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Top 10 handguns in The U.S.

"The most prolific makes of handguns manufactured in the U.S. based on production statistics provided to ATF"

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    No. 10: Glock The Austria - based company made 23,752 handguns at its Georgia plant in 2011.
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    No.9 Saeilo Inc. The company manufactured 55,060 pistols in the U.S. in 2011
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    No. 8: Beemiller Inc. The Ohio-based manufacturer, often known for its Hi-Point models, made 78,300 pistols in 2011.
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    No. 7: Kel Tec. The Florida-based manufacturer produced 90,177 pistols in 2011.
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    No. 6: Beretta. Maryland-based Beretta, made famous in such movies as "Lethal Weapon," made 101, 755 pistols in 2011.
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    No. 5: Kimber MFG INC. New York-based Kimber manufactured 104,303 handguns in 2011. (not pictured)
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    No. 4: Taurus International. The company produced 114,132 pistols in 2011.
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    No. 3 Sig Sauer P229 9mm handgun Pictured The Saven SP 9mm manufactured from the same company
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    No. 2 Smith & Wesson Model 29 .44 Magnum revolver
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    No. 1: Sturm, Ruger & Company. The gunmaker's Arizona plant churned out 610,925 pistols in 2011, nearly half of which were 9mm models.
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    From top to bottom: Ruger .22 caliber semiautomatic hand gun: a Hi- Point .40 caliber semiautomatic carbine, a Hi Point 9mm semiautomatic handgun and two Glock .40 caliber semiautomatic handguns.
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    And that's all folks. Remember to take all safety precautions when handling any weapon of any kind.