|For an overview of 9mm ammunition types, see 9mm.|
The 9mm is a medium caliber auto-pistol round, suitable for use in handguns and submachine guns.
Standard and JHP 9mm rounds can be crafted at a reloading bench. A single cartridge requires the following materials:
Powder, pistol (6)
9mm round (1)
Powder, pistol (7)
9mm round, JHP (hand load) (1)
Breaking down a standard 9mm round yields:
9mm round (1)
Powder, pistol (5)
Weapons using this ammunition
|The following is based on test content from the Fallout: New Vegas files.|
|End of information based on test content from the Fallout: New Vegas files|
- 9mm, hollow point
- 9mm round, +P
- 9mm round, JHP hand load
|- Ammunition type||- Weapon spread modifier|
|- Weapon Damage modifier||- Ammo bonus effects|
|- Target Damage Threshold modifier||- Ammo is craftable|
|- Weapon condition modifier||- Percentage chance of empty casing, hull or drained cell/pack/tank|
|9mm round, standard||x 1||x 1||x 1||x 1||25% chance|
|9mm round, +p||x 1.1||- 2||x 1.2||x 1||20% chance|
|9mm round, JHP (hand load)||x 1.65||x 2||x 1||x 1||25% chance|
|9mm round, hollow point||x 1.75||x 3||x 1||x 1||25% chance|
- As one of the most common ammo types in the game, they can be purchased from most merchants that sell weapons and ammo.
- The +P ammunition can be purchased in mass quantities from Bardon at Hoover Dam.
- Occasionally found on NCR troopers.
- Found on legionaries from Caesar's Legion.
- Found on Powder Gangers and escaped convicts.
Behind the scenes
Gun Runners, appears to be unintentional. Specifically, +P rounds are not included in a vendor list which contains all other non-standard types of bullet ammunition.[verified]Although +P rounds are available from most vendors, their scarcity from some vendors, particularly
- Question: "
Is the 9mm Caliber in Fallout NV 9mm Luger (9x19mm) or a more exotic type of 9mm?"
J.E. Sawyer: "It's supposed to be 9x19mm Luger/Parabellum/NATO."
(J.E. Sawyer on Formspring)