Auto-Ordnance Releases “Vengeance” Custom WWII M1 Carbine

Auto-Ordnance Vengeance Custom WWII M1 Carbine
Auto-Ordnance Vengeance Custom WWII M1 Carbine

Greeley, PA – ( – Auto-Ordnance, maker of the famous “Tommy Gun” and other classic firearms throughout history, is proud to offer the “Vengeance” Custom WWII M1 Carbine.

Kahr Firearms Group continues the ongoing series of WWII commemorative firearms with the custom engraved “Vengeance” Auto-Ordnance M1 Carbine.

This model features wood furniture engraved with images recalling December 7th, 1941, the “Day of Infamy” when Pearl Harbor was attacked by the naval and air forces of Imperial Japan. The rear stock features highly detailed depictions of the attack on Pearl Harbor that began the long war for the United States. On the opposite side is depicted the B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay, symbolizing the end of the war when the United States forced the surrender of the Imperial Japanese government. Engraved on the front handguard is a battle damaged American flag.

The Auto-Ordnance M1 Carbine is a faithful reproduction of military models, with all steel components, Parkerized finish, and walnut stocks. The “Vengeance” rifle gives shooters an opportunity to own a new firearm that is highly accurate, utterly reliable and custom engraved to commemorate the conflict enshrining the M1’s role as a vital part of American Military History.

Auto-Ordnance Vengeance Custom WWII M1 Carbine Right Side
Auto-Ordnance Vengeance Custom WWII M1 Carbine Right Side

The “Vengeance” M1 rifle is chambered in .30 caliber and features a custom engraved walnut stock and handguard. It comes shipped with a 15-round magazine. The model number is AOM130C1 and it has an MSRP of $1,391. Contact your local firearms dealer to purchase.

Kahr Firearms Group and Outlaw Ordnance have partnered together on the design concept and promotion of this product, and several other custom firearm projects. Outlaw Ordnance, based out of West Monroe, Louisiana, has seen substantial growth in the last few years. They are changing the firearm industry with custom designs and innovations.

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About Kahr Firearms Group:

Kahr Firearms Group, formed in 2012, includes Kahr Arms, Auto-Ordnance and Magnum Research.  KFG Headquarters reside in Greeley, Pennsylvania. Kahr Arms produces small concealable handguns in .380, 9mm, .40 and .45ACP. Auto-Ordnance is the maker of the famous “Tommy Gun”, M1 Carbine and WW2 GI Model 1911. Magnum Research Inc., designer and producer of the world-renowned Desert Eagle Pistol, Baby Eagle, MLR .22LR and .22Mag Rifles and BFR Revolvers. All three companies are proudly located in the USA. 

  • 9 thoughts on “Auto-Ordnance Releases “Vengeance” Custom WWII M1 Carbine

    1. I have an m-1 Carbine with a scope on it, and an m-1 Inland advisor pistol, both are nice guns and shoot well, I wasn’t looking for an original piece I wanted one to shoot. Had a little fun getting to get the advisor to cycle but once I got a couple of 100 rounds through it and the magazines and it loosened up it works just fine for a truck gun and boy is it fun to shoot!!!!!!

    2. All I want is an ORIGINAL M1CARBINE at a discount price/ it says 30 carbine, did you forget how to adjust a peep sight? If you want a black gun build one or buy one! I haven’t heard squat about a bayonet lug on a black gun I guess they don’t rate for one!

      1. I have an original M1 carbine that I prefer not to shoot. I don’t want another M1 carbine to hang on the wall. I would buy a reasonably priced copy of the original to shoot. I would also like a shooter in a cartridge that is a little better ballistically than a 70 to 80 year old cartridge. Having said that a reproduction shooter with more advanced sights would be nice. In case you haven’t noticed they have made some significant advances in even peep sights in the last 100+ years. I have nothing against peep sights. I have tang sights on all of my single shot Winchester’s!

        1. Hunters have used the M1 Carbine in .30 cal since the end of WW2 for deer. Like the AR, veterans adopted the firearms they had used in battle. I have mine as one of the firearms I carried during my career. It still has the armory number painted on the butt. I carried the M2 Carbine at the start of my career. I found it easier to carry than the M-16. The M1 is a rifle I can take into the brush and not worry about it getting scratched or dinged. If it does, it’s very easy to fix.

      2. my M1 carbine has the bayonet lug on it, just like my M1 Garand does.
        haven’t shot either one in some years now.

    3. Is there a generic GI issue model? Does it only come in 30 carbine? I would love to have one in 1 mm! Maybe with better peep sights and a little nicer furniture?

      1. They were produced by a number of manufacturers to the same specs. Iron sights, bayonet lug, .30cal, oiler used to retain the sling to the butt.

        Carbine, Caliber .30, M1
        M2/M3, Selective-fire carbine
        Service history: In service 1942–1973 (United States)

        Designed 1938–1941
        Manufacturer Military contractors
        Commercial copies
        Unit cost $45 (WW2)
        Produced November 1941–August 1945 (U.S. Military)
        1945–present (Commercial)
        No. built 6,121,309 (WWII)[1]
        Variants M1A1, M1A3, M2, M2A2, M3
        Weight 5.2 lb (2.4 kg) empty
        5.8 lb (2.6 kg) loaded w/ sling
        Length 35.6 in (900 mm)
        Barrel length 18 in (460 mm)
        Cartridge .30 Carbine (7.62×33mm)
        Action Gas-operated (short-stroke piston), rotating bolt
        Rate of fire Semi-automatic (M1/A1)
        750 rounds/min (M2)[2]
        Muzzle velocity 1,990 ft/s (607 m/s)
        Effective firing range 300 yd (270 m)
        Feed system 15- or 30-round detachable box magazine
        Sights Rear sight: aperture; L-type flip or adjustable, front sight: wing-protected post
        The M1 carbine (formally the United States Carbine, Caliber .30, M1) is a lightweight, easy to use,[3] .30 caliber (7.62 mm) semi-automatic carbine that was a standard firearm for the U.S. military during World War II, the Korean War and well into the Vietnam War. The M1 carbine was produced in several variants and was widely used by not only the U.S. military, but by military, paramilitary and police forces around the world. It has also been a popular civilian firearm.

        The M2 carbine is the selective-fire version of the M1 carbine capable of firing in both semi-automatic and full-automatic.

        The M3 carbine was an M2 carbine with an active infrared scope system.[4]

        Despite having a similar name and appearance, the M1 Carbine is not a carbine version of the M1 Garand rifle. They are different firearms, and they use different ammunition. On July 1, 1925, the U.S. Army began using the current naming system where the “M” is the designation for Model and the “number” represents the sequential development of equipment and weapons.[5] Therefore, the “M1 rifle” was the first rifle developed under this system. The “M1 carbine” was the first carbine developed under this system. The “M2 carbine” was the second carbine developed under the system, etc.

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