MK23 SOCOM Pistol (named MK23 Mod 0 in milspec version) is a semi-auto handgun consisting of a match grade handgun, a laser aiming module (LAM) and supressor. It was designed as an “offensive” handgun based on the USSOCOM Offensive Handgun Weapon System
Project around late 1991 and did competition with its rival OHWS Pistol. After MK23 won the competition, it developed into MK23 Mod 0 and delivered to SOCOM in 1996. Its civilian version, named MARK 23, was offering on the market at the same time.
MK23 had extreme high accuracy due to its big size and it can chambered high-pressure match grade cartridges, but its big size decreasd its ease of use, comfort and draw speed in defensive situations. Also, MARK 23 was offered on the civilian market for limited quantity and already discontinued in 2010.
MK23 has been used by some famous game character and movie character, like Soild Snake / Old Snake from Metal Gear Solid Series, Raiden from Metal Gear Solid 2, Jack Krauser from BIOHAZARD / Resident Evil Darkside Chronicles, Robert Neville from I am Legend and John Connor from Terminator Salvation.
This is a Non Blow Back Gas Pistol from Toyko Marui.
The shooting sound will be suppressed after installing the silencer which is the favourite side arm of the airsoft sniper.
Comes with plastic slide and 16mm CW thread outer barrel with marking.
Comes with fixed sights on the slide.
Slide can be pull by hand but cannot do slide lock and not chamber any BB.
Included a 16mm CW thread SOCOM type Silencer and a functional LAM Module (Powered by 3 pcs of AAA Batteries).
Comes with plastic lower frame with marking and special rail for the LAM Module.
Slide catch works as a trigger safety, and comes with the ambi safety lever (work after push down the hammer) and ambi magazine release lever.
Single / double action trigger (single action only by push down the hammer or pull the slide).
Fixed hop up system.
134a Gas (8KG Gas) recommended.
Included 28 rounds magazine.
Comes with a hard case (350mm X 265mm X 80mm).
Length: 245mm, 427mm (with silencer)
Barrel Length: 133 mm
Shooting Mode: Safety, Semi-Auto
System: Tokyo Marui NBB Gas System
Power Source : 8KG (134A Gas, recommended), 12KG (Green gas)
Weight (g): 1200 (full set), 1860 (with box)
Magazine Capacity: 28 + 1 rounds
Material: Plastic and Metal
Bullet type: 6mm BB
Power (Muzzle Velocity) : 300 – 320 FPS (Green gas)
Manufacturer: Tokyo Marui