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*[[Vice Point]] - Behind a house near the end of the cul-de-sac across the bridge west of the [[Well Stacked Pizza|Well Stacked Pizza Co.]]
*[[Vice Point]] - Behind a house near the end of the cul-de-sac across the bridge west of [[The Well Stacked Pizza Co.]]
;GTA San Andreas
;GTA San Andreas

Revision as of 21:02, 28 January 2013

Short-range, high-impact automatic weapon. Popular with Cuban drug barons and other lawbreakers. No social benifit with this one - unlike most machine guns.

Vice City Bureau of Investigation file description

The TEC 9 is a light submachine gun appearing in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, and Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories. The TEC 9 fires in a very slow rate of fire, holding 50 shots in the magazine. It is commonly used by gangs. When the Hitman skill level is reached in GTA San Andreas, the TEC 9 can be dual-wielded. The dual-wielded TEC 9s are extremely lethal, with a much faster rate of fire and higher accuracy and range.


The TEC 9 is a cheap open-bolt handgun manufactured in the United States between 1980 to 1994 by Intratec. It is based on the Carl-Gustav M/45 submachine gun, more commonly known as the "Swedish K". Originally it was designed as a low-cost alternative to the M/45, but never found a military market. Not wanting to abandon the idea, Intratec put semi-automatic versions onto the civilian market. It gained infamy after criminals found the open-bolt design to be easily convertible to be fully automatic.



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