Star Model 30M / 30PK
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The Spanish Star Model 30 semi-automatic pistol series utilized an internally-running slide and appeared in the 30M and 30PK forms.
Detailing the development and operational history of the Star Model 30M / 30PK Semi-Automatic Pistol. Entry last updated on 4/24/2017; Authored by Staff Writer; Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com
The Star Model 30M/30PK lines were adopted by the police and army of Spain and taken into inventory by security elements and local police of Peru.
The weapon was chambered for the 9x19mm Parabellum which fed through a 15-round detachable box magazine inserted into the grip handle. The 30M was just a smidgeon over 8" inches in overall length while relying on a 4.7" long barrel assembly. The 30PK measured 7.6" long and had a 3.86" long barrel. Muzzle velocity was slightly elevated in the 30M at 1,250 feet-per-second compared to the 1,200 feet-per-second offered by the shorter 30PK series.
The Model 30 line first appeared in the mid-1980s.
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