Police & Law Enforcement, Military Arms
|Caliber:||223 Remington (5.56×45mm NATO)|
|Rate of twist:||1 in 10"|
|Overall length:||23.62 - 33.46"|
|Magazine type:||Detachable Box|
Using its Model MD2 and MD3 rifles as a basis, IMBEL developed an updated 5.56 mm standard assault rifle (Model MD97L). Model MD97L was developed for Brazilian Armed Forces standard uses. These rifles employ a gas-operated multilug rotating bolt and carry over the STANAG 4179 magazine interface. A folding stock is standard and Model MD97L can accommodate a M203 40mm grenade launcher. Action: Self-loading = SA, 3-rounds burst = 3, Automatic = A.