FN EVOLYS™ 7.62
LIGHT MACHINE GUN
- Caliber: 7.62x51mm
- Operation: Gas operated, open bolt, short stroke piston
- Weight: 13.67 lb
- Barrel Length: 16"
- Overall Length: 36.42"- 40.35"
- Rate of Fire: 750 RPM
- Maximum Effective Range: 1,000m
- Trigger Pull: 7.9 - 15.7 lb.
Innovative architecture, including a patented lateral feed mechanism:
Continuous top rail enables mounting in-line optics, night sights, or magnifiers without removing iron sights.
Automatic repositioning of ammunition belt into feed tray
Automatic last link ejection
Reduced weight compared to current in-service machine guns
Full and semi-auto capabilities
Hydraulic buffer to mitigate recoil
Extremely reliable, comfortable, and stable
Optimized for sustained fire (suppressed or unsuppressed)
Cold hammer-forged steel
Fixed headspace and timing
Highly ergonomic polymer buttstock assembly with non-slip butt plate and adjustable comb height for added operator control
Ambidextrous, select fire safety selector
Spring-assisted, lateral feed tray cover
Ergonomic charging handle
Side–loading feed tray that accepts standard NATO disintegrating links and automatic last link ejection