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25 Aug 2023


SARSILMAZ SILAH SANAYI A.S Hall: Hall 3 Stand: H3-512

Sarsılmaz as the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) of firearms, ranging from 6.35mm Pistols to 12.7mm Heavy Machine Guns, is in manufacturing business since 1880.

Sarsılmaz brand-new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility is equipped with the latest technology available in CNC machining equipment, including eleven-axis mills and robotic cells that are a showcase of modern manufacturing. Continuous investments into R&D, technologically advanced equipment and expanding product lines have resulted in the company’s ability to produce outstanding pistols, revolvers, shotguns, submachine guns, assault rifles and machine guns for customers in over 80 countries’ needs.

Sarsılmaz is the only privately-owned company in Türkiye that has the capability of producing weapons ranging from 6.35mm Pistols to 12.7mm Machine guns for Law enforcement, military and civil use. Considering that Türkiye has the second largest army in NATO, Sarsılmaz takes great pride in being the major supplier of pistols for the Turkish National Police and the Turkish Armed Forces. Sarsılmaz is also producing within the scope of the National Pistol and National Infantry Rifle Projects of the Presidency of the Republic of Türkiye Presidency of Defense Industries.

SAR9 model, which is developed by Sarsılmaz in line with the needs of Turkish security forces and soldiers, was awarded the "Readers' Choice Gold Award" in the pistol category of Tactical Retailer magazine, one of the leading publications in the USA. SAR 9, which won a gold award, were followed by Sig Sauer with a silver medal and Glock with a bronze medal. SAR 9X, won the "Best Gun of the Year 2020" award in the "Editors' Choice Award" organized by On Target magazine, one of the most read firearms magazines in the USA.

  • Below Assault Rifles and Machine Guns are being manufactured at Sarsılmaz Silah Sanayi Duzce manufacturing facilities in Turkey and supplied to various Armed Forces:-

    -- SAR-109T.             (9 x 19mm SMG)

-- SAR 56.                  (5.56 x 45mm Assault Rifle) 
-- MPT-76.                 (7.62 x 51mm Assault Rifle)
-- MPT-76SH.            (7.62 x 51mm Assault Rifle)
-- SAR 15T.                (7.62 x 39mm Assault Rifle)
-- SAR-762 MT.         (7.62 x 51mm Medium Machine Gun)
-- SAR-127MT.          (12.7 x 99mm Heavy Machine Gun)

  • Sarsılmaz also manufactures 64 different types of pistols and supplies the same to more than 80 different nations worldwide.

Sarsılmaz, one of the world's leading firearms manufacturers, with its uncompromising understanding of quality and knowledge; has the largest firearms production facility in Europe with its 65,000 m² open and 38,000 m² closed factory. All production is made with the latest technological systems that ensure high efficiency and quality.

Sarsılmaz attaches great importance to R&D with the power to follow scientific developments and innovations and the desire to realize what is undone before. Sarsılmaz R&D Center is the first R&D center in the light weapons industry to be certified by the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology in Türkiye. Joint projects are carried out with Türkiye's leading scientific institutions and universities. On the other hand, the 

existing products of Sarsılmaz are also adapted to technological developments and innovations through R&D studies.

Opening its production capabilities to the aviation industry in 2013, Sarsılmaz manufactures for world giants such as Sikorsky, BOEING, Agusta Westland, TAI and TEI.

Being also a manufacturer of ammunition, Sarsılmaz has the ability to produce both firearms and ammunition in foreign markets through technology transfer.

Sarsılmaz, with the awareness of being the leading brand of the arms sector, works to bring value-added products to Türkiye.

Innovative production approach based on R&D and P&D activities is one of the keystones of Sarsılmaz's goal to become a recognized brand all over the world. Sarsılmaz, with its efforts to adapt to “Industry 4.0”, which it continues with great speed, it meets not only the requirements of the current day, but also the requirements of the future.

Sarsılmaz is based on unconditional customer satisfaction in qualified products produced in accordance with the requirements of military units, security forces, aviation companies and civilian users from different countries of the world.

Sarsılmaz aims to keep customer satisfaction at the highest level not only at the production stage, but also with the support it provides after-sales.

Aiming to carry the success of being the leading brand in Türkiye's field to the world scale, Sarsılmaz is responsible for being one of the locomotive forces of domestic and national production with the awareness of being a brand representing Türkiye.

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