Lightweight Small Arms Technology

Lightweight Small Arms Technology

Carry more ammo while reducing the load
5.56-millimeter LMG proven to Technology Readiness Level 7
Improves short-range engagement times
Provides more first-round hits at long range
Increases accuracy and maneuverability
Configuration
5.56-millimeter LMG with/without folding buttstock
7.62-millimeter cased telescoped variant
Ammunition Caliber
5.56 mm & 7.62 mm cased telescoped
5.56 mm caseless
Game-changing weight reduction

Textron Systems has a long, proven history as a designer and manufacturer of armament and ammunition technologies, having been involved in many Army small arms development programs over the past 50 years.  The LSAT has undergone Military Utility Assessment (MUA) with the U.S. Army Maneuver Battle Lab, evaluation with U.S. Special Operations Command, and completed the Dismounted Non-Network Enabled Limited Objective Experiment with the U.S. Army Capabilities Integration Center (ARCIC).

Specifications

Gross Weight (KG)
35 percent reduction (5.56 mm weapon)
Gross Weight (KG)
37 percent reduction (7.62 mm weapon)
Ammunition Weight
More than 40 percent reduction

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