Is AK-47 A machine gun?

Is AK-47 A machine gun?

A machine gun is a military weapon capable of fully automatic fire. Semi-automatic weapons are typically pistols, rifles and shotguns, including the AK-47 and AR-15 rifles, the UZI submachine guns, and MAC-10 machine pistols.

Which is better AK47 or ak74?

The 5.45x39mm cartridge of the AK-74 makes it a more accurate and reliable rifle compared to the AK-47, which uses a 7.62x39mm cartridge.

How much is AK-74?

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AK-47 AK-74
General Purpose Many applications Many applications
About AK-47 stands for Kalashnikov automatic rifle model of 1947. It is a selective fire, gas operated 7.62x39mm assault rifle. Most 47’s are actually the 1959 AKM. AK-74 is a 1974 update of the AKM.
Price $350-$700 $400-$800

What is the fastest firing gun in the world?

The ShKAS machine gun is probably the fastest machine gun in the world (as traditionally defined, i.e, single barrel) with a maximum rate of about 3,000 rounds per minute. Various rotary cannons can surpass that, up to 6,000 rounds per minute for the Vulcan cannon and the M-134 minigun.

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What is the fastest firing assault rifle?

AO-63 assault rifle. It was designed by S. G. Simonov and P. A. Tkachev, and manufactured by TsNIITochMash. It uses a side by side barrel configuration, and it can reach a maximum rate of fire of 6000 rounds/min when fired in two round burst mode with a 0.01 millisecond delay to increase ballistic performance, making it the fastest firing assault rifle known.

What is m2 rate of fire?

The M2 has varying cyclic rates of fire, depending on the model. The M2HB (heavy barrel) air-cooled ground gun has a cyclical rate of 450-575 rounds per minute. The early M2 water-cooled AA guns had a cyclical rate of around 450–600 rpm.