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FN SCAR®-SC Subcompact Carbine by FN Herstal

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Belgium

FN Herstal SA
Voie de Liege 33
B-4040 Herstal


In addition to the renowned FN SCAR® family (assault rifles, grenade launchers and precision rifles), FN Herstal proposes the FN SCAR®-SC Subcompact Carbine in 5.56x45mm (.223) caliber.

 

Extremely compact, the FN SCAR®-SC has semi-auto only or selective fire capabilities, non-reciprocating charging handle and a wide range of add-ons (red dot sight, tactical light, a variety of foregrips and a sound suppressor).

 

The FN SCAR®-SC comes standard with a standard telescopic buttstock. Additional buttstock configurations are available to best suit to user morphology and mission at hand.

 

KEY BENEFITS

 

Subcompact model derived from the FN SCAR® rifle designed with and for US Special Forces

Extremely compact for use in confined spaces

Comes standard with a standard telescopic buttstock

Additional buttstock configurations available:

- Short telescopic buttstock

- Fixed, adjustable buttstock (concave butt plate)

- Foldable, adjustable buttstock (concave or convex butt plate)

- Foldable,  adjustable offset buttstock for use with anti-riot or bulletproof helmet visor

Reversible, non-reciprocating curved charging handle

Available with semi-auto only or selective fire trigger mechanism

High parts commonality and same operator and armorer training throughout the FN SCAR® family resulting in minimized training time and maintenance costs

FN Smartcore® Ready for improved small arms management

A number of accessories fully tested and certified by FN Herstal are proposed with the FN SCAR®-SC, as well as a full range of cartridges.

 

TECHNICAL DATA

Caliber                                              5.56x45mm (.223)

Operating principle                           Gas operated, rotating bolt

Weapon length                                 Fully extended: 653mm (25.71")

                                                         Fully retracted: 536mm (21.10")

Barrel length                                    190.5mm (7.5")

Magazine capacity                           30 rounds

Weight (without magazine)              ~ 3.150 kg (~ 6.94 lb)

Cyclic rate of fire                              550-650 rounds/min

                       

 

ABOVE TECHNICAL DETAILS ARE VALID FOR THE FN SCAR®-SC FEATURING A STANDARD TELESCOPIC BUTTSTOCK.

Defense Products & Services: FN SCAR®-SC Subcompact Carbine by FN Herstal
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Defense Products & Services Sectors: Rifles, carbines
Country: Belgium
Description: FN SCAR®-SC Subcompact Carbine
Source of Information: FN Herstal SA