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RPG-7 / RPG-7V / Antitank Grenade Launcher

Specifications
System
Date of Introduction 1962
Proliferation At least 40 countries
Crew 2
Caliber (launcher)(mm) 40
Weight (kg) 7.9 empty
Length (mm) 950
Rate of Fire (rounds/minute) 6
Grenade Components Warhead, rocket motor, tail assembly
Sights
Name PGO-7
Type Optical w/II
Magnification 2.7x, 13 field of view
Location Top of Launcher/sight-left side
Sighting Range (m) 500
Night Sights Available NSP-3, NSP-2(IR), NSPU, PGN-1 (II), IPN58(II)
Variants RPG-7D,RPG-7DV1, Folding variants used by airborne troops
Ammunition
Name PG-7V
Caliber (mm) 85
Type HEAT
Range (m)
Effective 500
Minimum INA
Moving 300
Penetration Armor (mm) 330
Length (mm) INA
Weight (kg) 2.2
Name PG-7VM
Caliber (mm) 70.5
Type INA
Range (m)
Effective 500
Minimum INA
Moving N/A
Penetration Armor (mm) 330
Muzzle Velocity (m/s) 140
Length (mm) 950
Weight (kg) 2
Name PG-7VS
Caliber (mm) 72
Type INA
Range (m)
Effective 500
Minimum INA
Moving N/A
Penetration Brick (m) +1.5, Reinforced Concrete (m) +1
Muzzle Velocity (m/s) 140
Length (mm) INA
Weight (kg) 2
Name PG-7VL
Caliber (mm) 93
Type INA
Range (m)
Effective 300
Minimum INA
Penetration Armor (mm) 600,Brick (m) 1.7, Reinforced Concrete (m) +1.1
Muzzle Velocity (m/s) 112
Length (mm) 980
Weight (kg) 2.6
Name PG-7VR (Uses RPG-7V1 Launcher Sights)
Caliber (mm) 105
Type Tandem
Range (m)
Effective 200
Minimum INA
Penetration Armor (mm) +750,Brick (m) 2, Reinforced Concrete (m) +1.5
Muzzle Velocity (m/s) INA
Length (mm) 1,306
Weight (kg) 4.5



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