Rippel MGL6
  • The MGL MK4 is specially designed as a lightweight, individually
    operated shoulder fired, extended range grenade launcher system.
  • The various ammunition options allow the operational commander
    extreme flexibility in tactical offensive and defensive application in all theatres operation.
  • Can fire all listed ammunition types without any mechanical changes to the launcher.
  •  The RSA Mk2 sighting system, specially designed for 40mm grenade launchers (40mm MGL) enhances increased first hit probability and accuracy.

Technical Data

Characteristic

Description

Calibre 40mm
Length 680mm
Length with stock extended 760mm
Weight (nominal) 5kg
Height (without sight) 210mm
Width 160mm
Length of barrel 260mm
Length of cylinder 140mm
Effective range 375m with 40 x 46mm low velocity ammunition
600m with 40 x 46mm low velocity extended range ammunition
800m with 40 x 51mm medium velocity ammunition
Type specific for less lethal and pyrotechnic ammunition
Rifling R.H twist progressing from 0 to 1 turn in 1.2m
Magazine type Rotating cylinder
Cylinder capacity 6 rounds of less than 140mm in length
Mode of fire Semi-automatic
Advance mechanism Gas operated (VPPD™)
Surface finish Gunkote
Sight RSA Mk2 Mechanical, Multi-Velocity Reflex Sighting System
Safety Notes
Mean service pressure (MSP) 18.10Mpa
Maximum operating pressure (MOP) 20.02Mpa (ESCP + 3 STD DEV)

 

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