The exhibition within the framework of the international forum "Army-2020" turned out to be rich in novelties. Among others - new items in the field of small arms weapons, including machine guns.
One of the novelties presented at the exhibition was the Kalashnikov light machine gun with ammunition feed belt, which deserves special attention. This is RPL-20. The caliber of the presented small arms is 5,45x39 mm.
The belt of the RPL-20 light machine gun is attached through a special receiving window, while being in a special pouch. The model presented at the exhibition is equipped with an optical aiming system, has a folding stock, which, as reported, is comfortable when firing while ready, both lying and standing.
A specialist from the Kalashnikov concern notes that such a machine gun has minimal recoil, which is important when firing intensively.
A detailed description of the RPL-20 with its capabilities and characteristics in the story on the YouTube channel Lazarev Tactical: