Pistolen Patrone 43 m.E. - (1941 - 1945)

- Designations

1941 : 7.9 Infanterie Kurz Patrone
1942 : Maschinenkarabine Patrone S
1943 : Pistolen Patrone 43 m.E.
1945 : Kurz Patrone 43 m.E.

- Specifications of the Pistolen Patrone 43 m.E.

Bullet lenght : 25.80 mm (1.016")
Bullet weight : 8,19 g (126.39 gr)
Bullet diameter : 8.20 mm (.323")
Case lenght : 33.00 mm (1.299")
Annulus : blue
Primer type : Zdh 88 or 30/40
Powder type : Nz. R. P. (1.0-0.8/0.2)
Powder weight : 1.57 g (24.22 gr)
Cartridge lenght : 47.60 mm (1.874")
Cartridge weight : 16.65 g (256.95 gr)
Bullet velocity : 690 m/sec.

- The Zdh 88 brass primer (corrosive)

mercury fulminate : 27 %
antimony sulfide : 29 %
potassium chlorate : 37 %
powdered glass : 7 %

- The Zdh 30/40 zinc-plated steel primer (non-corrosive)

tetracene : 3 %
trinitroresorcinol : 40%
barium nitrate : 42 %
lead oxyde : 5 %
calcium silicide : 10 %

- Manufacturer's codes

ak Munitionsfabriken vormals Sellier & Bellot, Werk Vlasim, Prag, Tschechoslowakei (1944)
aux Polte A.G. Armaturen-u. Maschinenfabriken, Werk Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt (1941)
de "HASAG", Hugo Schneider A.G., Lampenfabrik, Werk Leipzig, Sachsen (1945)
dou Waffenwerke Brünn A.G., Werk Povaszka Bystrica, Tschechoslowakei (1944-45)
fva Draht-u. Metallwarenfabrik GmbH, Salzwedel, Sachsen (1944-45)
hla Metallwarenfabrik Treuenbrietzen GmbH, Werk Sebaldushof, Treuenbrietzen, Brandenburg (1943-45)
kam "HASAG", Eisen-u. Metallwerke GmbH, Werk Skarzysko-Kamienna, Polen (1944)
oxo Teuto Metallwerke GmbH, Osnabrück, Niedersachsen (1944-45)
wa "HASAG", Hugo Schneider A.G., Lampenfabrik, Werk Leipzig, Sachsen (1944)

- Headstamp markings and lot numbers

1. With Tombak Plated Steel Jacket (Tombak Plattiertem Stahlmantel) and primer model 30/40 (Zdh 30/40)

ak St 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11 44
ak

-St

12-13

44

ak -St 1-2-3-4-5-6 45
aux 7.9 2 41
aux 7.9 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-16 42
aux 7.9 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-19 43
aux St 1-2-3-4-5 44
aux 44 St 6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-19-20-21-22-23-24-25-26-28-29-30-31-32-33-34-35-36 -
aux St 33-34-35-36-37 44
aux

-St

37-39-40-41-42-43-44-45-46-47-48-49-50-51-52-53-54-55-56-57-58-59-60-61-62-63-64-65

44

aux -St 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14 45
de -St 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8 45
dou St+ 1-2-3-4-5 44
dou -St 6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-19 44
dou -St 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9 45
fva 44 St 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-19-20-21 -
fva 45 St 1-2-3-4-5 -
hla 7,9 1-2 43
hla St 4-5-6-8-9-10 43
hla St 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17 44
hla

-St

18-19-20-21

44

hla -St 1-2-3-4-5 45
kam St 1-2-3-4-5 44
oxo St 1-2-3-4-5-6-7 44
oxo

-St

8-10

44

oxo -St 1-2-3-4-5 45
wa St 1-2-3-4-5-6-7 44
wa

-St

8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15

44

2. With Cupronickel plated steel jacket (Cupronickel Plattiertem Stahlmantel) and primer model 30/40 (Zdh 30/40)

aux -St 40-41-47-48-52-55-56-57-58-59-60-61-62-63-64-64-65 44
aux -St 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10 45
dou St+ 5 44
dou -St 6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14 44
dou -St 1-2-3-4-5-6-8 45

3. With Tombak Plated Steel Jacket (Tombak Plattiertem Stahlmantel) and primer model 88 (Zdh 88)

aux 7.9 2 41
aux 7.9 3-17 43
aux - 18-19 St 44
aux St 1-2-3-4-35 44
dou St+ 1-2-3-4

44

kam St 1 44

4. With Cupronickel plated steel jacket (Cupronickel Plattiertem Stahlmantel) and primer model 88 (Zdh 88)

dou St+ 1-2-3-4-5 44
dou -St 6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13 44
dou -St 5-6-8 45

2014-06-09