Type 3 SMG

The Type 3 SMG (Japanese: 3サブマシンガンを入力) is a Japanese .45 ACP submachine gun.


In late 2010, the JSDF is looking for a replacement of the ageing PM-9 submachine gun.  


Action: Delayed blowback

Caliber: .45 ACP

Weight: 2.5lbs unloaded, 3.8lbs loaded

Length: 30in 

Barrel Length: 12in barrel

Muzzle velocity:1225 ft/s (373m/s)

Rate of Fire: 1000 RPM

Range: ~100m 

Feed System (round capacity): 25 round detachable magazine

Sights: Iron sights

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