7,62 x 39

7.62 x 39
7,62 x 39 mm, 7,62mm náboj vz. 43, 7,62 mm M.43, 7.62 Soviet, 7,62 x 39 Kalashnikov, 7,62 mm Typ 56, 30 Russian Short
7,62-мм патрон образца 1943 года
7,62 x 39 7.62 x 39
Originální název:
Original Name:
7,62-мм патрон образца 1943 года
Další názvy:
Other Names:
7,62 x 39 mm
7,62mm náboj vz. 43
7,62 mm M.43
7.62 Soviet
7,62 x 39 Kalashnikov
7,62 mm Typ 56
30 Russian Short
náboj puškový rifle cartridge
DD.MM.1943 Jelizarov, Nikolaj Michajlovič a Sjomin, Boris Vladimirovič
Technické údaje:
Technical Data:
lahvičková nábojnice bottlenecked case
Typ okraje:
Type of Rim:
bezokrajová nábojnice rimless case
Typ zápalu:
Type of Ignition:
středový zápal center fire
Průměr střely:
Projectile Diameter:
7,92 mm 0.312 in
Max. délka nábojnice:
Max. Case Lenght:
38,70 mm 1.524 in
Max. celková délka:
Max. Overall Length:
56,00 mm 2.205 in
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Russian charge caliber 7.62x39 mm vz.43

This caliber was created during World War II, in 1943. It was originally developed for the semi-automatic rifle Simon's SKS, but it was also used in the automatic rifle Kalashnikov AK-47. Most ammunition of this caliber has a painted steel cartridge. After the fall of the Iron Curtain, it is possible to buy these bullets practically everywhere.

As for the American armory, Colt produces both civilian and military versions of the M-16 in this caliber, and Ruger also used a 7.62x39 mm caliber in his Mini-Thirty carbine.


7.62x39 mm
Bullet weight: 7.9 g
V0: 710 m/s
E0: 1991 joules
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The nominal dimensions of the hub:.
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Let me quote from my notebook from the first year of an unnamed Brno university:

Citace :

The 7.62x39 vz.43 cartridge is used for firing the vz.58 submachine gun and for training in shooting. The cartridges are designed differently according to their purpose and are divided into live and training cartridges.

- 7.62-43 - a live cartridge with a normal bullet. The cartridge consists of a cartridge case, primer, powder charge and bullet. The weight of the cartridge is 16,5g, the weight of the projectile is 8,05g, the maximum range is 2800m.

Special bullets:
- 7.62-43Sv - luminous, the projectile contains a luminous component. The bullet is marked with a green bullet tip.
- 7.62-43PZ - a penetrating incendiary round. It is marked with a black tip and a red stripe.
- 7.62-43Z - incendiary round. It's marked with a red tip.

TRAINING cartridges:
- 7.62-43Cv - used in training and imitation fire. It consists of a cartridge case, primer and powder charge. The cartridge does not have a projectile.
- 7.62-43Red7.62-43Red - a reduced cartridge for shooting at shorter ranges. Maximum range 1100m. The cartridge has a pistol round and reduced powder charge. It is marked with a white tip.
- 7.62-43RedSv - reduced luminous. It is marked with a green tip and a white stripe.
- The 7.62-43Šk - a school cartridge for training in reloading, in triggering, and for checking the operation of the magazine, bolt, and trigger. It is a replica of a live cartridge. It has no powder charge or primer. It is marked by longitudinal striations on the body of the cartridge

Current "civilian" Sellier & Bellot lab:
Bullet weight - 8.0 g
Bullet weight - 17.5 g
Vo = 738 m/s
V100= 633 m/s
V200= 543 m/s
V300= 466 m/s
Eo = 2179 J
E100= 1603 J
E200= 1179 J
E300= 867 J
Test barrel length - 600 mm
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On the left, a civilian MFS charge with a full-shell projectile. On the right, an S&B service charge with a full-shell projectile with a steel core.
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7,62-43 Red - out of production S&B.
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A standard service cartridge, labored with a steel core bullet.

R. v.: 1980
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Bullets 7,62x39 rôznej proveniencie.

own zbierka photos
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Please advise. What type is it?
The bullet does not magnetize.
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I'm not an expert, but it looks like the bullet is extruded from some metal sawdust (probably sheathless). I came across similar missiles a long time ago with 9mm Luger rounds. However, the meaning of use is not very clear to me (apart from the fact that their production is probably cheaper), because such a projectile must be disproportionately lighter and less accurate.
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Given how the neck around the bullet is retracted, I would guess rather than the factory that it is a reloaded charge. Theoretically, it could be an attempt with a missile of a similar type as the M67, but personally I would rather bet on a reloader, the cartridge is from 1980 (Sellier & Bellot) and I doubt that they would supply something like this for the army at that time.
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It occurs to me that at that time they must have prepared the production of pressed bullets for the vz.82 pistol, for example, they tried to do the same for the submachine gun.
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I doubt it enough, the Soviets tried for charge vz. 43 shots of sintered powder and certainly did not meet with success. tests (only factory, there were practically no military tests) took place at the turn of 40 & # 180; and 50 & # 180; years. Subsequently, at the end of the 60 & # 180; years, comrades from the GDR tried it for this charge and a series of cartridges vz. 43 and 9mm PM cartridges. Although they met the requirements ballistically, there remained a problem with the wear of the barrel (hard sintered bullet) and the bullet was probably never used. However, the cartridge in the picture is from the SB company (according to the bxn embossing) and from 1980. 1 mm below its upper flock)
Something about Soviet experiments is in Kalashnikov magazine (Russian) No. 1 year 2014 on pages 90 - 95.
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Citace - exporalsko :

Please advice.What is this type. Bullet nemagnetizuje.

Month late, but it's a prebíjaný charge with olovenou poplastovanou strelou from the company Ares.

Fix in description - nábojnica nie is with okrajom, but with a groove..
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