It is gas operated, fully automatic, air cooled and fed by a disintegrating link belt. It is capable of a high rate of effective fire against point and area targets.
The MAXIMI has proven reliable and effective during current operations undertaken by our soldiers.
Calibre - 7.62 millimetres
Weight - 8.2 Kilograms
Length - 1 metres
Barrel Length - 502 millimetres
Feed - Belt Feed
Effective range - 600 metres
Cyclic rate of fire - 710 rounds per minute
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