Police & Law Enforcement, Military Arms
|Model:||AntiAircraft Machine Gun 12.7 MM Type 54|
|Manufacturer:||Pakistan Ordnance Factories|
|Rate of fire:||600|
|Caliber:||12.7x108mm (.50 Russian)|
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An automatic weapon employing the 12.7 x 108mm API, APIT & Hard Core ammunition. Effective against low flying aircrafts, ground targets, specially light armoured vehicles, etc. The gun is supplied complete with tripod, anti-aircraft sighting system and a chromium plated spare barrel. This gun can also be mounted on tanks and APC both in the anti aircraft and ground modes. Weight: Gun complete with tripod 92 kg. Gun body 33 kg. Gun mount 53 Kg. Anti-air craft sight 2.2 kg. Traverse: Vertical traverse: -26 to 78 deg. Horizontal traverse: Air Targets 360 deg. Ground Targets 120 deg. Effective range: In air 1,600 metres. On Ground 1,500 metres. Armour penetration: From 800 metres - 10 mm. From 500 metres - 15 mm. Muzzle velocity: 800 metres/sec. Cartridges used API, APIT. Pakistan Ordnance Factories is the largest Pakistan defence industrial complex under the ministry of defence production, producing conventional arms & ammo to international standards. POF Board head quarter is at Wah Cantt. Presently POF comprises of 14 ordnance factories and three commercial subsidiaries.