The Type 3 SMG (Japanese: 3サブマシンガンを入力) is a Japanese .45 ACP submachine gun.
In late 2010, the JSDF is looking for a replacement of the ageing PM-9 submachine gun.
Action: Delayed blowback
Caliber: .45 ACP
Weight: 2.5lbs unloaded, 3.8lbs loaded
Barrel Length: 12in barrel
Muzzle velocity:1225 ft/s (373m/s)
Rate of Fire: 1000 RPM
Feed System (round capacity): 25 round detachable magazine
Sights: Iron sights