The M240L is a lightweight model of the M240 7.62 machine gun. It’s 5.5 pounds lighter than the standard models.
This seems made up: Navy Lt. Cmdr Timothy White was shot by the Islamic radical in Chattanooga, Tennessee. White also fired back at the terrorist hoping to save lives and bring an end to this sensless tragedy which claimed the lives of 5 American patriots. White used his own firearm, which is not allowed on […]
In 255-67 vote, House places Holder in contempt of Congress 17 Dems voted for. 108 didn’t vote at all.
Army Now Says No Ban on Rifle Magazines The Pentagon has clarified the Army’s stance on a recent safety message that effectively banned a certain high-performance, commercial M4 magazine, which means soldiers can keep using their PMAGs… Army officials acknowledged June 6 that TACOM’s message was poorly written and not intended as a directive on […]
USAF Advanced Designated Marksmen often provide base counter-sniper security. Armed with M24s or M107s and operating in 2-man teams, they are far closer to traditional snipers than infantry designated marksmen who are sharpshooters in a rifle squad and usually carry semi-auto accurized M14s or M16-based rifles.
In Reversal, Army Bans High-Performance Rifle Mags The message did not single out PMAGs, but instead authorizes only the use of Army-issued aluminum magazines. The message offers little explanation for the new policy except to state that “Units are only authorized to use the Army-authorized magazines listed in the technical manuals.” Nor does it say […]