M60 mm General Purpose Machine Gun. Gary’s U.S. Infantry Weapons Reference Guide. FM M This manual contains instructions for the operation and maintenance of the PK (pintle-mounted PKT with a manual trigger intended for naval and static. Whenever we can find an interesting original firearm manual, we’ll scan it and post it here. If you have a manual you Madsen Saetter GPMG manual (English) .

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The L7 was adopted by the British forces as a replacement for the long-serving Vickers machine gun in the medium role and the Bren in the light assault rolefollowing trials in Rounds penetrate the cinder block but leave a net-like structure of unbroken block. The M60 can be fired from either the shoulder or the hip to provide a high volume of assault and suppressive fires. For the gmg gun, see Royal Ordnance L7.

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M60 and M60D Operator’s Manual. Click here for more information. Non-disintegrating DM1 or disintegrating M13 linked belt. The rear sight is hinged to a base with protective ears that is integral with the receiver’s upper forging. The L7 general-purpose machine gun is used by the British Army.


Another tank machine gun is the L37A2 succeeded the Gpmgg designed to be mounted on tank turrets, in the commander’s position, on wheeled armoured vehicles and gpng armored personnel carriers.

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Machine guns General-purpose machine guns. Archived from the original on 25 March Type 67 on a tripod field mount. Initially, the firearms were produced in Belgium.

Conventional pistol grip and trigger, plus kit allowing dismounted use. Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information.

Archived from the original PDF on January 5, In the Shadow of a Cease-fire: The dust created by the bullet strikes also makes precise aiming difficult.

Jane’s Information Group; 21 edition May This article’s factual accuracy may be compromised due to out-of-date information.

Retrieved 3 October Archived from the original on 21 Mahual Archived from manuaal original on 16 October The machine gun is fitted with a folding bipod attached to the end of the gas cylinder that can be adjusted for height.


Archived from the original on 11 October Several other variants have been developed, notably the L8 produced in the L8A1 and L8A2 versionsmodified for mounting inside armoured vehicles the L37 variant was developed for mounting on armoured vehicles.

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In a stationary defensive role, the L7A2 can be mounted on the L4A1 tripod in conjunction with a periscope sight. Bonn International Center for Conversion. Discuss Proposed since September Crew-Served Machine Mankal, 5. This page was last edited on 27 Decemberat Fixed aircraft version, firing from a solenoid trigger; Capable, at least in some subvariants, of left and right hand feeding.

Coaxial version for armoured fighting vehicles ; Many subvariants including the T3 M Quote taken from leaf.