The Kel-Tec P-32 is a semi-automatic, compact pistol utilizing the short-recoil principle of operation. The pistol is chambered in .32 ACP, the Kel-Tec P-32 is an extremely popular weapon for concealment and carry in the United States.
The weapon was initially manufactured and designed by George Kelgren, the prominent Swedish firearms designer associated earlier with the Intratec, Husqvarna, and Grendel brands of firearms. The Kel-Tec P-32 is produced and manufactured by Kel-Tec CNC Industries Inc. It is designed for concealed carry by law enforcement officers and civilians as a back-up gun; all edges are smoothed and rounded and nothing protrudes from the gun to get caught onto anything being carried or clothing.