This pistol was designed to fit the novel 5,45-mm*18 cartridge. The designers were to solve a challenging task to design the arms for concealed carrying, which predetermined the apperance and design of the pistol. The invertors succeeded in this work and developed the sample witht maximum thickness of 21 mm.
Калибр - 5,45 мм
Масса с патронами - 0,50 кг
Общая длина - 155 мм
Емкость магазина - 8 патронов
Боевая скорострельность - 8 выстрелов за 10-15 сек
Серийное производство с 1974 года
This pistol of PSM version has been serially prodiced since 1974 at the Izhevsk Mechanical Plant. The PSM pistol iz used as a personal weapon by top-rank officers and generals of the Russian Army and officers of the Special Servises.