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.
7.92x57 mm (8x57 IS)
|Bullet diameter||8.08 mm|
|Case length||57 mm|
|Overall length||82 mm|
The following is a non-exhaustive overview of SALW using this type of ammunition.
|Weapon name||Category||Number of countries|
|M1918 Browning||Light Machine Guns||45|
|Mauser K98||Rifles & Carbines||71|