and machine gun fired automatically or single.
Automatic fire is the main type of fire. It is conducted short to 5 shots and long, from a machine gun – up to 10 shots, from a machine gun – up to 15 shots, in bursts and continuously. The supply of ammunition during firing is made from a box magazine. A machine gun with a capacity of 30 rounds, a machine gun with 45 rounds. Machine gun and machine gun shops are interchangeable.
Firing ranges from automatic rifles AK74, AKS74, AK74N, AKS74N and light machine guns RPK74, RPKS74, RPK74N, RPKS74N.
Sighting range at the machine gun and machine gun 1000 meters. The most effective fire for near-Earth targets at a machine gun is at a range of up to 500 meters, at a machine gun at a range of up to 600 meters, and for aircraft, helicopters and paratroopers at a machine gun and machine gun, at a range of up to 500 meters. Concentrated fire from machine guns and machine guns at ground group targets is conducted at a range of up to 1000 meters.
The range of a direct shot at the machine gun on the chest figure is 440 meters, on the running figure – 625 meters. The machine gun has a chest figure of 460 meters, a running figure of 640 meters. Rate of fire around 600 rounds per minute.
Firing rate when firing bursts from a machine gun – up to 100, from a machine gun – up to 150 rounds per minute. When firing single shots from a machine gun – up to 40, from a machine gun – up to 50 rounds per minute. The weight of the machine without a bayonet-knife with a plastic magazine equipped with cartridges: AK74 —3.6 kg, AK74N —5.9 kg, AKS74 — 3.5 kg, AKS74N — 5.8 kg. The weight of a bayonet-knife with a sheath is 490 grams. The weight of a machine gun with a plastic magazine loaded with cartridges: RPK74 – 5.46 kg, RPK74N – 7.76 kg, RPKS74 – 5.61 kg, RPKS74N – 7.91 kg.
Machine gun and machine gun consists of the following main parts and mechanisms:
Barrel with a receiver, sight, butt and pistol grip.
Valve frame with gas piston.
Gas tube with receiver.
In addition, the machine has a muzzle brake-compensator and a bayonet-knife, and the machine gun has a flame arrester and a bipod. The set of machine gun and machine gun includes: accessory, belt and bag (the machine gun has two bags) for shops. The set of machine gun and machine gun with a folding butt, in addition, includes a cover for a machine gun (machine gun) with a pocket for the store. And the set of a machine gun and a machine gun with a night sight also includes a universal night sight.