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The FN M249S, a semi-automatic version of the M249 SAW light machinegun, was originally developed by FN Herstal as the FN MINIMI® and adopted by the U.S. Military in 1988. FN M249S Rifle FDE
The M249S features the signature 18.5-inch FN cold hammer-forged, chrome-lined barrel and operates from a closed bolt position. Chambered in 5.56x45mm NATO, the rifle will accept both magazine and linked ammunition belt and offers a 4.0-6.5 pound trigger pull out-of-the-box. FN M249S Rifle FDE
*Ammunition links excluded for Restricted State sales.
|17.0 lbs. (empty)
|4.0 -6.5 lbs.
|Formed steel frame with claw extractor design, Fixed, pivoting ejector plus side ejection of cases, Top cover integrated MIL -STD 1913 mounting rail for sighting systems
|Changeable barrel, Cold hammer-forged steel, Hard chrome-plated bore and chamber
|Highly ergonomic polymer buttstock assembly with hydraulic recoil buffer system and non-slip buttplate
|Crossbolt safety, Curved trigger for improved finger position and control
|Accepts standard disintegrating link belt-fed, Under-mounted polymer ammunition container helps keep ammunition cleaner for reduced wear and added reliability
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As required by federal law, this item may only be shipped to a dealer with a valid Federal Firearms License. If you do not specify the name and shipping address of your dealer, your order will be delayed. FN M249S Rifle FDE