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Tyrus 45
Tyrus 45
Type Semi-automatic pistol
Place of origin DC Flag Armed Republic of Dvinmiste Capia
Service history
In service 2029-Present
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Production history
Designer Anarchy Gun Works
Manufacturer Anarchy Gun Works
Unit cost $800 per unit
Specifications
Weight 795 g (empty)
Length 192 mm
Barrel length 102 mm

Cartridge 15-Rounds detachable box magazine
Caliber .45 ACP
Action - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  • Short recoil
  • Locked-breech
  • Rotating barrel lock
Rate of fire 800 RPM
Muzzle velocity 300 m/s
Effective range 45 m
Feed system 15-round box magazine
Sights 3-dot iron sights
The Tyrus 45 is a semi-automatic pistol manufactured by Anarchy Gun Works. It notably uses a front-loaded magazine system to reduce perceived recoil and muzzle climb configuration, as opposed to other pistols. Is a light-weight polymer construction with steel inserts, a modular trigger group, fully enclosing slide, Picatinny rail, and changeable backstrap options for the grip.

Design detailsEdit

The Tyrus trigger guard is rounded for better concealed carry. The takedown pin of earlier models is replaced by a spring-loaded bar, accessed via frame recesses on both sides, which must be grasped and pulled down simultaneously to release the slide. The slide spring is doubly captive, being inserted approximately an inch into the transfer block at one end and a receiving hole in the front of the slide at the other. It is a self-contained assembly, completely captured by the polymer guide. The magazine holds the top round directly behind the barrel's breech end so only a slight feed ramp is needed. This allows the barrel to fully support the case. The 6-R rifling of the barrel generates counter-clockwise torque which is harnessed by the locking system to reduce the amount of pressure required from the rotating barrel lock's cam and pin system to effect unlocking. The steel transfer block's cam pin is 5 mm wide and 2 mm deep. The entire hammer unit mechanism can be removed from the Tyrus, without the use of special tools, as a single group. This allows easy access to the firing mechanism for cleaning. The Tyrus design makes it impossible to assemble incorrectly from a field-stripped takedown.

The Tyrus features an interchangeable, luminescent 3-dot sight system (coated in Super-LumiNova) for use in dark or low-light situations. With short exposure to any kind of light, the night sights' luminescence lasts up to 30 minutes. The weapon also incorporates a Picatinny rail under the muzzle to allow flashlights, laser sights, and other accessories to be attached. AGW discontinued the luminescent 3-dot nights sights for the Px4, replacing them with standard 3-dot sights.

Removable and interchangeable partsEdit

To aid the versatility of the Tyrus, a number of parts were designed to be removable and interchangeable. These parts include the backstrap, the magazine release button, the slide catch and the hammer unit mechanism. The backstrap is available in three sizes: slim, standard and oversized. The magazine release button can be mounted on either side of the weapon and replaced by one of three types: standard, large or combat (extended). The standard slide catch can be replaced with a slimmer version to avoid snagging when the weapon is drawn quickly from a holster.

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