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the MK48 Light Machine Gun.
At 18.26 pounds, the MK 48 is about nine pounds lighter than the 27.5-pound But unlike the 5.
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2.2.2 MK 48 Guided Missile Vertical Launching System (GMVLS)......................

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China Springs A Nuclear Leak
issues and trust of crew not to launch their SLBM's. Wonderful, so I guess when they finally do go on combat patrol they'll have orders to launch when on station. Regardless, they'll have a Virginian on their tail with a Mk48 aimed at their brown star.
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US Ordnance Mk43 Mod 1/M60E4 7.62mm NATO Medium Machine Gun (MMG) for Special
The US Ordnance M60E4/Mk43 Mod 1 MMG's only real competition with regard to combat capability is the FN MK48 Mod 1, which has also reportedly been performing well in combat. The two weapons appear to be pretty evenly matched, combat capability-wise.

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Mk 48 machine gun - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Mk 48 is a lightweight belt-fed machine gun, firing 7.62×51mm NATO cartridges from a disintegrating belt of ammunition.
Mark 48 torpedo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For the machine gun, see Mk 48 machine gun.
M249 light machine gun - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Modern Firearms - Mk.48 mod.0
Mk. 48 model 0 7.62 mm Lightweight Machinegun (USA) The Mk.
MK 48
17% lighter and much more compact than the 7.

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