The RMG.50 is a heavy machine gun of German origin under development by Rheinmetall.The RMG.50 machine gun is under development by the company under contract to the Bundeswehr as a replacement for the Browning M2HB recoil-operated heavy machine gun of the same calibre. According to a company representative, work on the RMG.50 started in 2008 and the first firings took place at the end of 2009. A second prototype has since been completed and is planned to have started trials in August 2010. A third prototype will be delivered in 2011 for internal qualification and pre-series weapons are due to be delivered to the German Ministry of Defence test authority in 2012.

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  • Das RMG 50 ist ein deutsches schweres Maschinengewehr im Kaliber. 50 BMG (12,7 × 99 mm NATO), das sich seit 2012 in der Erprobungsphase befindet. Das RMG 50 soll das Browning M2 HB ablösen. Zusätzlich soll Hochleistungsmunition verwendbar sein. Die Konstruktion begann 2008, erste Schussversuche fanden 2009 statt. Die Serienfertigung und Einführung wurde bereits für 2014 erwartet. (de)
  • The RMG.50 is a heavy machine gun of German origin under development by Rheinmetall.The RMG.50 machine gun is under development by the company under contract to the Bundeswehr as a replacement for the Browning M2HB recoil-operated heavy machine gun of the same calibre. According to a company representative, work on the RMG.50 started in 2008 and the first firings took place at the end of 2009. A second prototype has since been completed and is planned to have started trials in August 2010. A third prototype will be delivered in 2011 for internal qualification and pre-series weapons are due to be delivered to the German Ministry of Defence test authority in 2012. (en)
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  • gearbox-driven crank, externally powered
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  • 2008 (xsd:integer)
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  • dual linkless feed
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  • 2000 m
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  • 600 (xsd:integer)
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  • Das RMG 50 ist ein deutsches schweres Maschinengewehr im Kaliber. 50 BMG (12,7 × 99 mm NATO), das sich seit 2012 in der Erprobungsphase befindet. Das RMG 50 soll das Browning M2 HB ablösen. Zusätzlich soll Hochleistungsmunition verwendbar sein. Die Konstruktion begann 2008, erste Schussversuche fanden 2009 statt. Die Serienfertigung und Einführung wurde bereits für 2014 erwartet. (de)
  • The RMG.50 is a heavy machine gun of German origin under development by Rheinmetall.The RMG.50 machine gun is under development by the company under contract to the Bundeswehr as a replacement for the Browning M2HB recoil-operated heavy machine gun of the same calibre. According to a company representative, work on the RMG.50 started in 2008 and the first firings took place at the end of 2009. A second prototype has since been completed and is planned to have started trials in August 2010. A third prototype will be delivered in 2011 for internal qualification and pre-series weapons are due to be delivered to the German Ministry of Defence test authority in 2012. (en)
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  • RMG 50 (de)
  • Rheinmetall RMG.50 (en)
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