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Madsen m/62 LAR (Light Automatic Rifle)


Battle Rifle / Assault Rifle


The LAR became the last notable firearms attempt by the storied Madsen gun company of Denmark.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Last Edited: 6/16/2018






Specifications



Year:
1962
Manufacturing
Dansk Industri Syndikat AS Madsen - Denmark
National flag of Denmark National flag of Finland Denmark (intended); Finland (intended)
- Frontline / Assault
Overall Length:
1,080 mm (42.52 in)
Barrel Length:
533 mm (20.98 in)
Weight (Unloaded):
10.58 lb (4.80 kg)
Sights:
Iron Front and Rear
Action:
Gas-Operated
Muzzle Velocity:
2,650 feet-per-second (808 meters-per-second)
Rate-of-Fire:
600 rounds-per-minute
m/62 - Intended in-service designation.

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