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Heckler & Koch P30



Overview


H&K P30

Right side view of Heckler & Koch P30 full size pistol.

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Origin
Germany
Type
Pistol
Entered service
2006
Status
In service
Development
Early 2000's
Developer
Germany - Heckler & Koch
Production
2006 - present
Producer
Germany - Heckler & Koch
Designations
P3000
Early project name

Details


Variants of the P30

P30

Full size service pistol. The full size P30 is the only variant of the P30 that is available in .40 Smith & Wesson aside from the standard chambering for 9x19mm Parabellum. P30S features a manual safety.

P30SK

Compact variant of the P30 with shorter slide and frame. The magazine that sits flush within the grip has a lower capacity of 10 rounds. The P30SK S variant features a manual safety.

P30L

Variant of the full size P30 with longer slide and barrel. Initially developed to meet Norwegian police requirements. The P30LS features a manual safety.

Facts P30 (9x19mm) P30 (.40 S&W) P30SK
General
Origin
Germany
Type
Pistol
Caliber
Caliber
9x19mm Parabellum
Magazine
15 round detachable box
Barrel length
98 mm
Rifling
6 grooves, right hand twist
Operation
Action
Recoil operated, Browning style tilting barrel
Fire selector
0 - 1
Rate of fire
Semi-automatic
Dimensions
Length
181 mm
Width
35 mm
Height
138 mm
Weight
0.74 kg empty
Sights
Type
Iron sights, post front and notch rear, 3 dot pattern
Sight radius
148 mm
Accessories
Rail
Picatinny rail on frame

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