5.56mm x 45 NATO Machine Gun

Kale Defence and Aerospace has developed the 5.56x45 mm calibre KMG556 light machine gun for special forces. Operating with a gas recoil mechanism, the rifle has a 14,5, 16 and 18 inch barrel options and weighs 7.8 kg. The rifle has a cyclic rate of around 800–900 per minute, and its effective range is 600 meters for point targets and 800 meters for area targets. KMG556 will enter Turkish Armed Forces’ inventory very soon.

5,56mm x 45 NATO Machine Gun
Quick Detachable Barrel with Grip
5 Position Telescopic Adjustable Stock
3 Position Adjustable Cheek Piece
3 Position Height Adjustable and Foldable Bipod
Sights with range adjustment
5,56mm x 45 NATO
Firing Mode
Safe/ Full Automatic
Feed Mechanism
Belt fed from left side
Maximum Length (Stock Extended)
1.000 mm
Minimum Length (Stock Collapsed)
900 mm
Ammo Box
235 mm
Overall Height
235 mm
Weight (w/o Accessories)
7.800 g
Barrel Length
16” - 406 mm
Barrel Twist Rate
1:7” - 1:177,8 mm 6 grooves right hand twist
Flash Hider
A2 birdcage
Sight Radius
529 mm
Trigger Pull Weight
35-70 N
Rate of Fire
750 - 950 rpm
900 m/s
Effective Range
600 m (Point target) - 800 m (Area target)

Advanced long stroke gas piston system

NATO Accessory Rails (STANAG 4694/M1913 Picatinny Rail)

Suitable for right & left hand shooters with ambidextrous weapon controls

5 position telescopic adjustable stock

Cold hammer forged barrel, proprietary heat treat, hard chrome plated ID, manganese phosphate coated OD and polished chamber

3 position adjustable cheek piece

Quick detachable barrel with grip

3 position height adjustable and foldable bipod

Iron sights with range adjustment

Various Cerakote® color options are available