Colt Canadae C7

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Colt Canada C7
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A Colt Canadae C7A1 assault rifle
TeepAssault rifle
Place o oreeginCanadae[Note 1]</ref>
Service history
In service1984–present
Uised biSee Users
Operation Deliverance
Operation Enduring Freedom
War in Afghanistan
Production history
ManufacturerColt Canadae (current)
Diemaco (umwhile)
No. biggit200,000+
VariantsC7, C7A1, C7A2, C8
Wecht3.3 kg (7.3 lb) (unloaded)
3.9 kg (8.6 lb) (with 30-round magazine)
Lenth1,006 mm (39.6 in) (C7/C7A1/C7A2) (A2 stock extended)
929.8 mm (36.61 in) (C7A2) (stock collapsed)
Baurel lenth508 mm (20.0 in)

Cartridge5.56×45mm NATO
ActionGas-operated, rotating bolt
Rate o fire700–900 RPM
Muzzle velocity900 m/s (3030 ft/s)
Effective firin range400 m (440 yd) (effective)
600 m (660 yd) (effective in a section)
Feed seestem30-round detachable STANAG magazine
SichtsIron sights, C79 optical sight

The Colt Canadae C7 is a Canadian assault rifle, manufactured by Colt Canadae (formerly Diemaco prior tae 2005), a variant of the Armalite AR-15, and haeving similar design and function tae the Colt M16A3.

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "WorldGuns – C7/C8 Rifle". Retrieved 15 November 2014.

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