The Hold-Out Pistol is a back-up weapon designed for concealability. While lightweight and small, the weapon has a short range, limited ammunition and weak stopping power.
- Item: Pistol (Hold-Out)
- Equipment Rating: B/A-A-B/E
- Armor Piercing/Base Damage: 3B/3
- Range: 2/5/8/20 meters
- Shots: 2
- Cost/Reload: 20/1
- Affiliation: -
- Mass/Reload: 200g/20g
- Notes: -
- Classic BattleTech RPG, p. 135, "Hold-Out Pistol"
- A Time of War, p. 265, "Ballistic Weapons - Table"