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Heckler Koch MP5 Submachine Gun Variations

Heckler & Koch MP5 Submachine Gun Variations

MP5A3

MP5A3 Submachine Gun
Picture: MP5A3 Submachine Gun with tactical flashlight

The Heckler & Koch MP5 Submachine Gun employs the same delayed blowback operated roller-locked bolt system found in the famous HK G3 Automatic Rifle. It uses a sheet-metal receiver with four trigger unit configurations. All the elements of HK excellence; reliability, ease of handling, simple maintenance, and safety are highlighted on the MP5. Firing from the closed-bolt position during all modes of fire makes MP5 Submachine Guns extremely accurate and controllable.

MP5A2

Picture: MP5A4 submachine gun with fixed stock.
Picture: MP5A4 submachine gun with fixed stock.

The MP5 is used by military and law enforcement units in more than fifty nations. The MP5 is firmly established as the world’s preeminent submachine gun. All MP5 Submachine Guns use a free floating, cold-hammer forged barrel and fire from the highly accurate closed-bolt position.

MP5K

Picture: MP5KA4 9mm x 19 with 3-round burst trigger group
Picture: MP5KA4 9mm x 19 with 3-round burst trigger group

There are over 120 variants of the HK MP5 Submachine Gun are available to address the widest range of tactical requirements. MP5s can be fitted with a variety of buttstock options including receiver caps, retractable buttstocks, fixed buttstocks, and folding buttstocks. SEF and Numerical trigger groups have a single safety/selector lever on the left side, all other groups have safety/selector levers on both sides.

HK MP5SD

Picture: MP5SD3 9mm with integral aluminium sound supressor
Picture: MP5SD3 9mm with integral aluminum sound suppressor

HK MP5SD Submachine Gun uses an integral aluminum sound suppressor or silencer and it also accepts hypersonic ammunition.

MP5/10 10mm Auto

The MP5/10 10mm Auto was adopted by the United States FBI put never gained popularity due to poor characteristics and since been replaced by the M-4 carbine.

Heckler Koch MP510
Heckler Koch MP5 in 10mm

MP5 40 Smith Wesson

The MP5/40 in 40 caliber Smith and Wesson is not a common variant and has been used by law enforcement agencies starting in the 1990’s.

Top of receiver MP5/40 Smith Wesson
Top of receiver MP5/40 Smith Wesson
MP5/40 in 40 Smith Wesson caliber
MP5/40 in 40 Smith Wesson caliber

Looking for Heckler Koch MP5 Submachine Gun Parts, Magazines, and Accessories?

9mm ammo

mp5 burst trigger pack
Mp5 burst trigger pack

Heckler Koch MP5 Data

 

MP5 Variation Chart
There are about 120 different weapon layouts on the MP5 Variation Chart
MP-5 weapon data. MP5 Modes of fire, MP5 rate of fire, MP5 caliber.

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