These days Weapons are used in every country to protect the life of everyone. There are various varieties of weapons available in the world with different specification and features including piston, revolvers, guns, and others.
Today, military of different countries using different and dangerous weapons to kill enemies in the war. But war is incomplete without having guns. There are many dangerous guns available in the market, which can kill more than 100 of persons in a few seconds. In this article, I am sharing some of the most powerful and best guns in the world. These guns can be easy to target and most probably made in China.
Here are the top 10 Best & Powerful Machine Guns in The World in 2017-2018
10. Heckler & Koch MP5K
It is one of the most popular machine guns in the world. It works on the principle of blow back. This machine gun is easy to carry and provides full safety to the user. These guns are also easy to control during firing, modular and are extraordinary. There are a huge number of variants available in this type of guns. This gun can be used anywhere and under all situations in the world in land, water and also in the air. Due to its small size and light weight, user can easily move with it without feeling any over weight in the hands. These machine guns are highly appreciated and are used in many military forces. It is also very easy to assemble and dissemble.
9. Ceska Zbrojovka Scorpion EV03
It is also one of the most popular machine guns. It is slim, easy to carry and hold. This gun is originated in the Czech Republic. It is basically is 9mm sub machine gun. This gun is around 2.77 kg in weight. It works on the blow back principle. This gun is brushed with a metallic and clean look. This is lightweight and designed to be compact. This gun has a safe fire switch and it is semi automatic. It provides fully automatic fire and has three round burst. These guns are also available to be fully adjustable and removable portions. These guns can be easily folded and are easy to carry from one place to another. This gun is also very cheap.
8. Heckler & Koch UMP
This machine gun is originated in the Germany and it comes into service from 1999. This gun is around 2.4 kg in weight and 450 mm in length. It works on the principle of blow back and closed bolt. It can fire 650 rounds per minute. This machine gun is versatile and it is very easy to handle. It also offers high safety. This gun is mostly used in special forces. It has chambered for larger cartridges and thus needed more stopping power than any other machine gun. It is very difficult to control the automatic firing due to the large cartridge. It is one of the slower firing machine guns available in the market. There are 3 versions of this gun available in the market, including UMP40, UMP45 and UMP9.
7. M2 Browning
It is a type of heavy machine gun and it originates in the US. It comes in the service from the 1933. This machine is designed in 1918 by the John M Browning. It is around 38 kg in weight and 58 kg in weight with tripod. This machine gun is around 1,654 mm in length. It can fire on the rate of 400 to 600 rounds per minute. Its design is similar to the machine gun M1919. This machine gun has more power and larger chambered for the 50 BMG cartridge. This gun is more effective in the low flying aircraft. This type of gun can be used in the vehicle. This type of gun used in the World War 2, Iran Iraq war, Syrian Civil war, Persian gulf war and in many other wars as well. This machine gun can be used in many countries in the world. This type of gun can be used as a primary or secondary weapon in the forces.
6. M1919 Browning
This machine gun originates in the US and it comes into the service from the 1919. This machine gun was designed by the John M. Browning. There are around 5 million M1919 Browning guns are built. There are various variants available in the market, including A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6, M37 and M2. This gun has 14 kg weight and 964 mm in length. It can fire 400 to 600 rounds per minute. This machine is considered as the grandfather of the other guns. This gun has a water cooling system that protects it from heating up. This also helps in maintaining the speed. One of the best feature of this gun is that it can fire at a constant rate without slowing down.
5. M60 GPMG
This machine gun originates in the US and it is a general purpose machine gun. It comes into service from 1957. This machine gun was manufactured by the Saco Defense. The cost of this machine gun is $6 thousand. This machine gun is 1,105 mm in length and 10 kg in weight. It has a short stroke of gas piston with open belt. This piston operated on the gas system. It can fire 500 to 650 rounds per minute. This type of machine gun is used in the every branch of US military. It is one of the trustworthy and reliable gun. It has slow speed of firing. It is also very easy to handle and carry. One of the advantages of this machine gun is that one can continuously shoot at a constant rate without slowing down its speed. This machine cools down without any delays. It is based on belt bullet system, so there is no need to reload again and again. It is used in many wars, including Gulf war, Stand off, Iraq war, War in Afganistan and in other war as well.
4. FN F2000 Assault Rifle
It is a type of Bullpup assault rifle and it originates in the Belgium. It comes in the service from 2001. This machine gun was manufactured by the FN Herstal. There are various variants available in this gun, including F2000, F2000 Tactical, FS2000 and F2000 S. This gun has 3.6 kg weight and 699 mm in length. It is operated on gas and rotating bolt principle. It can fire 850 rounds per minute. It is a fully automatic machine gun. The unique and modern design of this gun makes it highly favored in the firearm markets. The material used in the creation of this machine gun is polymers this makes it more lighter than any other machine gun. This gun is best for both right and left handed people. This gun is used in many countries, including Belgium, India, Pakistan, Poland, Peru and in other countries as well.
3. M24E6 Machine gun
This type machine gun is used in the United states. As in M60, it provides the same tripod. It is lighter in weight as compared to other guns. So, it is also very easy to carry, handle and move it from one place to another. This gun is stable and can be targeted easily as it is mounted on the tripod/ Bipod. It helps in changing the position easily. This gun is also more reliable. Its firing rate is also very fast. This gun is also superior than heavy old M60. One can easily adjust the sight angle of this gun. It is made up of titanium steel and thus prevent rust from entering in any part of this gun. This gun has longer life as there is no problem regarding rusting, jamming, and replacement of any part.
2. Kalashnikov (Commonly known as AK-47)
It is a type of Assault rifle and it originates in the Soviet Union. It comes into service in the 1949. This gun is used in the Hungarian Revolution and in the Vietnam War. This gun was designed by the Mikhail Kalashnikov. There are around 75 million guns are built in the world. It is around 3.75 kg in weight and 880 mm in length. This gun is operated on the gas and rotating bolt action. The firing rate of this gun is around 600 rounds per minutes. There are many variations available in this type of gun in various countries. This gun is cheap and easy to manufacture. It is better to replace than repair this gun. This gun is mostly used in the Africa. It is one of the best guns as it is used by the armies of Russia, Soviet, Arabia and Africa.
1. M4 Carbine Commando with M203 Grenade Launcher
It is a type of Carbine machine gun and it originates in the USA. It comes into service in 1994. The unit cost of this gun is around $700. Some of the variants in this gun are M4A1 and Mark 18 Mod 0 CQBR. This gun is around 2.88 kg in weight and 840 mm in length. This gun is operated on gas and rotating bolt action. It can fire 700 to 950 rounds per minute. It is considered as the world’s best machine gun. In the defense forces of the USA, this gun is recommended by the Government. It is used in the armed forces of the US. This gun also has a backup unit, which is attached separately. This backup is used after the running out of the 5.56MM caliber bullets.
Guns are used by humans for the purpose of security. There are many different types and size of Guns available in the market. These guns listed above are some of the best and most powerful machine guns available in the world. These guns are used by many armies in the world.