Rifle cartridges with projectiles with steel cores are designed for fighting any living beings and unarmored targets using: 7,62 mm RPD automatic rifle, 7,62 mm
RPK automatic rifle, 7,62 mm AKM carbine, other types of weapon adapted to this type of ammunition.
|7,62x39||with steel core|
|Projectile type||steel core|
|Projectile weight||7,75 ÷ 8,05 g|
|Propellant charge weight||~ 1,6 g (24,69 gr)|
|Cartridge weight||16,8 ÷ 17,8 g|
|Average velocity of the bullet||V25 = 710 ÷ 725 m/s|