|Manufacturer:||KBP Instrument Design Bureau|
|Action:||Double Action Only (DAO)|
|Caliber:||9 x 18mm Makarov|
P-96M pistol is a new generation combat weapon - short recoil operated, locked breech pistol with low wight polymer frame. Its' small dimensions, large-capacity magazine (double stack) , fixed sights and optimum ergonomics ensure effective combat use. 9x18 mm pistol cartridge with armor-piercing bullet (7N25) makes it possible to penetrate body armor. Due to automatic safety (there is no manual safeties) the pistol can be carried with a cartridge in the chamber, ensuring enhanced readiness to fire. The P-96M can be easily fired by both the right-and left- handed persons. Cartridge: 9x18 mm with armor-piercing core, designation 7N25.