In Russia, they created an analogue of the American M-16 under the cartridge of the caliber 7,62X39 mm
In Russia, they developed a variant of the American assault rifle AR-15 (M-16) under the Soviet cartridge of caliber 7,62X39 mm. Also developed option with the ability to conduct automatic firing. This was reported by TASS with reference to the message of the company LLC "Promtehnologiya", which produces weapon under the brand name ORSIS.
The Russian company Promtekhnologiya launched at its facilities in Moscow the production of a variant of the American assault rifle AR-15 (M-16) for the caliber 7,62X39 mm. Rifles are equipped with high-precision barrels ORSIS.
- reported in the company.
It is stated that the general shot at the resource during the tests, at the moment, exceeded 17 of thousands of shots, while the accuracy and accuracy indicators remained within the declared norm. The rifle also went through various climatic tests.
Earlier, in September, the company launched into mass production the ORSIS-AR15J rifle - an analogue of the American semi-automatic rifle AR-15 chambered for caliber 5,56x45 mm.
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