Commercial 9mm Makarov ammunition fired in 9mm Luger pistols / a case study by Mark L. Simonson


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AFTE Journal 38.1 (Winter 2006), 66-69


A routine examination of fired 9mm Makarov caliber cartridge cases of American commercial manufacture revealed breechface and ejector impression characteristics similar to that of a common 9mm Luger caliber semi-automatic pistol. Frther investigation of the actual cartridge dimensions of commercial manufactured 9mm Makarov ammunition revealed that some are capable of being fired in 9mm Luger caliber firearms