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What is a M4 carbine used for?

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The M4 is a military rifle capable of semi automatic or 3 shot automatic fire. It is used where a lighter shorter rifle is useful.
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What types of ammunition can be used with the M4 carbine?

 M193 - Ball  M196 - Trace  M199 - Dummy  M200 - Blank (Violet tip and 7 petal rose crimp)  M855 - Ball (Green Tip)  M856 - Tracer (Red Tip)  M862 - Short Range Traini

Is the m4 carbine gas operated?

Yes, as are most AR-15 variants and clones from Eugene Stoner's original design. Gases are vented from the gas block located under the front sight post on the barrel through t

Which is best ak-47 or M4 Carbine?

Thousands upon thousands of words in dozens of articles in gun magazines over the past 50 years have been written on this question. Bottom line - it all depends on what you li

What are the characteristics of M4 Carbine?

The M4 Carbine is a LIGHT WEIGHT, GAS OPERATED, AIR COOLED, MAGAZINE FED, SHOULDER FIRED weapon.   Maximum Effective Range: [point target: 500 meters, Area Target: 600 mete

What is the weight of the M4 Carbine?

  6.49 pounds without magazine, 7.19 pounds with a loaded 20 round magazine and 7.5 pounds with a loaded 30 round magazine.

Can a civilian own a M4 Carbine?

Yes. There are many versions of the M4 Carbine available for civilian purchase. But you have to have a permit for it to be full automatic. Semi automatic AR-15 style rifles ar

How can you get an m4 assault carbine in California?

To put it simply, you can not. If you want a rifle that looks/functions like an M-16/M-4, but is semi-automatic, then it must have been an AR-15 imported into California and r

How much does a M4 carbine cost?

New, just over $500. I've seen used in very good condition for $300. You can't find a good M4 upper for $500 let alone an entire rifle. You'll be looking at around $1000 to

Uses for ar-15 m4 rifle?

The AR-15 is probably the most versatile rifle of all time and it can be used for just about any firearms use. 1) For small game hunting; kind of a waste here. way too much.

What is the muzzle velocity for the m4 carbine?

The M4A1 version of the M16 rifle has a muzzle velocity of about 2900 feet per second, firing the 5.56mm cartridge.

What is better - an AK-47 or an M4 carbine?

Like many of these questions, this one cannot have a single answer. The question you need to ask yourself is what "better"means. Also, you need to keep in mind that an AK (it