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The U.S. Marine Corps Is Getting a New Rifle:The new M27 is more accurate than today's M4 is
War is Boring ^ | January 11, 2018 | Matthew Moss

Posted on 01/11/2018 1:05:20 PM PST by C19fan

The U.S. Marine Corps has picked the Heckler & Koch M27 as its new infantry rifle. Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. Robert Neller confirmed the selection in an interview with Military.com.

The new rifle is part of a wider overhaul of the Marines’ infantry gear. Jarheads are also getting new communications equipment, body armor, suppressors and night-vision optics.

(Excerpt) Read more at warisboring.com ...


TOPICS: Military/Veterans
KEYWORDS: banglist; guns; hk; marines; weapons
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M27 = H&K HK416 in 5.56 MM.
1 posted on 01/11/2018 1:05:21 PM PST by C19fan
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To: C19fan

Gun Porn?

No pics

Gawh!!!


2 posted on 01/11/2018 1:07:52 PM PST by Vendome (I've Gotta Be Me - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wH-pk2vZG2M)
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To: C19fan

That is GREAT! Plus they’ll be able to use them without calling washington first.


3 posted on 01/11/2018 1:09:00 PM PST by huldah1776 ( Vote Pro-life! Allow God to bless America before He avenges the death of the innocent.)
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To: C19fan

Less that 10% of our infantry is battle ready. only 50% of our aircraft actually fly. And we give billions to illegals and foreign governments.


4 posted on 01/11/2018 1:09:26 PM PST by raiderboy ( "...if we have to close down our government, we’re building that wall" DJT)
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To: C19fan

I want one.


5 posted on 01/11/2018 1:10:00 PM PST by corkoman
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To: C19fan

Cool!


6 posted on 01/11/2018 1:10:54 PM PST by Anti-Bubba182
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To: Vendome
here ya go original size


7 posted on 01/11/2018 1:11:50 PM PST by huldah1776 ( Vote Pro-life! Allow God to bless America before He avenges the death of the innocent.)
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To: corkoman
Cool.
8 posted on 01/11/2018 1:12:08 PM PST by corkoman
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To: C19fan

9 posted on 01/11/2018 1:13:18 PM PST by Bratch ("The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing." - Edmund Burke)
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link to another angle and pic is too big to post

http://nationalinterest.org/files/styles/main_image_on_posts/public/main_images/usmc-120427-m-sr181-035.jpg?itok=zjMefPTu


10 posted on 01/11/2018 1:13:20 PM PST by huldah1776 ( Vote Pro-life! Allow God to bless America before He avenges the death of the innocent.)
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To: corkoman

Schwing!!!


11 posted on 01/11/2018 1:13:50 PM PST by ObozoMustGo2012 ("Be quiet... you are #fakenews!")
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To: C19fan

Definitely will make the Manual of Arms more interesting...


12 posted on 01/11/2018 1:15:18 PM PST by major_gaff (University of Parris Island, Class of '84)
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13 posted on 01/11/2018 1:15:42 PM PST by Obadiah
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To: C19fan

And they think the M27 will replace M249 in many cases for sustained automatic fire...that remains to be seen.


14 posted on 01/11/2018 1:16:13 PM PST by Red Steel
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Is this the same gun used in the best gun fight ever in the Move “Heat”?


15 posted on 01/11/2018 1:17:22 PM PST by Vendome (I've Gotta Be Me - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wH-pk2vZG2M)
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To: Bratch

That magazine looks high capacity...

((((Shudder))))


16 posted on 01/11/2018 1:18:20 PM PST by Vendome (I've Gotta Be Me - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wH-pk2vZG2M)
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SAW was...

1. not accurate enough

2. location easily detected by the enemy

3. very high consumption of ammo


17 posted on 01/11/2018 1:18:51 PM PST by gaijin
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To: Vendome

I meant “That Clip looks like a high capacity....”


18 posted on 01/11/2018 1:19:16 PM PST by Vendome (I've Gotta Be Me - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wH-pk2vZG2M)
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To: Bratch

Is that similar to the LWRCI M6A2?

Asking for ... a friend.


19 posted on 01/11/2018 1:20:28 PM PST by SpinnerWebb (Winter is coming)
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‘I meant “That Clip looks like a high capacity....”’


The real question: “Does it have da switch?”


20 posted on 01/11/2018 1:31:11 PM PST by ConservativeWarrior (Fall down 7 times, stand up 8. - Japanese proverb)
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