J. G. Anschütz

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J. G. Anschütz
firearms Manufacturer
Industry firearms
Founded 1856
Founder Julius Gottfried Anschütz
Headquarters Ulm, Germany
Key people
Jochen Anschütz (President)
Products rifles, shotguns, pistols, shooting accessories
Owner Jochen Anschütz
Parent J.G. ANSCHÜTZ GmbH
Website www.anschuetz-sport.com
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Was defunct from 1945 to 1950 when the operation was moved to Ulm

J. G. Anschütz GmbH & Co. KG is a firearms manufacturer based in Ulm, Germany, that makes rimfire and centerfire rifles rifles (.17, .22, and 30-06 caliber, and .177 air rifles and air pistols) for target and competition shooting. Their rifles are used by many competitive shooters participating in the 50 m Rifle event at the Summer Olympics and Winter Olympics biathlon.

The ahg-Anschütz company (a "twin" company from J. G. Anschütz) is mostly dedicated to the international trade of shooting accessories like shooting jackets and boots.

J. G. Anschütz company is also the major shareholder of the Austrian target firearms manufacturer Steyr Sportwaffen GmbH.

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