IMI Galil: Israeli Standard Assault Rifle

IMI Galil with black skin and fixed stock

Type: Assault rifle, Battle rifle, Designated marksman rifle

Place of origin: Israel

In service: 1972-present

Designer: Yisrael Galil, Yakov Lior

Manufacturer: Israel Military Industries

Mass: 3.75 kg (8.27 lb)

Length: 850 mm (33 in) (extended stock), 614 mm (24.2 in) (folded stock)

Cartridge: 5.56x45mm NATO

Action: Gas-operated, rotating bolt

Rate of fire: 630-750 rounds/min

Effective firing range: 300-500 m sight adjustments

Feed system: 5.56x45mm NATO- 35, 50 or 60 rounds

Sights: flip up rear aperture with protective ears; flip up night sights, hooded front post.

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