From June 13 to 17, Taurus and Companhia Brasileira de Cartuchos (CBC) will exhibit their products at Eurosatory 2022, in Paris, France. Eurosatury is the largest fair of internal Defense and Security in Europe and in this edition it has more than 1,800 exhibitors and is expected to receive nearly 57,000 visitors in an area of more than 80,000 m² in the Parc des exposition Paris Nord Villepinte.
Taurus, a Brazilian company that is among the world leaders in its segment, presents on this occasion for the main police and military forces in the country and in the world the technologies and products developed with its own technology, by its Integrated Engineering and Technology Center Brazil/United States (CITE), produced with 100% Brazilian labor.
Among the weapons, the highlight is the renowned T4 rifle, which is increasingly winning over the international police and military market, as well as the new full automatic version in the caliber . 300BLK with a 9″ barrel and also several versions of the T4 rifle in the 5.56 NATO caliber, such as the model with the handguard in the modern MLOK (Modular Lock) pattern, which provides better ergonomics, and flip up sights, which add the possibility of using various optical equipment and meet the most diverse special operations requirements.
Complementing the tactical line, Taurus is also exhibiting other products from the TSeries line, among them the SMT9 submachine gun in the 9×19 caliber, the ST-12 shotguns in various versions and the renowned TS9 and TH9 pistols in the full and compact versions, both in the 9mm caliber. Visitors can also check the complete line of the G3 series with the innovative hybrid versions G3X and G3XL, the GX4 T.O.R.O. (Taurus Optic Ready Option) pistol and the award-winning TX22 and TX22 Competition pistol.
During the fair, CBC’s complete portfolio will be on display, including innovative and high-performance solutions produced for the military and police segments, with highlights on CBC’s high-tech ammunition 5.56 and 7.62 IR Tracer – with trace visible only with night vision goggles -, 5.56 SAT – a new generation of ammunition with high penetration power, with performance equivalent to the 7.62 caliber -, and the .50 Limited Range ammunition – with a range reduced to 50% of the conventional ammunition for training purposes without prejudice to precision and efficiency.
Besides the 40×53 mm high velocity CBC ammunition in training and operational versions for use by the Armed Forces, which are compatible with the most modern Automatic Grenade Launchers (LAGs) in the world market. The main advantages of this ammunition are versatility of use and superior firepower.
Taurus is a Strategic Defense Company and a member of the Defense Industrial Base (BID), with an 82-year history and a solid reputation, based on its commitment to excellence. Based in São Leopoldo, in Rio Grande do Sul, and with a production unit in Bainbridge, Georgia (USA), it has a complete portfolio of products consisting of revolvers, pistols, submachine guns, rifles, carbines, rifles and shotguns, serving the civil, military and police markets in Brazil and in more than 100 countries. The company employs about 3,500 people and has a large chain of suppliers that generates thousands of indirect jobs.
The company invests heavily in research and development, has partnerships with renowned educational institutions, and has an Integrated Engineering and Technology Center Brazil/United States (CITE).
In recognition for its high standards of quality and innovation, it has already received 36 international awards, including the NASGW-POMA Caliber, one of the most important awards in the North American arms industry, which elected the Taurus GX4 pistol as “Best New Gun of 2021” and “Best New Product Overall”.
Taurus is the world’s leading manufacturer of revolvers and one of the largest producers of pistols in the world, besides being the largest seller of handguns in the world and the most imported brand in the demanding US market.
Solidity, innovation and focus on the client. This has been CBC’s posture since its foundation, in 1926.
In the production plants in Sao Paulo and Rio Grande do Sul, a complete range of products is manufactured for defense, security, sports and leisure, including a series of innovative ammunition, developed with its own technology.
Strategic Defense Company, CBC is guided by the commitment to contribute to the operations and missions of the Public Security Forces and Armed Forces of Brazil, acting as National Arsenal, for the defense of National Sovereignty. Internationally, CBC has a global presence and is one of the largest suppliers of ammunition to NATO countries.
With production units in Brazil, Germany and the Czech Republic and distribution centers in Brazil, the United States and Europe, the CBC Group is the world leader in ammunition for portable weapons. The reliability of its products is attested by 130 countries.
*** Translated by DEFCONPress Team ***