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M79 Grenade Launcher


Specifications
Length (Overall) 73.7 centimeters (29 inches)
Length (Barrel Group) 38.1 centimeters (15 inches)
Length (Barrel Only) 35.6 centimeters (14 inches)
Weight (Unloaded) 2.72 Kilograms (6 pounds)
Weight (Loaded) 2.92 Kilograms (6.5 pounds)
Bore Diameter 40mm
Action Break-open, single-shot
Muzzle Velocity 76 meters/second (250 feet/second)
Maximum Range 400 meters (1,312 feet)
Maximum Effective Range (Point Target) 150 meters (492 feet)
Maximum Effective Range (Area Target) 350 meters (1,148 feet)
Minimum Safe Range (Training) 130 meters (426 feet)
Minimum Safe Range (Combat) 31 meters (102 feet)



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