Machine Gun

WW2: Japanese Type 92 7.7mm Machine Gun

japanese 7.7mm machine gun

On 14 October 1944, while escorting a task force of of Formosa, the USS Reno came under air attack by Japanese torpedo aircraft. The cruise Reno fired on 11 different Japanese aircraft, shooting down six aircraft. On aircraft struck the aft gun battery on the Reno hitting a fire hydrant …

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M2 M2HB Browning 50 caliber Machine Gun

Browning M2 machine gun on M3 Tripod

M2 M2HB Browning 50 caliber Machine Gun The Browning M2 .50 caliber (12.7mm) Machine Gun, is a World War II era automatic, belt-fed, recoil operated, air-cooled, crew-operated machine gun. It is currently fielded by 20 different militaries around the world. The M2HB machine gun is used to engage dismounted infantry, …

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MK19 Grenade Launcher

MK-19 40mm

MK19 Grenade Launcher Features: The 40mm MK19 machine gun, MOD 3 is an air-cooled, disintegrating metallic link-belt fed, blowback operated, fully automatic weapon and is crew transportable over short distances with limited amounts of ammunition. It can fire a variety of 40mm grenades. The M430 HEDP 40mm grenade will pierce armor …

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Heckler Koch MP5 Submachine Gun Variations

Heckler Koch MP510

Heckler & Koch MP5 Submachine Gun Variations MP5A3 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 …

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Heckler Koch MP5 SubMachine Gun

US Navy Seal with Heckler Koch MP5

Heckler Koch MP5 SubMachine Gun The is the weapon of choice for anti-terrorist teams. It is more complex in design and expensive than comparable submachine guns, however the MP5 is a highly accurate weapon and ideal for close combat situations. The MP5 can fire 800 rounds per second or 13 …

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M249 Squad Automatic Weapon System (SAW)

M249 belt fed machine gun

M249 Squad Automatic Weapon System (SAW) 5.56 mm M249 Machine Gun Picture The M249 SAWS light machine gun is gas-operated, magazine or disintegrating metallic link-belt fed, individually portable machine gun capable of delivering a large volume of effective fire to support infantry squad operations. The M249 is used to suppress …

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M240 Machine Gun

M240 Machine Gun

M240 Machine Gun by Fabrique Nationale The M240 machine gun is the latest version of the 7.62-mm machine gun. As units are fielded with the M240B, the M60 will be phased out The M240 was originally designed as a coaxial weapon for armored vehicle applications based on the FN-MAG-58. M240B …

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M1 Thompson “Tommy Gun” Submachine Gun

M1 Thompson submachinegun

M1 Thompson “Tommy Gun” Submachine Gun The Submachine Gun, Cal. .45, M1/M1A1 Thompson was a blowback submachine gun. It was selective for semi- or fully-automatic fire. It fired a .45 cal. cartridge in 20- or 30-round magazines. It’s rate of fire was 700 rpm. The gun was reliable, and continued …

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M-2HB .50 cal Machine Gun

US Navy .50 caliber machine gun

M-2HB .50 caliber Machine Gun The historic Browning M-2Hb has served the US military for almost one century. The US Navy continues to use these fifty caliber beasts for short range defense on many ships. A Gunner’s Mate fires a .50 caliber machine gun from off the hangar bay of …

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German MP44 Magazine (1945)

MP44 Magazine

MP44 which means Machinenpistole 1944 used the above style magazine. This Nazi magazine is marked “qlw” and was made in 1945. “MP44” is stamped into the lower half of the mag. The floor plate is marked “CHN” was indicates that it was made by Gebr. Reinhold, Maschinenfabrik und Eisengiesserei. The …

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