MINSAS 5.56 MM PERSONAL CARBINE
MINSAS Carbine 5.56 mm is specially designed and developed for close quarter battle (CQB) role
It fires specially developed 5.56 x 30 mm ammunition.
The weapon is ergonomically designed, light in weight, easy to carry, handle, operate and maintain.
Barrel of the weapon is chromium plated for longer life.
It has ambidextrous lever change operation.
It is provided with Reflex sight & Bayonet as accessories.
 

Technical characteristics

Calibre

5.56 mm (5.56 x 30 mm Ammunition)

Sight Radius

420 mm

Length of Weapon (a) Butt Folded

565 mm

Length of Weapon (a) Butt Extended

775 mm

Weight Weapon (without Magazine)

2.8 kg

Weight Magazine (empty)

240 gms

Weight - Cartridge

8.0 gms

Effective Range

200 m

Operation

Gas operated, Rotary bolt

Mode of Fire

Single & Auto

Magazine

30 Rds. Box type Magazine

Rate of Fire

700 rpm

Muzzle velocity

650 m/sec

 
Barrel

Length of Barrel

330 mm ((Chromium plated)

Bore Diameter

H 5.612 mm L 5.577 mm

Number of Rifling Grooves

6

Twist of Rifling Grooves

Right Hand

Lead of Rifling Grooves

1 Turn in 200 mm

Contact :
Marketing & Export Division
Ordnance Factory Board
Ayudh Bhawan
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
10A, S. K. Bose Road, Kolkata – 700 001, India.

Tel: 0091-33-2248 9027 / 2248 2103 / 2248 5077-80
Fax : 0091-33-2248 1748/2210 8235
Mail : ofbtrade@dataone.in
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