Meaning of the name: Edit
The FML is for Fusil Mitrailleur Lourd (English for Heavy Machine Gun) and the 50 refers to the principal ammunition, the 50 Action Express.
"History" of the gun: Edit
The 50 Action Express ammo was chosen for its power of impact, made famous by the Desert Eagle. The French Army needed a multi-functional machine gun that is easy to use.
How to use it. EditSimple as saying hello. As you can see, the FML-50 is chambered in .50AE MG Mag and a 7.62 Mag. You can fire with the MG mag and with the 7.62 due to the ejection of the cartridge on both side. You can unscrew the barrel, replace it and add a carry handle.
Weight: 5KG - 6,8 With AE - 7 with both mags.
Lenght: 680mm-28 Inches WIthout any custom
Caliber: .50 AE and 7.62.
Max Range: 850 Meters with long barrel
590 with a short barrel.
Rate of fire: 800RPM for the AE and 850 for the 7.62
Ammo in a mag: 150 rounds or the 50AE and 20-30 rounds for the 7.62