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Type 99 light machine gun

 

 

Mass 10.4 kg (22.9 lbs)
Length 1181 mm (46.5 in)
Barrel length 550 mm (21.7 in)
Cartridge 7.7×58mm Arisaka
7.62×54mmR (VPA converted)[citation needed]
Caliber 0.3 in (7.6 mm)
Action Gas-operated
Rate of fire 800 rounds per minute
Muzzle velocity 2,346 feet per second (715 m/s)
Maximum firing range 875 yd (800 m)
Feed system 30 round detachable box magazine