The 7.92×57mm Mauser (designated as the 8mm Mauser or 8×57mm by the SAAMI and 8 × 57 I.S. by the C.I.P.) is a rimless bottlenecked rifle cartridge. The 7.92×57mm Mauser cartridge was adopted by the German Empire in 1903–1905 and was the German service cartridge in both World Wars.
In its day, the 7.92×57mm Mauser cartridge was one of the world’s most popular military cartridges. In the 21st century, it is still a popular sport and hunting cartridge that is factory-produced in Europe and the United States.
The parent cartridge, upon which the 7.92×57mm Mauser is based, was adopted by Germany in 1888 as the Patrone 88 (cartridge 88) or M/88 (along with the Gewehr 1888service rifle).
|11.7 g (181 gr) RWS DK||820 m/s (2,700 ft/s) 3,934||J (2,902 ft⋅lbf)|
|12.1 LP RWS HMK||820 m/s (2,700 ft/s) 4,068||J (3,000 ft⋅lbf)|
|12.7 g (196 gr) RWS TMR||800 m/s (2,600 ft/s) 4,064||J (2,997 ft⋅lbf)|
|12.8 g (198 gr) RWS ID||800 m/s (2,600 ft/s) 4,096||J (3,021 ft⋅lbf)|
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It also has a great following among hunters as it is a proven round for use on medium- and larger-sized game.