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The Fort-18R is a semi-automatic Less Lethal (traumatic) pistol for non-lethal rubber ammunition (9 mm P.A.) or tear gas ammunition which was designed by Ukrainian firearms designer RPC Fort. The Fort-18R is a blowback operated, double action pistol. Manual safety is mounted on the left side of the slide only, and locks the hammer either in cocked or in lowered position.
Guns are manufactured in standard grade with matte finish. This model has frame made of highly durable plastic reinforced by steel – as result it has reduced weight which is important for every day carrying. As the combat “Fort 17” this pistol has interchangeable back straps enabling to fit the grip size to the shooter’s hand. Magazine is of double column type, and holds 12 rounds of ammunition, magazine release button is located at the base of the trigger guard, on the left side of the frame.
- Caliber 9 mm P.A.Rubber
- Operation mode Blowback operated Trigger mechanism Single or double action
- Overall length 207 mm
- Height 131 mm
- Width 34 mm
- Barrel length 124 mm
- Weight with empty magazine (kg) 0,760
- Trigger pull force (kg) 2,5 – 3,5
- Muzzle velocity (m/s) 300
- Magazine capacity (rds) 13