7.62 x 54mm R

The data on ammunition is provided primarily by the BwVC, but also from national and regional focal points on SALW control; data published by think tanks, international organizations and experts; and/or data provided by individual researchers on SALW. It is not exhaustive. If you would like to add to or amend the data, please click here.

Bullet diameter 7.92 mm
Case length 53.72 mm
Overall length 77.16 mm


The following is a non-exhaustive overview of SALW using this type of ammunition.
Weapon name Category Number of countries
Dragunov SVD Rifles & Carbines 54
Mosin-Nagant Rifle Mod. 1891 Rifles & Carbines 62
Norinco Type 67 Self-Loading Pistols & Revolvers 2
PK Light Machine Guns 71