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List Rules Handguns with chambers that are integral with the barrel only

List of pistol brands that include the most reliable models available. The best pistol brands include those from major manufacturers including Beretta, Colt Defense, Detonics USA and more.

When distinguished as a subset of handguns, a pistol is a handgun with a chamber that is integral with the barrel, such as a pepperbox revolver - as opposed to a standard (single-barrel) revolver, wherein the chamber is separate from the barrel as a revolving cylinder. The most common types of pistols are the single shot, revolving chamber and semi-automatic. Other types include: multi-barreled, pepperbox, harmonica pistol, semi-automatic, machine pistol and target shooting.

So what are the top pistol brands? Users looking for new pistols will want to research a variety of different brands to find the one that best suits their needs, based on quality, features and design.

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SIG Sauer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
SIG Sauer Firearm, Arms Manufacturers

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Smith and Wesson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Glock pistol is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Springfield Armory, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
Springfield Armory, Inc. Arms industry, Arms Manufacturers

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Beretta is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
Beretta Arms industry, Arms Manufacturers

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Colt Defense is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. Small Arms Ammunition Manufacturing, Ammunition (except Small Arms) Manufacturing, Other Ordnance and Accessories Manufacturing

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Walther arms is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
Walther arms Arms industry, Arms Manufacturers

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FN Herstal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
FN Herstal Arms industry, Arms Manufacturers

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Kimber is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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CZ is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
CZ

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Browning Arms Company is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
Browning Arms Company Arms Manufacturers

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Colt Firearms is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Wilson Combat is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Rock Island Armory is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Mauser is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
Mauser Arms Manufacturers

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Thompson Center Arms is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
Thompson Center Arms Arms Manufacturers

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Dan Wesson Firearms is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Para-Ordinance P-14 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Canik is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Kahr Arms is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
Kahr Arms Firearm

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Bersa is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
Bersa Arms industry

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Bond Derringer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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STI International is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
STI International Arms Manufacturers

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Freedom Arms is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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North American Arms is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Harrington and Richardson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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High Standard Manufacturing Co... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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European American Armory is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Pietta is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Korth is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
Korth Arms industry

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Manurhin is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Detonics is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Pistol Brands
Detonics Arms Manufacturers

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Rorbaugh Firearms is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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U.S Firearms Mfg Co is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Pistol Brands

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Precision Small Arms is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Pistol Brands