Saturday, June 25, 2011

Smith and Wesson M76

Another first for me... At a recent machine gun shoot, I was able to shoot the Smith and Wesson M76.

Smith and Wesson M76 Specs:
Designed: 1967
Manufacturer: Smith & Wesson
Produced: 1967–1974
Weight: Unloaded: 7.25 lbs, Loaded: 8.75 lbs
Length: Stock folded: 2.25 inches, Stock extended: 30.50 inches
Barrel length: 8 inches
Cartridge: 9x19mm Parabellum
Action: Blowback
Rate of Fire: 720 rounds/min
Feed System: 14, 24 or 36-round magazine
Sights: Front: protected blade, rear: fixed aperture

At 720 rounds/min, you can go through 9mm ammo pretty fast.  Begin your ammo search at Ammunition Vault.

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