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Model PPN
Norinco Pistol PPN .380 Auto Variant-1
Scale To:
Gun Dimensions Width:1.38-in
Length:7-in Height:4.7-in
Barrel:3.94-in Weight:21.2-oz
1 Variant
Gun Rankings
  • Power Factor (90 grain bullet)90900
  • Recoil Factor (90 grain bullet)2.72 ft-lb
  • Total Capacity8 rounds
  • ConcealabilityGood
  • Defense Factor53%
Gun Specifications
Caliber:.380 Auto
Action:blowback operated semi-auto
Trigger:double-action (DA/SA)
Safety:slide mounted decocker
Frame:aluminum alloy
Grip:black plastic
Sights:3-dot, adjustable rear
Notes:Walther PP improved version
China North Industries Group
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MSRP:No DataUsed Est:No Data
Last Update:12/17/2022
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Cartridge Specifications
Cartridge: .380 Automatic
Alias: 9mm Browning Short
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Ballistics for This Gun
Selected Bullet Mass:90 grains
MV:1010 ft/sec ME:204 ft-lbs
About the Cartridge

Designed by John Browning and introduced by Fabrique Nationale of Belgium, this cartridge has achieved world-wide acceptance and has even been adopted as the standard pistol cartridge by several governments. One reason for the round's success is that it is the largest practical cartridge that can be easily adapted to small automatic pocket pistols. Ballistics fall far short of even the 9mm Luger, but still prove adequate for most self-defense situations. The round has established quite a niche position in this role, often being chosen over more traditional small calibers such as the .25 and .32 Autos.

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