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|All information listed assumes Standard FMJ (Reg/SP/FMJ)|
|Cost per round||0.90|
|Weight per round (units)||0.01|
|Quantity (retail box/bulk can)||50 / 1000|
|Primer type||Small pistol|
|Powder type||Pistol powder|
|Projectile type||.365, 95 grain|
|Cost per case||0.207|
|Standard load (SP)||62 pwdr|
|Cold load (-P)||56 pwdr|
|Hot load (+P)||68 pwdr|
|Super load (+P+)||74 pwdr|
|Real world information|
|Ref. barrel length (inches)||3.68 (Makarov PM)|
|Muzzle velocity||319 m/s (1045 ft/s)|
|Muzzle energy||312 Joule (230 ft-lbf)|
|Country of origin||Soviet Union|
9x18mm Makarov is a type of ammunition for firearms. It is classified as a (P)istol caliber.
9x18mm is pronounced nine by eighteen millimeters. Makarov is pronounced MA-Kah-Rof.
This caliber may also be known as 9x18mm PM (after the Makarov PM), 9mm Makarov, 9x18mm, or colloquially 9 Mak. To better differentiate it from the similarly named 9x19mm, it is sometimes given a 9.2mm designation, such as 9.2mm Makarov or 9.2x18mm, however this has fallen into disuse.
There are 12 base weapons chambered in this caliber.
- IZHMEKH Makarov PM
- IZHMEKH Makarov PMM
- KBP OTs-01 Kobalt
- KBP OTs-33 Pernach
- KBP R-92
- Molot Plant Stechkin APS
- RPC Fort Fort-12
- ZiD AEK-919K Kashtan
Barrel length groups
The reference barrel length belongs to the group listed in italics.
|Group name||Barrel length range||Damage multiplier|
|Handgun||Up to 5"||1.0x|
|SMG||5.1" - 8"||1.15x|
|Long barrel||8.1" and up||1.3x|
The following brands and projectile types are available in retail:
|Brand name||Composition||Available projectile types|
|Standard||Reg/SP|| FMJ (1.0x)|
|High Impulse||Reg/+P|| FMJ (1.1x)|
|Milsurp||Surp/SP|| FMJ (0.25x)|
|Milsurp Hot||Surp/+P|| FMJ (0.275x)|
The multipliers listed correspond to the value multipliers to cost of ammunition provided by powder type, pressure level, and projectile type. They are included on this table as a convenience, in order to tell at a glance the cost of a given brand and projectile combination.
|Availability of 9x18mm Makarov as a Customs family chambering:|
- No weapons chambered in this caliber can be created through a Minor service.