Select Page

M1 Garand

Mass 9.5 lb (4.31 kg) to 11.6 lb (5.3 kg)
Length 43.5 in (1,100 mm)
Barrel length 24 in (609.6 mm)
Cartridge
.30-06 Springfield (7.62×63mm)
7.62×51mm NATO (.308 Winchester) (Postwar use by U.S.Navy)
Action Gas-operated, rotating bolt
Rate of fire 40–50 rounds/min
Muzzle velocity 2,800 ft/s (853 m/s)
Effective firing range 500 yd (457 m)[12]
Feed system 8-round en-bloc clip, internal magazine
Sights
Rear: adjustable aperture
Front: wing protected post