Steyr MPi 69

The Steyr MPi 69 is a 9×19mm submachine gun of the late 20th century made by the Austrian firm Steyr.

Steyr MPi 69
Class Manportable
Type Machine Guns
Manufacturer Steyr Mannlicher
Production Period 1969 - 1990
Origin Austria
Country Name Origin Year
Austria 1960
ManufacturerName Production From Production To Quantity
Steyr Mannlicher 1969 1990 View

In 1990, the MPi 81 was replaced by the TMP in the product line, though the TMP was also discontinued by Steyr, who sold the design to Brügger & Thomet and improved as the Brügger & Thomet MP9.

Type Submachine gun
Place of origin Austria
Service history
Used by Argentina, Austria, Greece, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia
Production history
Designer Steyr
Designed 1960s
Manufacturer Steyr
Produced 1969–1990
Variants MPi 81
Weight 3.13 kg (6.90 lb)
Length 670 mm (26.4 in) stock extended

465 mm (18.3 in) stock collapsed
Barrel length 260 mm (10.2 in)
Cartridge 9×19mm Parabellum
Action Blowback
Rate of fire MPi 69: 550 rounds/min, MPi 81: 700 rounds/min
Muzzle velocity 381 m/s (1,250 ft/s)
Effective firing range 150 m
Feed system 25 or 32-round detachable box magazine
Sights Fore, blade; rear, flip aperture

326 mm (12.8 in) sight radius

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