What caliber is Walther P99?
What caliber is Walther P99?
|Cartridge||9×19mm Parabellum .40 S&W 9×21mm IMI|
|Action||Short recoil operated, locked breech|
|Muzzle velocity||408 m/s (1,339 ft/s) (9×19mm) 344 m/s (1,129 ft/s) (.40 S&W)|
|Effective firing range||50 m (55 yd) (9×19mm)|
Who uses the P99?
The P99 is used by a number of German regional police forces and a number of police forces worldwide. It is also used by the Finnish Army. Already a two decade old design, the P99 is unlikely to be adopted by further armies and police agencies.
What does a Walther P99 shoot?
The P99 offers the choice between Full Size (FS) and Compact (C) frame sizes, available in either 9mm x 19, 9mm x 21 and . 40 S&W. Trigger actions available are Anti-Stress, Quick-Action or Double-Action-Only. Anti-Stress (AS): Traditional Double-Action/Single-Action trigger with Decocker.
Is there a safety on a Walther P99?
The WALTHER P99 pistol has a multi-stage safety system: a striker block safty, a trigger safety, a safety against an accidental shot and a pin release switch. These safeties allow carrying the pistol with a cartridge loaded in the chamber. An additional safety of this handgun is an anti-stress trigger mechanism.
What gun did Pierce Brosnan use in James Bond?
Julien’s Auctions in April 2021 offers an original screen-used hero Walther P99 semi-automatic 9mm (P.A.K.) pistol, serial number B8041837, used by Pierce Brosnan in his role as the iconic James Bond character in Tomorrow Never Dies (1997).
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|Caliber||0.355 inches (9.0 mm)|
|Action||Short recoil, hinged locking piece assisted breechblock|
|Muzzle velocity||1,050 ft/s (320 m/s)|
How many rounds does the Walther P99 pistol have?
In terms of capacity, Walther P99 provides more round magazine options as the pistol comes with a 10, 15, and 20 rounds. Before, its standard is just ten rounds, but with the added capacity, it causes the gun to protrude a little.
Why buy a P99 handgun?
This world-class handgun is trusted by professionals who trust their lives to a firearm daily. The P99 is genuinely an innovative tool. The ergonomics, dependability, accuracy, and safety features were/are decades ahead of their time.
Are Walther P99 and P99 compact good for self defense?
All in all, the Walther P99 and P99 Compact are solid if overlooked pistols for self-defense, home defense, tactical use, and concealed carry. These pistols are fully reliable and highly ergonomic. I can personally attest to their quality and am grateful for the many years of service they have provided and will continue to provide.
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A major name in budget options for a wide range of firearms, the PSA PX-9 is a solid installment in their lineup. And one of the best bang-for-the-buck starter AR-9s you can get. Fit and finish is decent but it will always go bang. And in the end that’s what really matters, right? I’ve used them for a couple PCC competitions and had a blast.