The FN MINIMI® 5.56 light machine gun is a combat proven machine gun, in service on all continents. Over 45 countries worldwide have adopted it as a standard issue for the Armed Forces and/or Special Forces.
Designated M249 SAW by the U.S. Armed Forces, it has demonstrated outstanding reliability in all combat conditions.
Four models are available:
The FN MINIMI® 5.56 Para features a short barrel and a sliding buttstock for more compactness.
- Easy to Carry
The FN MINIMI® 5.56 Para weighs 7.44 kg and is 766mm long with retracted sliding buttstock.
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