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RPG-22


Disposable Rocket-Propelled Grenade Launcher (1985)


Infantry Small Arms / The Warfighter

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The RPG-22 represented yet-another in a long line of Cold War-era Rocket Propeller Grenade launcher weapons of Soviet origin.



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Specifications



Service Year
1985

Origin
Soviet Union national flag graphic
Soviet Union

Classification


Disposable Rocket-Propelled Grenade Launcher


State Factories - Soviet Union
National flag of Bulgaria National flag of Colombia National flag of Croatia National flag of Georgia National flag of India National flag of Iraq National flag of Peru National flag of Russia National flag of the Soviet Union National flag of Turkmenistan National flag of Ukraine Bulgaria; Colombia; Croatia; Georgia; India; Iraq; Moldova; Peru; Russia; Soviet Union (former); Turkmenistan; Ukraine
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)


Overall Length
850 mm
33.46 in
Barrel Length
785 mm
30.91 in
Empty Wgt
6.17 lb
2.80 kg
Sights


Integrated Sighting Device.


Action


Not Available.

(Material presented above is for historical and entertainment value and should not be construed as usable for hardware restoration, maintenance, or general operation - always consult official manufacturer sources for such information)


Caliber(s)*


72.5mm

Sample Visuals**


Graphical image of a shoulder-fired rocket projectile
Rounds / Feed


Single-Shot; Disposable Tube.
Cartridge relative size chart
*May not represent an exhuastive list; calibers are model-specific dependent, always consult official manufacturer sources.
**Graphics not to actual size; not all cartridges may be represented visually; graphics intended for general reference only.
Max Eff.Range
575 ft
(175 m | 192 yd)
Rate-of-Fire
1
rds/min
Muzzle Velocity
435 ft/sec
(133 m/sec)


RPG-22 - Base Series Designation.


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