MP 40 SMG 9×19mm Parabellum

The MP 40 Submachine Gun, chambered in 9×19mm Parabellum, has a storied history as a quintessential World War II firearm employed by German forces. Developed by Heinrich Vollmer in the late 1930s, the MP 40 became synonymous with the German infantry and elite units, showcasing its compact design and rapid shooting capabilities on the battlefield. Initially intended for paratroopers and armoured vehicle crews, the MP 40's iconic appearance and shooting efficiency made it versatile in various combat scenarios.

Chování a konstrukce

Renowned for its robust construction and reliable behaviour, the MP 40 submachine gun features a blowback-operated mechanism, ensuring smooth and efficient shooting. Firing the widely used 9×19mm Parabellum round offers moderate recoil and ample firepower for close-quarters engagements. The collapsible metal stock and ergonomic handguard enhance the weapon's handling, allowing for precise shooting and manoeuvrability in dynamic shooting situations. The MP 40's simple design and ease of operation made it a favoured choice among German troops during World War II.

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The MP 40's field of use extended across multiple theatres of war during World War II, serving as a primary submachine gun for German troops on both the Eastern and Western fronts. Its compact size and rapid shooting capability were well-suited for urban combat and short-range shooting engagements. The MP 40's reliability and shooting accuracy earned it a reputation as an effective weapon in close-quarters battles and ambush operations, making it a preferred choice for infantry squads and special forces units.

Zajímavá fakta

An interesting fact about the MP 40 is its enduring legacy and continued recognition in popular culture. Regarded as one of World War II's most iconic submachine guns, the MP 40's distinctive appearance and historical significance have immortalized it in movies, books, and video games. The weapon's innovative design elements, such as its folding stock and sleek silhouette, have influenced subsequent firearm developments and continue captivating shooting enthusiasts and collectors worldwide. During the war, the MP 40's impact on military history and its role as a symbol of German military might solidified its place as a cherished and respected firearm in weaponry.

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Price for 10 shots 400 Kč / 16 €

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TypSemi-automatic submachine gun
Typ náboje9×19mm Parabellum
Kapacita32 rounds
SystémStraight blowback, open bolt
Hmotnost3.97 kg (8.75 lb
Délka83 cm (33 in)
Úsťová rychlost400 m/s (1,312 ft/s)
Účinný dostřel100–200 m
Rate of fire500–550 rounds/min
Místo původuGermany
KonstruktérHeinrich Vollmer
Ve služběsince 1940