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NORINCO W-85


Heavy Machine Gun (HMG)


The NORINCO W-85 Heavy Machine Gun series of the Chinese Army is no doubt influenced by the many decades of use regarding Soviet-era heavy guns.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Last Edited: 7/30/2017






Specifications



Year:
1985
Manufacturing
China NORth INdustries COrporation (NORINCO) - China
National flag of China China
- Fire Support / Suppression / Defense
Weight (Unloaded):
40.79 lb (18.50 kg)
Sights:
Iron.
Action:
Gas-Operated; Belt-Fed; Air-Cooled; Full-Automatic Fire Only
Muzzle Velocity:
2,788 feet-per-second (850 meters-per-second)
Rate-of-Fire:
600 rounds-per-minute
W-85 - Base Series Designation

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