7.62x54 ID


#1

Hi,

Can anybody ID the who made the cartridge below. This is an AP round as far as I know.

Thank you for any information.

Heavyiron


#2

It is “ZV - Zavod Volodarskogo” in Ulyanovsk which was later known as “3” Ulyanovsk Machinery Plant State Production Association .


#3

Hi EOD,

Thank you very much. I couldn’t find this one on a list anywhere.

Heavyiron


#4

Yes, “ZV” and it’s a B-30 AP round. The crimped primer might indicate it’s intended use was for the ShKas MG. Can anyone confirm this?

AKMS


#5

As a ShKAS cartridge it should have a CWS case.