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As its firearms business expanded, SIG took over Hmmerli in 1973.
This sale did not include the trademark thitherto applied to the SIG firearms.After Rudolfs death in 1947, Hmmerli was sold and converted into a joint stock company.Meanwhile, SIG fulfilled numerous Swiss government and private orders for military small arms and their commercial counterparts.Both companies now have the same owners and managing director, but claim to operate autonomously. by supplying its aluminum stock supporting the Sauer barreled action of the 205 System. began in 1985 in Tysons Corner, Virginia, as the U.S importer of SIG and SIG-Sauer handguns, including the SIG P210, the civilian version of its successor in the Swiss military service, the SIG-Sauer P220, and the pocket pistol, the SIG-Sauer P230.