INERT 1942 dated PTRD-41 14.5x114mm AP round
The PTRD-41 was in service with the Red Army at the commencement of Barbarrosa in 1941. Firing the 14.5mm round at a muzzle velocity of between 3320 and 3655fps enabled 35-40mm of armour penetration, this was sufficient to defeat the side armour of all German tanks and SPG's of that time. It had a effective range of 300m.
Bullet is tight in the case. Near mint condition with unstruck (oiled) primer.
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