Bushmaster 7.62x39mm Carbine

    Bushmaster are now selling a AR-15 chambered in 7.62x39mm. The carbine takes 7.62x39mm specific magazines that hold 26 rounds. From its 16″ M4-profile barrel Bushmaster say it will achieve 2300 FPS velocity with 122 gr. bullets.

    It is available with either a 6-position M4-style stock or a fixed A2-style stock.

    Caliber 7.62×39 mm
    Magazine Capacity 26 Rounds
    Overall Length 32.75″
    Barrel Length 16″
    Rifling 1:10″
    Weight w/o magazine 6.5 lbs.
    Weight of empty magazine 0.25 lbs.
    Weight of loaded magazine 1.0 lbs.
    MSRP (Price) $1330
    Steve Johnson

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