What caliber is a M1 30 Carbine?

What caliber is a M1 30 Carbine?

Caliber .30
M1 carbine

Carbine, Caliber .30, M1
Length 35.6 in (900 mm)
Barrel length 18 in (460 mm)
Cartridge .30 Carbine
Action Gas-operated (short-stroke piston), rotating bolt

What ammo is used in an M1 Carbine?

The .30 Carbine (7.62×33mm) is a rimless carbine/rifle cartridge used in the M1 carbine introduced in the 1940s. It is a light rifle round designed to be fired from the M1 carbine’s 18-inch (458 mm) barrel. Maximum pressure (C.I.P.)

Is a 30 cal bigger than 9mm?

You must first understand that most U.S. standard calibers are stated in inches, while metric calibers are stated in millimeters (mm). We see a lot of calibers like 5.56mm, 6.5mm, 6.8mm, 7mm, 7.62mm, 8mm, 9mm, 10mm, etc. So, a 30-caliber bullet is actually 0.30” diameter, but it’s also a 7.62mm diameter.

What gun is stronger 30-06 or 308?

308 Winchester will perform as much as 15% better in terms of velocity, energy, and trajectory, than will most 220-grain bullets fired from a . 30/06.

Which M1 carbine has the most value?

What is the most valuable M1 carbine? Original, “as built” condition Rock-Ola’s and Saginaw/Irwin Peterson tend to be the highest valued basic M1 Carbines. The much rarer UN-Quality and virtually non existent Commercial Contols M1 Carbines tend to be auction pieces where just about anything is possible. Where is the serial number on an M1 carbine?

Which M1 carbine manufacturer is the best?

The M1 Carbine as a round is ballistically effective. Remember,the M1 Carbine was designed to replace the M1911A1 in the hands of support troops,machine gunners,etc.,whoever

  • If the Carbine was so bad,why did Audie Murphy use one? American’s most-decorated soldier of World War II,Lt.
  • It was the chosen weapon of our enemy.
  • What is the value of an M1 rifle?

    What is a M1 CARBINE Rifle Worth? A M1 CARBINE rifle is currently worth an average price of $908.00 new and $754.24 used . The 12 month average price is $984.57 new and $889.45 used. The new value of a M1 CARBINE rifle has fallen ($242.16) dollars over the past 12 months to a price of $908.00 . The used value of a M1 CARBINE rifle has fallen ($201.15) dollars over the past 12 months to a price of $754.24 .

    What is the history of the M1 carbine?

    Ethiopia: 16,417 units

  • France: 269,644 units (1954–1962,Algerian War) Classified as the Mousqueton Américain M1 Calibre .30 (“M1 Carbine,American,.30-caliber”) in Metropolitan French service.
  • Germany : Nazi Germany: No recorded issue.
  • Greece: 38,264 units (Hellenic (Greek) Air Force until mid-1990s)
  • Guatemala: 6063 units
  • Honduras: 5,581 units