The M249S PARA, a semi-auto version of the currently contracted FN® M249 PARA. The PARA was designed for airborne, armored infantry and close quarters combat (CQC) operations with a shorter barrel and collapsible buttstock. It retains all of the features of the FN® M249 SAW and can be field-converted back to the standard model configuration in just 30 seconds. Semi-automatic replica of the government-issue FN M249 PARA. Robust gas piston system. RECEIVER: Formed steel frame. Folding steel bipod. Folding carry handle. Flip-up feed tray cover and feed mechanism. Top-cover integrated MIL-STD-1913 rail systems for optics. BARREL: Cold hammer-forged steel. Hard chrome-plated bore and chamber. Quick-change barrel capability. Removable heatshield. STOCK: Ergonomic buttstock contains hydraulic buffer that allows user to maintain high rate of fire with accuracy and effect. OPERATING CONTROLS: Crossbolt safety. Redesigned trigger mechanism for semi-automatic fire. Non-reciprocating charging handle. FEED SYSTEM: Standard disintegrating link belt-fed. Under-mounted polymer ammunition container helps keep ammunition cleaner for reduced wear and added reliability.
|Rate of twist:||7|
|Overall length:||31.5 - 37"|
|Trigger pull:||4.0 - 6.5|
|Magazine capacity:||30 - 200|
|Magazine type:||Belt-fed or AR mag.|