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Flashcards in M249 Deck (11):
1

M249 country of origin?

Belgium

2

M249 military designation?

M249 SAW

3

M249 cartridge type?

5.56 x 45mm

4

M249 type of feed?

200rd SLD MLB, or 30rd Staggered Box Magazine

5

M249 locking system?

Rotating Bolt

6

M249 system of operation?

Gas blast, Auto Only

7

M249 practical range?

600m

8

M249 applied safety?

Blocks the Sear

9

M249 PPF?

Length of the firing pin

10

M249 rates of fire

Sustained no barrel chg, 85rds min
Sustained: 100rds min, barrel chg every 10 mins
Rapid: 200rds min, barrel chg every 2 mins
Cyclic: 650-850rds min, continuous burst, barrel chg every 1 min

11

M249 area and point targets

Area
Tripod: 1000m
Bipod: 800m
Point
Tripod: 800m
Bipod: 600m