M16

This above is M4 A1.M16 variants are:M16A1,M16A2,M4A1 & M16A4.

Designed in 1956 by Eugene Stoner and L.James Sullivan.

Specifications (M16):

Weight 7.18 lb (3.26 kg (unloaded)

8.79 lb (3.99 kg (loaded)

Length 39.5 in (1,003

Barrel length 20 in (508 mm)

Cartridge 5.56×45mm NA

Action Gas-operated ,

rotating bolt ( d impingement)

Rate of fire 12–15 rounds/ sustained

45–60 rounds/ semi-automatic

700–950 rounds cyclic

Muzzle velocity 3,150 ft/s (96s) ( M855A1 round) [5]

Effective firing range 550 m (601 yd) (point target) [

800 m (875 yd) (area target) [7

Maximum firing range 3,600 m (3,937

Feed system 20-round detac box magazine:

0.211 lb (96 g) empty / 0.738 l (335 g) full

30-round detac box magazine:

0.257 lb (117 g empty / 1.06 lb (480 g) full)

Beta C-Mag 10round double-lo drum:

2.20 lb (1,000 g empty / 4.81 lb (2,180 g) full)

Sights Iron sights.​

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