Lightweight, but Heavy Oomph

Kemp, Ian
August 2007
Armada International;Aug/Sep2007, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p68
The article offers information on technological advancements in the field of machine guns. FN Herstal has been producing the Minimi New Standard weapon since 1996, which provides improved reliability and better ergonomics and produces variants for users willing to sacrifice range to save weight. The Israel Weapon Industries Negev 5.56 millimeter is a multi-purpose weapon that could be fed from belts and magazines.


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