Uzi is a fantastic close quarters gas blowback. The magazine holds over 35 bbs and can empty itself in a matter of seconds. Most of the construction is metal, including the folding wire stock. However the pistol and front grip are plastic. This Uzi has a functional grip safety as well as fire selector and adjustable sights. Finally, this Uzi is officially licensed by Israeli Military Industries, and their insignia can bee seen on the left side of the body, next to the serial number.