C8 assault carbine
The C8 assault carbine?is a compact version of the standard C7 rifle. The C8 features a telescoping butt-stock and a shortened barrel, while retaining all normal placement of common parts to the C7. This weapon is standard issue to armoured crews and can be issued to troops on special missions that require compact weapons.
- Cartridge: 5.56mm x 45mm
- Rate of Fire: cyclic, 700 to 950 rds/min
- Weight: empty, 2.7kg., full 3.2kg.
- Length: butt closed, 760mm, butt extended, 840mm
- Barrel length: 400
- Operation: direct gas, selective fire
- Feed: 30-round detachable magazine