Encyclopedia of firearms and ammunition of the XX and XXI centuries

Knights LAMG, AMG

Knights LAMG, AMG

The Knights LAMG, or the Light Assault Machine Gun, was first introduced in 2017. Produced by the well-known American arms making company Knights Armament ...

TKIV 85

TKIV 85

The TKIV 85 sniper rifle (full nomenclature is “7.62mm Tarkkuuskivaari 85”, or 7.62mm precision rifle, Model of 1985) was adopted by the Finnish army in ...

AMP-69

AMP-69

The AMP-69 grenade launcher was designed by Hungarian engineers during early 1970s and adopted by Hungarian army in 1974. Produced by the FEG factory, it ...

AMD-65

AMD-65

The AMD-65 assault rifle was designed during mid-1960s at the famous Hungarian arms factory FEG as a shortened version of their standard issue AKM-63 ...

AKM-63, AK-63D and AMM

AKM-63, AK-63D and AMM

The AKM-63 assault rifle was developed at the Hungarian FEG factory during early 1960s. It was, basically, a licensed copy of the Soviet Kalashnikov AKM ...

Tkachov AO-46

Tkachov AO-46

The AO-46 compact assault rifle, or, to be more exact, an experimental Personal Defense Weapon, was created by Petr Tkachev, a prolific engineer and ...

Afanasiev TKB-011

Afanasiev TKB-011

The Afanasiev TKB-011 assault rifle is, in fact, an umbrella name that covers several vastly different experimental rifles, designed by Nikolay Afanasiev ...

REAPR-338

REAPR-338

The REAPR-338 machine gun was officially introduced during the annual ShotShow expo in January 2024 by its manufacturer, the Ohio Ordnance Works company ...

CADEX CDX-40

CADEX CDX-40

The CADEX CDX-40 sniper rifle is a dedicated long range weapon, developed in Canada by a company called Cadex defence. This rifle is intended for shooting ...

Barrett MRADELR

Barrett MRADELR

The Barrett MRADELR sniper rifle is a new long range precision weapon, introduced by an American company Barret Firearms in 2023. This rifle is an ...

Daewoo K1A

Daewoo K1A

The 5.56mm K1A compact assault rifle (carbine) was developed during late 1970s as a replacement for the obsolete US-made M3A1 submachine guns, then in use ...

Daewoo K2

Daewoo K2

The 5.56mm K2 rifle (K2 소총) was adopted by the Army of the Republic of Korea in 1984. This rifle was in development since mid-1970s as a replacement for ...