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
12 June 2017Infantry units mobility to be increased with PMVs and APCs 27 April 2017Adelaide to host Chief of Army Seminar - 2018 5 December 2016Testing urban operations on Ex Bersama Lima 5 December 2016Wounded injured and ill forum 2016 5 December 2016Light weight lethality - M47 trials are positive