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266 – Akhgar Gatling-type machine guns

One of the new and honorable achievements of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the field of defense and deterrence is ” Akhgar machine guns “.

Akhgar machine guns, which is one of the heaviest and most advanced weapons in the world, weighs 45 kg and is approximately 85 cm long. Has a speed of more than a thousand meters per second.
It is worth mentioning that by designing and building this artillery, Iran joined the group of 10 countries that have the military capability to build this heavy weapon.
The construction of heavy machine guns has been considered in many countries for many years, but only a few countries, such as the United States, Russia, China and a few European countries have succeeded in building it, until our country joined this group in the past few years. He was able to design and build two advanced machine guns’ pieces. The first ammunition made in the Islamic Republic of Iran with a weight of 45 kg and a length of approximately 85 cm is called “Akhgar” which was designed in 1390 and three years later the first prototype was made and displayed to name the Islamic Republic of Iran in the list of manufacturers of this weapon Put a strategy. Akhgar is a 6-barrel machine gun that is fed with 7.62 mm bullets and has the ability to fire 4 to 5 thousand bullets per minute at a speed of more than 1000 meters per second and is able to shoot its bullets up to a range of more than one thousand meters.
Of course, on the other hand, the Iranian youth, by designing another example of Akhgar and Muharram machine guns, were able to install these artillery pieces on tactical vehicles such as the Samandar and Ranger today.

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