The RPD is a light machine gun that was first conceived back in 1943, and entered service in 1945. The name RPD is completely descriptive of the type of gun it is; Ruchnoy Pulemyot Degtyaryova, or in English 'hand held machine gun. This versatile weapon is chambered in 7.62 mm, and lives life in full auto, literally! The RPD has no semi automatic mode, so its operators are always taught to fire in bursts. The RPD is a belt fed weapon, and ammo links are usually set up for 100 rounds.
The rate of fire is approximately 650 rounds per minute; that's a lot of lead! Make sure to let our friendly and knowledgeable team know if you'd like to include the RPD in your shooting experience, from the moment you step in to our amazing facility, they'll be looking after you. They will have you set up with safety gear, and a full range briefing before letting you lose with this incredible machine gun!
Requirements to Shoot:
- Sober; Alcohol or drugs are strictly prohibited. Anyone believed to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs will be refused the use of the range.
- Not Pregnant.
- Mentally Stable.
- Minors must be at least 10 years of age to shoot, minors under the age of 18, must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times.
- Must have valid government approved ID with you on the day of shooting.
- We require a deposit or full payment to confirm your reservation.
- All reservations are non-refundable but are fully transferable for up to one year from the reservation date.