Sunday, July 17, 2011

Makarov PM HD Wallpapers

Makarov pistol
Type Semi-automatic pistol
Place of origin  Soviet Union
Service history
In service 1951-present
Used by See Users
Wars Soviet war in Afghanistan, Vietnam War
Production history
Designer Nikolay Makarov
Manufacturer Izhevsk Mechanical Plant (USSR/Russia), Ernst Thaelmann / Simson (Suhl) (Germany), Arsenal (Bulgaria), Norinco (China)
Weight 730 g (26 oz)
Length 161.5 mm (6.34 in)
Barrel length 93.5 mm (3.83 in)
Width 29.4 mm (1.16 in)

Cartridge 9x18mm Makarov
Action Blowback
Muzzle velocity 315 m/s (1,033 ft/s)
Effective range 50 m (54.7 yd)
Feed system 8-round detachable box magazine (10- and 12-round available on some special Russian models)
Sights Blade front, notch rear (drift adjustable)