Flashcards in 109-Weapons Deck (91):
Describe the M9 Service pistol:
SMERDC. Semiautomatic, magazine fed, recoil operated, double action pistol, chamber for 9mm cartridge
M9 system of operation?
Short recoil, semi-automatic
33.86 empty, 40.89oz with staggered 15 round magazine
M9 Max effective range?
M9 Max Range?
What are the 4 weapon safety rules?
TREAT every weapon as if it were loaded.
NEVER point a weapon at anything you do not intend to shoot.
KEEP finger straight and off the trigger until you are ready to fire.
KEEP weapon safe until you are ready to fire.
M9: how do you know proper magazine seating has occurred?
Click of the magazine catch is heard
Describe the M16A4:
LGAMS: Lightwight, gas-operated, air-cooled, magazine-fed, shoulder-fired, weapon that can be fired in the semi auto and auto
M16: System of operation?
Gas operated, semi-automatic, 3 round burst
M16: Length w/compensator?
M16: Weight w/30 round mag?
M16: Max effective range?
550 meters (point), 800 meters (area)
M16: Stripper clips contain how many rounds?
M16: How long do you have to remove a live round in the chamber of a hot barrel?
Describe the M4 service rifle:
LGAMS: Lightweight, gas-operated, air-cooled, magazine-fed, shoulder-fired, weapon that can be fired in the semi auto and auto 3 round burst
M4: Length, buttstock collapsed?
M4: Max effective range?
550m (point), 800m (area)
M4: Max range?
Describe the M4 Super 90 (M1014 Shotgun)
SFARGOTRDS: Semi-auto, fixed magazine tube, auto regulating gas operated, twin operating system, rotating bolt head, dual locking lugs, self cleaning
M4 Super 90 (M1014 Shotgun): Caliber?
M4 Super 90 (M1014 Shotgun): System of operation?
ARGO twin system with dual gas system
M4 Super 90 (M1014 Shotgun): Weight (empty)
M4 Super 90 (M1014 Shotgun): Max ranges?
Depends on ammo used
M4 Super 90 (M1014 Shotgun): Magazine?
Seven 2.75" shells or six 3" shells
M4 Super 90 (M1014 Shotgun): Which way does the shell rim face?
Shotgun: What must be removed when switching ammunition?
Chambered shell and shell on the carrier
What type of grenade is an M67?
What filling is contained in the M67?
What is the filling weight in the M67?
What is the weight of the M67?
What is the detonation mechanism of the M67?
Pyrotechnic (4 sec) delay M213 fuse
M67: casualty radius?
M67: Fatality radius?
Describe the M203 grenade launcher:
L.S.B.P.S. Lightweight, single-shot, breech-loaded, pump action, shoulder fired
3.5 lbs loaded, 3 lbs unloaded
M16 + M203 weight fully loaded?
M203: Max range?
Approx 400 meters
M203: Fire team sized area target?
M203: Vehicle or weapon point target?
M203: Safe training range?
M203: Combat range?
M203: Rate of fire?
5-7 rounds per min
M203: Condition 1?
Round in chamber, action is closed and weapon on safe
M203: Condition 4?
Chamber clear. Action closed. Weapon on safe
Describe the M249 SAW:
GAMBOA Gas-operated, air-cooled, belt or magazine-fed, automatic, open bolt firing
M249 SAW: Weight?
17lbs with bipod/tools, 23.92lbs w/200 round drum
M249 SAW: Max range?
M249 SAW: Effective?
800m point, 1,000m area, 600m grazing
M249 SAW: Sustained rate of fire?
85rpm, 3-5 round bursts, 4-5sec between bursts, no barrel changes
M249 SAW: Rapid rate of fire?
200rpm, 6-8 round bursts, barrel change every 2 minutes
M249 SAW: Cyclic rate of fire?
850 rounds per minute, continuous burst, barrel change every minute
M249 SAW: Condition 1?
Bolt locked to rear, safe, ammo in feed tray or mag well, cover closed
M249 SAW: Condition 3?
Bolt forward, chamber empty, safe off, ammo in feed tray or mag well, cover closed
M249 SAW: Condition 4?
Bolt forward, chamber empty, safe off, no ammo, cover closed (weapon will not be half cocked)
M249 SAW: Two most common malfunctions?
Sluggish operations, runaway gun
M249 SAW: How much time is allotted before investigating hang fire?
Describe the M240G:
GABOA, air cooled belt fed, gas operated, open bolt
M240G total system weight?
M240G: Max range?
M240G: Max effective range?
M240G: grazing fire?
100rpm, 6-8 round bursts, 4-5 seconds between bursts, barrel change every 10 min
200 rpm, 10-12 round bursts, 2-3 seconds between bursts, barrel change every 2 min
M240G: Condition 1?
Bolt locked to rear, safe on, ammo in feed tray, cover closed
M240G: condition 3?
Bolt forward, chamber empty, safe off, ammo on feed tray, cover closed
M240G: condition 4?
Bolt forward, chamber empty, safe off, tray empty, cover closed (weapon will not be halfed-cocked)
Describe the M2 50 CAL?
CARB, belt fed, recoil operated, air cooled, crew-served
M2 .50 CAL: Total system weight?
M2 .50 CAL: Max range (M2 ball)
7,400 meters (approx)
M2 .50 CAL: Max effective?
M2 .50 CAL: Grazing fire?
M2 .50 CAL: Sustained?
40 or less rounds per minute
M2 .50 CAL: Rapid?
More than 40 rounds per minute
M2 .50 CAL: Cyclic?
450-550 rounds per minute
M2 .50 CAL: what must be done to fully load the weapon?
Gunner must pull and release the bolt twice
Describe the MK19?
SABB, Self-power, air-cooled, belt-fed, blowback operated
What is the MK19 designed to do?
Deliver accurate, intense and decisive firepower against enemy personnel and lightly armored vehicles
MK19 weight of gun?
MK 19 max range?
2,212 meters (approx) (grazing)
MK 19 max effective?
1,500 meters (point)
MK 19 sustained?
40 rounds per minute
MK 19 rapid?
60 rounds per minute
MK 19 cyclic?
MK 19 condition 1?
Ammo in feed tray, charged twice, bolt locked to rear, safe on
MK 19 condition 3?
Ammo in feed tray, charged once, chamber empty, bolt forward, safe on
MK 19 condition 4?
Feed tray clear, chamber empty, bolt forward, safe on
MK 19: what is firing out of battery?
Serious malfunction, a round is being fired before it is fully seated in the chamber
What is the rifle combat optic (RCO)?
Fixed 4X optical aiming sight