Select-fire Rifles

SA80 History: L85 A1 vs A2 (and the coming A3)

May 20, 2017 Ian McCollum 95

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Light MGs

SIG KE7 Light Machine Gun

May 19, 2017 Ian McCollum 33

The KE-7 was the product of two Swiss designers, Pal Kiraly and Gotthard End, and was introduced in 1929 by the Swiss manufacturer SIG. It was a recoil operated design and fired from an open […]

Prototype

SA80 History: XL60 Series in 4.85mm

May 10, 2017 Ian McCollum 40

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