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M240 7.62mm Machine Gun


Specifications
M240 / M240C
Weight 22.2 pounds (10.34 kilograms)
Rate of Fire (Cyclic) 650-950 rounds/minute
Rate of Fire (Rapid; 2-3 seconds between bursts) 200 rounds per minute, with a barrel change every 2 minutes
Rate of Fire (Sustained; 4-5 seconds between bursts) 100 rounds per minute, with barrel change every 10 minutes
Range (Maximum) 2.31 miles (3.725 kilometers)
M240B
Length 47.5 inches (120.65 centimeters)
Weight 27.1 pounds (12.29 kilograms)
Bore diameter 7.62mm (.308 inches)
Rate of Fire (Cyclic) 600-650 rounds/minute
Rate of Fire (Rapid; 2-3 seconds between bursts) 200 rounds per minute, with a barrel change every 2 minutes
Rate of Fire (Sustained) 100 rounds per minute
Range (Maximum) 2.31 miles (3.725 kilometers)
Range (Maximum Effective, Point Target) 875 yards (800 meters) on M122A1 tripod
Range (Maximum Effective, Area Target) 1,969 yards (1,800 meters) on M122A1 tripod
Manufacturer/s Fabrique Nationale Manufacturing, Inc., FN Herstal USA
Unit Replacement Cost (~2000) $6,600
M240D
Weight 22.9 pounds (10.39 kilograms)
Rate of Fire (Cyclic) 650-950 rounds/minute
Rate of Fire (Rapid; 2-3 seconds between bursts) 200 rounds per minute, with a barrel change every 2 minutes
Rate of Fire (Sustained; 4-5 seconds between bursts) 100 rounds per minute, with barrel change every 10 minutes
Range (Maximum) 2.31 miles (3.725 kilometers)
M240E1
Weight 25.7 pounds (11.66 kilograms)
Rate of Fire (Cyclic) 650-950 rounds/minute
Rate of Fire (Rapid; 2-3 seconds between bursts) 200 rounds per minute, with a barrel change every 2 minutes
Rate of Fire (Sustained; 4-5 seconds between bursts) 100 rounds per minute, with barrel change every 10 minutes
Range (Maximum) 2.31 miles (3.725 kilometers)
M240G
Weight 25.8 pounds (11.7 kilograms)
Rate of Fire (Cyclic) 650-950 rounds/minute
Rate of Fire (Rapid; 2-3 seconds between bursts) 200 rounds per minute, with a barrel change every 2 minutes
Rate of Fire (Sustained; 4-5 seconds between bursts) 100 rounds per minute, with barrel change every 10 minutes
Range (Maximum) 2.31 miles (3.725 kilometers)
Range (Maximum Effective, Point Target) 875 yards (800 meters) on M122 tripod w/ flexible mount assembly
Range (Maximum Effective, Area Target) 1,969 yards (1,800 meters) on M122 tripod w/ flexible mount assembly
M240L
Length (w/ Standard Barrel) 48.5 inches
Length (w/ Short Barrel) 44.5 inches
Weight (w/ Standard Barrel) 22.3 pounds
Weight (w/ Short Barrel) 21.8 pounds
Bore diameter 7.62mm (.308 inches)
Rate of Fire (Cyclic, w/ Hydraulic Buffer) 550-650 rounds/minute
Range (Maximum Effective, Area Target) 1,800 meters
Muzzle Velocity 2,800 feet/second
M240N
Weight 24.1 pounds (10.93 kilograms)
Rate of Fire (Cyclic) 600-650 rounds/minute
Rate of Fire (Rapid; 2-3 seconds between bursts) 200 rounds per minute, with a barrel change every 2 minutes
Rate of Fire (Sustained; 4-5 seconds between bursts) 100 rounds per minute, with barrel change every 10 minutes
Range (Maximum) 2.31 miles (3.725 kilometers)



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