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Madsen m/62 LAR (Light Automatic Rifle)

Battle Rifle / Assault Rifle

Madsen m/62 LAR (Light Automatic Rifle)

Battle Rifle / Assault Rifle

OVERVIEW
SPECIFICATIONS
VARIANTS
HISTORY
MEDIA
OVERVIEW



The LAR became the last notable firearms attempt by the storied Madsen gun company of Denmark.
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ORIGIN: Denmark
YEAR: 1962
MANUFACTURER(S): Dansk Industri Syndikat AS Madsen - Denmark
OPERATORS: Denmark (intended); Finland (intended)
SPECIFICATIONS



Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible. Calibers listed may be model/chambering dependent.
ACTION: Gas-Operated
CALIBER(S): 7x62x51mm NATO; 7.62x39mm M43
LENGTH (OVERALL): 1,080 millimeters (42.52 inches)
LENGTH (BARREL): 533 millimeters (20.98 inches)
WEIGHT (UNLOADED): 10.58 pounds (4.80 kilograms)
SIGHTS: Iron Front and Rear
MUZZLE VELOCITY: 2,650 feet-per-second (808 meters-per-second)
RATE-OF-FIRE: 600 rounds-per-minute
VARIANTS



Series Model Variants
• m/62 - Intended in-service designation.