[Medical and technical aspects of weapon effects. IV. Plastic bullets reduce the risk of the military assault rifle (StG 77)].

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56 x 45 mm Rota-ammunition was introduced to meet the requirements of security personnel at prisons. The Austrian military assault rifle (StG 77) can be used for this ammunition. The bullet consists of an X-ray dense plastic material with a weight of 1.6 g. Therefore the kinetic energy of this projectile is lower than that of the standard ammunition, also… (More)

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@article{Missliwetz1991MedicalAT, title={[Medical and technical aspects of weapon effects. IV. Plastic bullets reduce the risk of the military assault rifle (StG 77)].}, author={Johann Missliwetz and Iris Wieser and W. Denk}, journal={Beitrage zur gerichtlichen Medizin}, year={1991}, volume={49}, pages={361-6} }