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History of 7.62×39 Ammo:
In fact, the development of this cartridge has actually had a fascinating history, one that has an interesting background. It is important to note that the 7.62×39 round, like many other rounds produced in the Soviet Union, was the result of strict central planning. It can be said that unlike virtually all the other things in the Soviet Union, central planning managed to get this one absolutely right.
The revolution in the Soviet Union began on July 15, 1943, at the time that the Soviet Union was fighting the Nazis. It was a significant day in the history of the Soviet People’s Commissariat for Armament because it was then that the Technical Council met to discuss the possibility of a Soviet Intermediate Cartridge, something the Red Army sorely needed at the time.
This new cartridge was to play a major role in the Soviet side’s military backbone, as dictated by the party’s central planners. The barrel is designed to be used with a light machine gun, a semi-automatic carbine, and a selective-fire rifle. This was the outcome of the work of a committee that included Soviet weapons designers along with (who else?) top military advisors. There were 314 designs considered by the committee before narrowing the field down to eight that were actually manufactured and then tested. It was in December 1943 that the 7.62×41, the forerunner to the 7.62×39, began mass production. As early as March 1944, the first 7.62×39 cartridges rolled off the production line.
7.62×39 Ammo: Frequently Asked Question
What rifles shoot 7.62×39 ammo?
It is noteworthy that, despite the fact that a variety of rifles are chambered for the 7.62x39mm round, the SKS and AK-47 remain the most iconic. Additionally, Colt, Armalite, Olympic Arms, Rock River Arms, and others manufacture firearms for the 7.62×39 caliber. Within the past few years, this caliber has become increasingly popular in AR-15-style rifles.
How far does 7.62×39 ammo travel?
When you use 7.62x39mm ammo, you should be able to cover between 200 and 250 yards, depending on the situation.
What is the status of the 7.62 x 39mm in the Russian military?
While the 5.45x39mm round is the standard issue of the Russian military, the 7.62x39mm is still used by some units.
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