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Carbines

The carbine was born from the full-length service rifle, shortened for a more compact approach without loss of firepower.

Carbines

The carbine was born from the full-length service rifle, shortened for a more compact approach without loss of firepower.

OVERVIEW



There are a total of 139 Carbines in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator. Base long gun models that have been converted to shortened carbine-type weapons are also included in this listing.





#1
2012
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Ares Defense Ares-16 Small Arms Family
Ares Defense Ares-16 Small Arms Family
Modular Automatic Weapon
#2
1899
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Arisaka Type 30
Arisaka Type 30
Bolt-Action Service Rifle / Infantry Carbine
#3
1905
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Arisaka Type 38
Arisaka Type 38
Bolt-Action Infantry Service Rifle
#4
1912
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Arisaka Type 44 Cavalry Rifle
Arisaka Type 44 Cavalry Rifle
Carbine Service Weapon
#5
1939
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Arisaka Type 99 (Rifle)
Arisaka Type 99 (Rifle)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
ADVERTISEMENTS
#6
2007
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Barrett REC7 (Reliablity-Enhanced Carbine 2007)
Barrett REC7 (Reliablity-Enhanced Carbine 2007)
Assault Carbine
#7
1985
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Beretta AR70
Beretta AR70
Automatic Rifle / Assault Carbine
#8
2008
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Beretta ARX-160
Beretta ARX-160
Modular Assault Rifle
#9
2003
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Beretta Cx4 Storm
Beretta Cx4 Storm
Semi-Automatic Tactical Carbine
#10
1890
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Berthier Rifle (Series)
Berthier Rifle (Series)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle / Carbine
#11
1722
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the British Land Pattern Musket (Brown Bess)
British Land Pattern Musket (Brown Bess)
Muzzle-Loading Service Musket
#12
1856
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Burnside Carbine
Burnside Carbine
Breech-Loading Carbine Rifle
#13
1992
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Bushmaster M17S
Bushmaster M17S
Bull-Pup Civilian / Sporting Rifle / Carbine
#14
2000
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Bushmaster M4-Type
Bushmaster M4-Type
Assault Carbine
#15
1892
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Carcano Modello 1891 (M91)
Carcano Modello 1891 (M91)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle / Carbine
#16
2009
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Ceska Zbrojovka CZ805 BREN
Ceska Zbrojovka CZ805 BREN
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine / Designated Marksman Rifle (DMR)
#17
1961
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Ceska Zbrojovka vz. 61 (Skorpion)
Ceska Zbrojovka vz. 61 (Skorpion)
Machine Pistol / Submachine Gun (SMG)
#18
1984
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Colt Canada / Diemaco C7
Colt Canada / Diemaco C7
Assault Rifle / Carbine / Designated Marksman Rifle / Squad Automatic Weapon
#19
1988
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Colt Canada / Diemaco C8
Colt Canada / Diemaco C8
Assault Carbine
#20
1966
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Colt CAR-15 Commando (XM177)
Colt CAR-15 Commando (XM177)
Assault Carbine / Submachine Gun (SMG)
#21
2013
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Colt LE901
Colt LE901
Carbine
#22
1963
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Colt M16 (Series)
Colt M16 (Series)
Infantry Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#23
1994
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Colt M4
Colt M4
Assault Carbine
#24
1993
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Colt M4A1 SOPMOD
Colt M4A1 SOPMOD
Carbine Rifle with Special Forces Modification Kit
#25
1855
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Colt Model 1855 Revolving Carbine
Colt Model 1855 Revolving Carbine
Six-Shot Service Rifle / Sniper Rifle
#26
1860
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Cook & Brother Carbine
Cook & Brother Carbine
Musket Rifle
#27
1862
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Cosmopolitan Carbine
Cosmopolitan Carbine
Percussion Carbine
#28
1924
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the CZ Model 1924 (Mauser) Short Rifle
CZ Model 1924 (Mauser) Short Rifle
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
#29
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the De Lisle Carbine
De Lisle Carbine
Silenced Carbine
#30
1848
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Dreyse Model 1841 (Needle Gun)
Dreyse Model 1841 (Needle Gun)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
#31
1865
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the E.G. Lamson Ball Lever-Action
E.G. Lamson Ball Lever-Action
Carbine Rifle
#32
1985
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Enfield L85 IW (Individual Weapon) (SA80)
Enfield L85 IW (Individual Weapon) (SA80)
Assault Rifle / Carbine
#33
1853
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Enfield Pattern 1853 Cavalry
Enfield Pattern 1853 Cavalry
Muzzle-Loaded Flintlock Carbine Rifle
#34
1966
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Fabrique Nationale FN CAL
Fabrique Nationale FN CAL
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#35
1953
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Fabrique Nationale FN FAL
Fabrique Nationale FN FAL
Battle Rifle
#36
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Fabrique Nationale FN FNC
Fabrique Nationale FN FNC
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#37
2009
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Fabrique Nationale FN SCAR (Mk 16 / Mk 17)
Fabrique Nationale FN SCAR (Mk 16 / Mk 17)
Modular Automatic Assault Rifle
#38
1935
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the FEG 35M (Mannlicher M1935)
FEG 35M (Mannlicher M1935)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
#39
1988
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the FEG KGP-9
FEG KGP-9
Machine Pistol / Submachine Gun (SMG) / Assault Carbine
#40
2004
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the FERFRANS SOAR (Special Operations Assault Rifle)
FERFRANS SOAR (Special Operations Assault Rifle)
Assault Carbine / Assault Rifle
#41
1861
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Frank Wesson Rifle
Frank Wesson Rifle
Service Long Gun / Cavalry Carbine
#42
1863
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Gallager Model 1863
Gallager Model 1863
Single-Shot, Breech-Loaded Percussion Carbine
#43
1819
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Harpers Ferry Model 1819 (Hall Rifle)
Harpers Ferry Model 1819 (Hall Rifle)
Service Long Gun / Carbine
#44
2005
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Heckler & Koch HK 416
Heckler & Koch HK 416
Assault Rifle / Tactical Carbine Weapons
#45
2006
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Heckler & Koch HK 417
Heckler & Koch HK 417
Battle Rifle / Designated Marksman Rifle (DMR)
#46
1959
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Heckler & Koch HK G3
Heckler & Koch HK G3
Assault Rifle / Battle Rifle
#47
1996
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Heckler & Koch HK G36
Heckler & Koch HK G36
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#48
1995
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Heckler & Koch HK XM29 OICW
Heckler & Koch HK XM29 OICW
Prototype Combination Assault Rifle / Weapons System
#49
2003
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Heckler & Koch HK XM8
Heckler & Koch HK XM8
Prototype Assault Rifle
#50
1999
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Heckler & Koch UMP
Heckler & Koch UMP
Submachine Gun (SMG)
#51
1997
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the IMBEL MD97
IMBEL MD97
Assault Rifle
#52
2008
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the IWI Galil ACE
IWI Galil ACE
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine / Battle Rifle
#53
1973
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the IWI Galil ARM / SAR
IWI Galil ARM / SAR
Assault Rifle / Carbine / Submachine Gun (SMG) / Designated Marksman Rifle (DMR)
#54
1995
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the IWI Galil MAR (Micro Assault Rifle / Micro-Galil)
IWI Galil MAR (Micro Assault Rifle / Micro-Galil)
Compact Assault Rifle / Carbine
#55
2006
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the IWI TAR-21 (Tavor)
IWI TAR-21 (Tavor)
Assault Rifle / Carbine / Designated Marksman Rifle (DMR)
#56
1855
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Joslyn Rifle
Joslyn Rifle
Single-Shot Carbine / Rifle Long Arm
#57
2014
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Kalashnikov AK-12 (AK-200)
Kalashnikov AK-12 (AK-200)
Assault Rifle
#58
1950
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Kalashnikov AKS (AK-S)
Kalashnikov AKS (AK-S)
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#59
1983
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Kalashnikov AKSU-74 (AKS-74U)
Kalashnikov AKSU-74 (AKS-74U)
Submachine Gun / Assault Carbine
#60
2017
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Kalashnikov MA
Kalashnikov MA
Compact Assault Weapon / Micro Assault Rifle
#61
1991
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Kbk wz.89 (Onyx)
Kbk wz.89 (Onyx)
Assault Carbine / Submachine Gun (SMG)
#62
1991
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the KBP 9A-91
KBP 9A-91
Carbine Assault Rifle
#63
1997
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Kbs wz.96 (Beryl)
Kbs wz.96 (Beryl)
Automatic Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#64
1997
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Kbs wz.96 (Mini-Beryl)
Kbs wz.96 (Mini-Beryl)
Compact Assault Carbine
#65
1985
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the KS-23
KS-23
Carbine / Shotgun Assault Weapon
#66
1982
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the La France M16K (Kurz)
La France M16K (Kurz)
Assault Carbine / Submachine Gun (SMG)
#67
1888
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lee Metford (Magazine Lee Metford / MLM)
Lee Metford (Magazine Lee Metford / MLM)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
#68
1895
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lee-Enfield (Series)
Lee-Enfield (Series)
Bolt-Action, Magazine-Fed, Repeating Service Rifle
#69
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lee-Enfield Rifle No.5 Mk I (Jungle Carbine)
Lee-Enfield Rifle No.5 Mk I (Jungle Carbine)
Bolt-Action Service Carbine
#70
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M1 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M1)
M1 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M1)
Semi-Automatic / Full-Automatic Carbine
#71
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M2 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M2)
M2 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M2)
Select-Fire Automatic Carbine
#72
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M3 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M3)
M3 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M3)
Sniper Carbine Rifle
#73
1894
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Marlin Model 1894
Marlin Model 1894
Carbine Rifle
#74
1936
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the MAS 36 (modele 36 / mle 36)
MAS 36 (modele 36 / mle 36)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
#75
1854
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Massachusetts Arms Greene Carbine
Massachusetts Arms Greene Carbine
Breech-Loaded Percussion Carbine
#76
1860
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Massachusetts Arms Maynard Carbine
Massachusetts Arms Maynard Carbine
Single-Shot Percussion Carbine
#77
1935
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mauser Karabiner Kar 98k
Mauser Karabiner Kar 98k
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
#78
1872
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mauser Model 1871
Mauser Model 1871
Bolt-Action Military Service Rifle
#79
1888
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mauser Model 1888 (Gew 88 / Model 1888 Reichsgewehr)
Mauser Model 1888 (Gew 88 / Model 1888 Reichsgewehr)
Bolt-Action Military Service Rifle
#80
1898
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mauser Model 1898 (Gew 98)
Mauser Model 1898 (Gew 98)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
#81
1863
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Merrill Model 1863 (Merrill Carbine)
Merrill Model 1863 (Merrill Carbine)
Percussion Cap, Breech-Loading Carbine
#82
2014
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the MKEK MPT (Milli Piyade Tufegi)
MKEK MPT (Milli Piyade Tufegi)
Assault Rifle / Battle Rifle / Assault Carbine
#83
1866
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Model 1866 Peabody Carbine
Model 1866 Peabody Carbine
Single-Shot Breechloading Carbine
#84
1891
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Model 1891 (Argentine Mauser)
Model 1891 (Argentine Mauser)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
#85
1900
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mondragon Rifle (Fusil Mondragon)
Mondragon Rifle (Fusil Mondragon)
Semi-Automatic Service Rifle
#86
1891
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mosin-Nagant Model 1891
Mosin-Nagant Model 1891
Bolt-Action Service Rifle / Carbine
#87
2015
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the MSBS-5.56 Radon (Modulowy System Broni Strzekeckiej 5,56mm, Radon)
MSBS-5.56 Radon (Modulowy System Broni Strzekeckiej 5,56mm, Radon)
Assault Rifle / Carbine / Sniper / Light Machine Gun
#88
2003
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the NORINCO QBZ-03 (Type 03)
NORINCO QBZ-03 (Type 03)
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#89
1997
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the NORINCO QBZ-95 (Series)
NORINCO QBZ-95 (Series)
Assault Rifle / Carbine / Light Machine Gun
#90
1956
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the NORINCO Type 56 (AK47)
NORINCO Type 56 (AK47)
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#91
1998
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the OFB INSAS (INdian Small Arms System)
OFB INSAS (INdian Small Arms System)
Assault Rifle / Light Machine Gun / Submachine Gun
#92
1993
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the OTs-12 (Tiss)
OTs-12 (Tiss)
Experimental Assault Carbine / Rifle
#93
1994
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the OTs-14 (Groza)
OTs-14 (Groza)
Bullpup Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#94
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Owen SMG (Owen Machine Carbine)
Owen SMG (Owen Machine Carbine)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
#95
1974
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the PA3(DM) / FMK-3 Mod 2
PA3(DM) / FMK-3 Mod 2
Submachine Gun (SMG)
#96
1865
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Palmer Model 1865
Palmer Model 1865
Bolt-Action Carbine
#97
1862
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Phoenix Arms Gibbs Carbine
Phoenix Arms Gibbs Carbine
Percussion-Based, Breech-Loaded, Single-Shot Carbine
#98
1963
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Pistol Mitraliera Model 1963 (PM md. 63)
Pistol Mitraliera Model 1963 (PM md. 63)
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#99
1986
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Pusca Automata Model 1986 (PA md. 86)
Pusca Automata Model 1986 (PA md. 86)
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine / Light Machine Gun (LMG)
#100
1960
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Rasheed Carbine
Rasheed Carbine
Semi-Automatic Service Carbine
#101
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Reising Model 50 (M50/M55)
Reising Model 50 (M50/M55)
Submachine Gun (SMG) / Carbine
#102
1862
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Richmond Armory Model 1855 (Richmond Rifle)
Richmond Armory Model 1855 (Richmond Rifle)
Percussion Cap, Single-Shot, Muzzle-Loaded Rifle
#103
1960
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Rifle R1
Rifle R1
Battle Rifle
#104
1982
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Rifle R4
Rifle R4
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#105
1980
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Rock Island Arsenal M231 FPW (Firing Port Weapon)
Rock Island Arsenal M231 FPW (Firing Port Weapon)
Special Vehicle Carbine
#106
1905
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Ross Rifle
Ross Rifle
Straight-Pull Bolt-Action Service Rifle
#107
1973
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Ruger Mini-14
Ruger Mini-14
Semi-Automatic, Self-Loading Rifle
#108
2009
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Ruger SR-556
Ruger SR-556
Semi-Automatic Rifle
#109
1981
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the S&T Motiv (Daewoo) K1
S&T Motiv (Daewoo) K1
Submachine Gun (SMG) / Carbine Assault Weapon
#110
1986
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Saab Bofors AK-5
Saab Bofors AK-5
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine / Designated Marksman Rifle (DMR)
#111
1862
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sharps & Hankins Model 1862
Sharps & Hankins Model 1862
Single-Shot Breech-Loading Carbine
#112
1852
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sharps Model 1852 Saddle Ring
Sharps Model 1852 Saddle Ring
Single-Shot, Breech-Loading Cavalry Carbine
#113
1867
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sharps Model 1867 (Carbine)
Sharps Model 1867 (Carbine)
Single-Shot, Breech-Loading Percussion Cap Carbine
#114
2015
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the SIG MCX
SIG MCX
Semi-Automatic Modular Assault Carbine
#115
2013
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the SIG MPX
SIG MPX
Submachine Gun (SMG) / Machine Pistol / Assault Carbine
#116
2010
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the SIG SG 516 (Sturmgewehr Model 516)
SIG SG 516 (Sturmgewehr Model 516)
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#117
1990
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the SIG SG 550 (Sturmgewehr Model 550) / Stgw 90
SIG SG 550 (Sturmgewehr Model 550) / Stgw 90
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#118
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Simonov SKS (Samozaryadniy Karabin sistemi Simonova)
Simonov SKS (Samozaryadniy Karabin sistemi Simonova)
Semi-Automatic, Self-Loading Carbine
#119
1857
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Smith Carbine
Smith Carbine
Breech-Loaded Cavalry Carbine
#120
1860
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Spencer Rifle / Carbine
Spencer Rifle / Carbine
Lever-Action Repeating Firearm
#121
1988
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the ST Kinetics (CIS) SR-88
ST Kinetics (CIS) SR-88
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#122
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the STEN SMG
STEN SMG
Submachine Gun / Machine Carbine
#123
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Steyr AUG
Steyr AUG
Assault Rifle / Carbine Assault Weapon
#124
2012
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Steyr-Mannlicher STM556
Steyr-Mannlicher STM556
Assault Rifle / Assault Carbine
#125
1963
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Stoner 63 (Universal Combat Weapon)
Stoner 63 (Universal Combat Weapon)
Modular Weapons System
#126
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T65 (Type 65)
T65 (Type 65)
Assault Rifle
#127
2000
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T86 (Type 86)
T86 (Type 86)
Assault Rifle / Carbine / Light Machine Gun
#128
2003
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T91 (Type 91)
T91 (Type 91)
Assault Rifle / Carbine
#129
1863
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tarpley Carbine
Tarpley Carbine
carbine firearm
#130
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tokarev SVT-40
Tokarev SVT-40
Self-Loading, Semi-Automatic Rifle
#131
1935
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Type 24 (Chiang Kai-Shek Rifle)
Type 24 (Chiang Kai-Shek Rifle)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
#132
1956
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Type 56 Carbine (SKS)
Type 56 Carbine (SKS)
Self-Loading Rifle (SLR) / Carbine
#133
1864
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Warner Carbine
Warner Carbine
Breech-Loaded Rifled Gun
#134
1866
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Winchester Model 1866
Winchester Model 1866
Lever-Action Repeating Rifle
#135
1873
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Winchester Model 1873
Winchester Model 1873
Lever-Action Repeating Rifle / Carbine
#136
1894
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Winchester Model 1894
Winchester Model 1894
Lever-Action Rifle
#137
1907
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Winchester Model 1907
Winchester Model 1907
Semi-Automatic / Full-Automatic Rifle / Carbine
#138
1915
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Winchester Model 1915
Winchester Model 1915
Lever-Action Service Rifle
#139
2005
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Z-M Weapons LR-300
Z-M Weapons LR-300
Assault Weapon Conversion Kit