FN Minimi:

FN Minimi - Wikipedia
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Type: Light Machine Gun and Squad Automatic Weapon.

Place of Origin: Belgium

Designer: Ernest Vervier

Designed in: Early 1970s

In Service: 1974- Present

Manufacturer: FN Herstal

Mass: 7.1 KGs (15.7 lbs)

Length: 1,040 mm ( 40.9 inches)

Cartridge: 5.56x45mm NATO

Caliber: 5.56mm/7.62mm

Action: Gas-Actuated, Single bolt

Effective Firing Range: 300-1000 m (With Sights)

Feed Systems: 100-200 Box Detachable Magazines

Sights:Rear Aperture, Front Post.

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