.380 ACP

Cartridge Data Published On: December 20, 2014 at 11:36 pm by Bullet-Blog and last updated on February 12, 2015 at 11:24 am


.380 Auto, 9mm Kurz, 9mm Browning Short, 9x17mm, .380 Automatic Colt Pistol, 9mm Browning Court, 9mm Short


The .380 ACP (AKA: .380 Auto, 9mm Kurz, 9mm Browning Short,9x17mm, .380 Automatic Colt Pistol, 9mm Browning Court, 9mm Short) is a Center Fire cartridge with a Bullet Diameter of 0.355 in” (9.02mm) that is primarily used in Pistols. The .380 ACP originated in The United States in 1908. The .380 ACP also has a case length of 0.68 in” (17.27mm) and an overall length of 0.984 in” (24.99mm).

Cartridge Details

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  • 1908
  • The United States
  • Rimless, Straight
  • Pistols
  • 0.355 in” (9.02mm)
  • 0.373 in” (9.47mm)
  • N/A
  • 0.374 in” (9.5mm)
  • 0.374 in” (9.5mm)
  • 0.05 in” (1.14mm)
  • 0.68 in” (17.27mm)
  • 0.984 in” (24.99mm)
  • Center Fire (Small Pistol)
  • 21500 psi (148 MPa)
  • 135 MPa (19580 psi)
  • ~176 MPa (25454 psi)

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