Walther PP

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Walther PP
1972 Walther PP.jpg
Oreeginal Walther PP pistol.
TeepSemi-automatic pistol
Place o oreeginGermany[1]
Service history
In service1935–Present
WarsChaco War[2]
Warld War II
Lebanese Civil War[3]
Syrian Civil War[4]
The Troubles
Production history
DesignerCarl Walther Waffenfabrik
Designed1929
ManufacturerCarl Walther GmbH Sportwaffen
Produced1929–present
VariantsPPK, PPK-L, PPKS, PP-Super, PPK/E, PP Sport an Walther TPH
Specifications
Wecht665 g (23.5 oz) (PP 9×17mm Short/.380 ACP)
660 g (23 oz) (PP 7.65×17mm Browning SR/.32 ACP)
675 g (23.8 oz) (PP .22 LR)
590 g (21 oz) (PPK 9×17mm Short/.380 ACP)
590 g (21 oz) (PPK 7.65×17mm Browning SR/.32 ACP)
560 g (20 oz) (PPK .22 LR)
635 g (22.4 oz) (PPK/S 9×17mm Short/.380 ACP)
630 g (22 oz) (PPK/S 7.65×17mm Browning SR/.32 ACP)
645 g (22.8 oz) (PPK/S .22 LR)
480 g (17 oz) (PPK-L 7.65×17mm Browning SR/.32 ACP)
450 g (16 oz) (PPK-L .22 LR)
780 g (28 oz) (PP-Super)
Lenth170 mm (6.7 in) (PP)
155 mm (6.1 in) (PPK)
156 mm (6.1 in) (PPK/S)
155 mm (6.1 in) (PPK-L)
176 mm (6.9 in) (PP-Super)
Baurel lenth98 mm (3.9 in) (PP)
83 mm (3.3 in) (PPK, PPK/S, PPK-L)
92 mm (3.6 in) (PP-Super)
Weenth30 mm (1.2 in) (PP, PPK/S, PPK-E)
25 mm (1.0 in) (PPK)
35 mm (1.4 in) (PP-Super)
Hicht109 mm (4.3 in) (PP)
100 mm (3.9 in) (PPK)
110 mm (4.3 in) (PPK/S)
113 mm (4.4 in) (PPK-E)
124 mm (4.9 in) (PP-Super)

Cartridge7.65×17mm Browning SR (.32 ACP)
9×17mm Short (.380 ACP)
.22 Long Rifle
6.35×15mm Browning SR (.25 ACP)
9×18mm Ultra (PP-Super)
ActionStraicht blowback
Muzzle velocity256 m/s (840 ft/s) (PP 9×17mm Short/.380 ACP)
320 m/s (1,049.9 ft/s) (PP 7.65×17mm Browning SR/.32 ACP)
305 m/s (1,000.7 ft/s) (PP .22 LR)
244 m/s (800.5 ft/s) (PPK/PPK/S 9×17mm Short/.380 ACP)
308 m/s (1,010.5 ft/s) (PPK/PPK/S/PPK-L 7.65×17mm Browning SR/.32 ACP)
280 m/s (918.6 ft/s) (PPK/PPK/S/PPK-L .22 LR)
325 m/s (1,066.3 ft/s) (PP-Super)
Feed seestemMagazine capacity:
PP: 10 (.22 LR), 8 (.32 ACP)
7 (.380)
PPK: 9 (.22 LR), 7 (.32 ACP)
6 (.380).
SichtsFixed airn sichts, rear notch an front bled

The Walther PP (Polizeipistole, or polis pistol) series pistols are blowback-operatit semi-automatic pistols, developit bi the German airms manufacturer Carl Walther GmbH Sportwaffen.[5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Bishop, Chris (2002). The Encyclopedia of Weapons of Warld War II. Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. ISBN 978-1-58663-762-0.
  2. Huon, Jean (September 2013). "The Chaco War". Small Arms Review. Vol. 17 no. 3.
  3. Katz, Sam (24 Mairch 1988). Arab Armies of the Middle East Wars (2). Men-at-Arms 128. Osprey Publishing. p. 47. ISBN 9780850458008.
  4. https://www.calibreobscura.com/jihadi-rebel-and-militants-use-of-supressors/
  5. "About Walther". Walther Arms. Archived frae the original on 5 Juin 2014. Retrieved 5 Juin 2014.