Two Mauser c96 (c96 means construktion 1896) "Broomhandle" pistols and one Mauser "Schnellfeuer" (means "fast fire") model 712 machine pistol (the top gun shown in the picture). The model 712 is The select-fire version of the c96. The reason the c96 is refered to as a "broomhandle" is because of its pistol grip. The c96 was produced from 1896 to 1937. This gun was used by Germany in World War 1 and 2. The model 712 was not invented till 1927 and was produced till 1932. The biggest customer for the model 712 was China. The model 712 uses detachable magazines and The standard capacities are 10 and 20 round magazines. The c96 uses clips and is loaded in top, which is similar to the M1 Garand except the clip doesn't go inside the gun; the clip is held in place and you push the 10 rounds inside it. The common caliber these guns fired was the 9 x 19mm Parabellum (9mm Luger) and the 7.62 X 25 mm Mauser.
The c96 was the gun that Han Solo used in Star wars
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