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Ruger MP9


Machine Pistol (MP) / Submachine Gun (SMG) (1995)


Infantry Small Arms / The Warfighter

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The Ruger MP9 is very similar in form and function to the classic Israeli UZI submachine gun.



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Specifications



Service Year
1995

Origin
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United States

Classification


Machine Pistol (MP) / Submachine Gun (SMG)


Sturm, Ruger & Company - USA
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Overall Length
556 mm
21.89 in
Empty Wgt
6.61 lb
3.00 kg
Sights


Iron Front and Rear.


Action


Blowback; Select-Fire; Closed Bolt

Blowback Operation
Gas pressure from the rearward movement of the ignited cartridge case provides the needed bolt movement, ejecting the spent case and stripping a fresh case from the magazine.
(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)*


9x19mm Parabellum

Sample Visuals**


Graphical image of a 9mm pistol cartridge
Rounds / Feed


32-round detachable box magazine
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
328 ft
(100 m | 109 yd)
Rate-of-Fire
600
rds/min


MP9 - Base Series Designation


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