7.62mm PKMB Kalashnikov machine gun (APC version)
7.62mm PKMB Kalashnikov machine gun (APC version) is a powerful self-firer and is intended to kill hostile personnel and fire means, as well as engage aerial targets.
The machine gun is fired from the armored personnel carrier with cartridges fitted in metal non-disintegrating belt. The 250 rd belt is stowed in a portable box.
The machine gun fires cartridges with conventional, tracer and AP-incendiary bullets and bullets of increased penetrability.
The machine gun features a sighting device to fire at targets from different distances.
|Number of grooves, pcs||4|
|Rate of fire, rds/min||600...800|
|Muzzle velocity, m/s||825|
|Aiming range, m||up to 1500|
|Guarantee resource with two barrels and use of single SPTA set, rds, no less than||25000|
|Belt capacity, rds||200|
|Length of the machine gun with mount, mm||1160|
Height of the machine gun with mount, mm:
with swivel seat
before swivel seat
Width of machine gun with mount,
with case trap and box nest, mm:
in operating state
in non-operating state
|Weight of machine gun (w/o mount), kg||7.5|
|Weight of machine gun (with mount), kg||17.1|
|Operational temperature range, °C||±50|
|Combat fire rate, rds/min||up to 250|