such as: Side cocking handle, safety selector, selectable fire: Semi and Full auto, loading, ejection of rounds, magazine loading/ removal, locking. ect.    Internals are also copied which provides very much same fire rate and fieldstrip is exactly like the original.

On full auto fire you can give out controlled burst fire, each squeeze of the trigger will provide a burst as long as the trigger is held,  alternatively hold the trigger for full auto till the magazine is empty.   Semi Auto:  one squeeze provides one shot.  

The Hudson Thompson M1A1  has the following markings:

 "Thompson Submachine Gun Caliber .45 M1"                 "Auto Ordnance Corporation Bridgeport Connecticut U.S.A"  

 Just like the original including same markings for the fire / safety selectors.

Weight: 4.6Kg

Construction: Metal & Wood

Operation: Blowback Cartridge

Selective Fire: Semi + Full Automatic

Magazine Capacity: 20x .45ACP blowback cartridges

Optional: 30 round magazine

We ship internationally. Please ask for a shipping quote:  sales@mg-props.co.uk


PFC Primer caps10.25 /  8.50 per box   ( 1 box contains 100 PFC caps)

20rd Magazine :     31.75 /  25.75 each

30rd Magazine :     37.65 /  29.95 each  

.45ACP Blowback blank cartridges :   2.90 / 2.20  each   (cartridges are reusable)

.45ACP Lightweight/ Mild kick blowback cartridges:  3.80 / 3.20 each (reusable / takes 1x PFC primer cap). 

These are a new design / light weight. Less than half the weight a standard cartridge and internally built for maximum force giving more kickback and power from a lighter more powerful cartridge over a standard cartridge.

Reproduction Thompson M1A1 slings : 28.85 / 21.95 each  

Eight real look / size .45ACP Blowback cartridges:    28.85 / 21.95


Look like real bullets with .45 markings (great for display) but can also be fired in your .45ACP Thompson (uses 7mm PFC cap)

Eight real look / size .45ACP Dummy Bullets:     28.85 / 21.95

Look like real bullets with .45ACP markings (great for display)

Ammo Boxes:   10.75 /  8.45    

Plastic ammo container for .45ACP  (real looks or blowback).  Keep your ammo neatly stored (Holds 50rds)

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