Monday, August 17, 2009

M60 Machine Gun

BluBoy Relics demonstrates an M60 Machine Gun. This M60 machine gun was manufactured by Rock Island Armory.

M60 Machine Gun Specs:

Type: General purpose machine gun
Place of origin: United States
Weight: 10.5 kg (23.15 lb)
Length: 1,105 mm (43.5 in)
Barrel length: 560 mm (22.0 in)
Cartridge: 7.62x51mm NATO
Action: Gas-operated, open bolt
Rate of fire: ~550 rounds/min
Muzzle velocity: 2,800 ft/s (953 m/s)
Effective range: 1,200 yd (1,100 m)
Feed system: Disintegrating belt with M13 Links

Find more machine gun information at Machine Gun Vault.

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