SIC Industry Description

Industry: 3484—Small Arms
Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing small firearms having a bore 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or less, and parts for small firearms. Also included in this industry are establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing certain weapons more than 30 mm. which are carried and employed by the individual, such as grenade launchers and heavy field machine guns. Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing artillery and mortars having a bore more than 30 mm. (or more than 1.18 inch), and component parts, are classified in Industry 3489.

Barrels, gun: 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or lessMachine guns and parts, 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or less
Carbines, 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or lessMagazines, gun: 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or less
Carts, machine gun and machine gun ammunitionMounts for guns, 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or less
Clips, gun: 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or lessPistols and parts, except toy
Cylinders and clips, gun: 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or lessPyrotechnic pistols and projectors
Firearms, 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or lessRecoil mechanisms for guns, 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or less
Grenade launchersRevolvers and parts
Gun sights, except optical: 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or lessRifles and parts, 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or less
Guns, 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or lessRifles, high compression pneumatic: 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or less
Guns, dart: except toyRifles: BB and pellet
Guns: BB and pelletRifles: pneumatic, spring loaded, and compressed air—except toy
Links, for ammunition 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or lessShotguns and parts
Machine gun belts, metallic: 30 mm. (or 1.18 inch) or lessSubmachine guns and parts
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
3484Small Arms1,012
348400Small arms260
34840000Small arms260
348401Machine guns and grenade launchers64
34840100Machine guns and grenade launchers26
34840102Machine guns or machine gun parts, 30 mm. and below37
348499Small arms, nec688
34849901Carbines, 30 mm. and below6
34849902Guns (firearms) or gun parts, 30 mm. and below514
34849903Pellet and BB guns12
34849904Pistols or pistol parts, 30 mm. and below39
34849905Pyrotechnic pistols and projectors2
34849906Revolvers or revolver parts, 30 mm. and below5
34849907Rifles or rifle parts, 30 mm. and below89
34849908Shotguns or shotgun parts, 30 mm. and below21