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Walther P22


Semi-Automatic Pistol (2003)


Infantry Small Arms / The Warfighter

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In production since 2003, the Walther P22 semi-automatic pistol is another viable .22 LR chambered handgun available to discerning shooters.



Authored By: Staff Writer | Last Edited: 05/15/2019 | Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com

Specifications



Service Year
2003

Origin
Germany national flag graphic
Germany

Classification


Semi-Automatic Pistol


Carl Walther GmbH - Germany
National flag of Bangladesh National flag of modern Germany National flag of the United States Bangladesh; Germany; United States
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)
Pistol / Sidearm
Compact design for close-quarters work or general self-defense.


Overall Length
160 mm
6.30 in
Barrel Length
87 mm
3.43 in
Empty Wgt
0.95 lb
0.43 kg
Sights


Iron Front and Rear


Action


Semi-Automatic; Blowback

Semi-Automatic
One shot per trigger pull; self-loading or auto-loading action aided by internal mechanism; trigger management (and initial cocking) typically required by the operator; subsequent shots are aided by the unlocked / moved 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)*


.22 LR

Rounds / Feed


10-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.


P22 - Base Series Designation
P22 Target
P22 CA


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