| Interdynamics MKS |
In the mid 1970s Swedish company Interdynamics AB released not a normal assault rifle (automatic) with the designation MKS, chambered 5.56h45 mm NATO.
In an attempt to reduce the dimensions of a given weapon while maintaining the combat effectiveness of the chief designer of the company Interdynamics AB - George Kellgren posted receiver store fire in the control arm, giving the rifle-like appearance enlarged version of the Israeli submachine gun Uzi.
rifle Interdynamics MKS created using relatively traditional technologies and built on vapor automation scheme.
Vapor unit has a gas regulator, which allows to vary the rate of fire weapons and adapt to changing operating conditions. Locking barrel by turning the bolt for breech, 6 lugs. Fires from a closed bolt.
Arm cocking is on top of the receiver and is equally comfortable for both hands.
Receiver and the entire body of the rifle made of heat-resistant thin sheet steel.
Sights include fly and changeover diopter rear sight with the settings on the firing range of 250 and 400 meters.
Butt metal, skeletal structure, folding sideways-right. When folded buttstock allowed to use it as a back plate to hold the front handle second hand weapons.
rifle can be equipped with bayonet.
Food weapons made from detachable magazine capacity of 30 rounds.
Carbine Interdynamics MKS
With a shortened barrel and folded butt
done using relatively traditional technologies Interdynamics MKS rifle but with unconventional weapons for this class layout - as the pistol grip fire control used filler store. Such a solution to reduce the length of the weapon compared to traditional weapons layout.
Overall Interdynamics MKS assault rifle was compact with small dimensions and low weight rather for this class of weapon.
However tests have shown that a new weapon awkward to handle due to the considerable width of the store chambered 5.56h45 mm, prevents normal retention rifle.
As a result
assault rifle Interdynamics MKS, as created on the basis of its shorter carbine, success has not been in mass production has not arrived.
| scheme carbine |
| Rifle MKS || Carbine MKS < / tr> |
| Caliber, mm || 5.56h45 NATO |
| Length (stock decomposed / complex) mm < td> 868/634 || 751/517 |
| Barrel length, mm || 467 || 350 |
| Weight || 2.75 || 2.36 |
| store count. cartridges || 30 |
| Muzzle velocity, m / s || 975 || 925 |
| Effective range, m || 400 || 300 |
| rds / min || 750 - 1100 |