PPSh-41 with drum magazine

Type Submachine gun
Place of origin Soviet Union
Service history
In service 1941–present
Used by See Users
Production history
Designer Georgi Shpagin
Manufacturer Numerous
Produced 1941
Number built Approx. 6,000,000
Variants See Variants
Weight 3.63 kg (8.0 lb) (without magazine)
Length 843 mm (33.2 in)
Barrel length 269 mm (10.6 in)

Cartridge 7.62×25mm Tokarev
Action Blowbackopen bolt
Rate of fire around 1000 rounds/min[4]
Muzzle velocity 488 m/s (1,600.6 ft/s)
Effective range 150 m[5]-250 m (820 ft)[6]
Feed system 35-round box magazine or 71-rounddrum magazine
Sights Iron sights

The PPSH-41 is a Soviet submachine gun used in the World War 3 series.  It is also one of Jordan Portner's stockpiled weapons in said novel.  In the novel, these weapons are also used by Jordan's posse of Punisher units.