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FN SCAR®-L Assault Rifle 5.56mm Cal by FN Herstal

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Belgium

FN Herstal SA
Voie de Liege 33
B-4040 Herstal


The FN SCAR®-L STD assault rifle is chambered in 5.56x45mm NATO caliber and is fitted with a standard 14.5" barrel. The operator can replace the standard barrel with a short 10" barrel for close quarter combat in less than five minutes. The rifle is then called FN SCAR®-L CQC.

 

The FN SCAR®-L STD or CQC assault rifle can be fitted with a 40mm FN40GL®-L Mk2 grenade launcher mounted on the lower rail of the rifle, for additional firepower.    

 

KEY BENEFITS

 

Originally designed with and for US Special Forces

Easy change between CQC and standard barrels

Comes standard with selective fire trigger mechanism, semi-auto trigger mechanism available on request

Available with short (10’’) or standard (14.5”) barrel with foldable, adjustable buttstock (concave butt plate) allowing length of pull and cheek piece adjustments

Additional buttstock configurations available on request

Ergonomic commonality and training throughout the FN SCAR® family

 

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

 

TECHNICAL DATA

 

SCAR®-L                                           FN SCAR-L CQC                    FN SCAR-L STD

 

Caliber                                                                     5.56x45mm (NATO)

Operating principle                                               Gas operated, rotating bolt

Weapon length                                Extended: 788mm (31.02")          Extended: 903mm (35.55")

                                                        Collapsed: 724mm (28.05")          Collapsed: 840mm (33.77")

                                                         Folded: 540mm (21.26")              Folded: 655mm (25.79")

Barrel length                                    254mm (10")                                 368mm (14.5")

Magazine capacity                                                              30 rounds

Weight (without magazine)             ~ 3.3 kg (~ 7.27 lb)                        ~ 3.5 kg (~ 7.71 lb)

Cyclic rate of fire                                                    550-650 rounds/min

                                   

ABOVE TECHNICAL DETAILS ARE VALID FOR THE FN SCAR®-L FEATURING A FOLDABLE, ADJUSTABLE BUTTSTOCK (CONCAVE BUTT PLATE).             

Defense Products & Services: FN SCAR®-L Assault Rifle 5.56mm Cal by FN Herstal
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Defense Products & Services Sectors: Rifles, assault
Country: Belgium
Description: FN SCAR®-L Assault Rifle 5.56mm Cal
Source of Information: FN Herstal SA