- 2lbs lighter than its Standard cousin, just as strong!
- FNH Licensed high strength polymer receiver, dust cover, and gas block
- Reinforced metal gearbox shell w/ 8mm bearings & heavy duty steel gears
- Updated internals allow use of higher discharge rate batteries such as LiPo & Li-Ion without worry of premature wear
- Full length polymer stock
- Steel Folding Bipod
- 2400rd sound activated box magazine included (compatible with standard M4/M16 magazines)
The A&K M249 "Middleweight" series falls in between the Standard M249's and the M249 Featherweight by shedding weight in key areas to reduce each guns weight by several pounds. Middleweight M249's still retain A&K M249 gearboxes keeping them compatible with all A&K M249 compatible gearbox parts. All Middleweight M249's feature a high strength polymer receiver, dust cover, handguard, heat shield and gas block along with aluminum outer barrel, steel carry handle and steel folding bipod.
Manufacturer: A&K / Licensed by FN Herstal