Specifications for the
Panzerbuchse 38 (PzB 38)
Country of Origin: Nazi Germany
Manufacturer: Gustloff Werke; Rheinmetall-Borsig - Nazi Germany
Initial Year of Service: 1938
Overall Length: 1615 mm (63.58 in)
Barrel Length: 1,085.00 mm (42.72 in)
Weight (Empty): 35.71 lb (16.20 kg)
Caliber*: 7.92x94mm Patronen
Action: Single-Shot; Manually-Acutated Bolt-Action System
Muzzle Velocity: 3,970 ft/sec (1,210 m/sec)
Rate-of-Fire: 10 rounds per minute
Range: 1,640 ft (500 m; 547 yds)
Sights: Front Post; Rear Notch
* Listed caliber(s) for firearms may be model dependent if more than one model type/chambering was produced. Always consult official manufacturer's information or a licensed dealer.
Panzerbusche 38 (PzB 38) - Base Series Designation.