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  1. What Army Field Manual covers the M136 AT4?
    FM 3-23.25 Chapter 2
  2. What is the M136 AT4?
    • The M136 AT4 is a 84mm, lightweight, self-contained, anti-armor weapon. It consists of a free-flight,fin-stabilized,
    • rocket-type cartridge packed in an expendable, one-piece,fiberglass-wrapped tube.
  3. From which shoulder is the M136 AT4 fired?
    Right shoulder only
  4. What is the approximate length of the M136 AT4 Rocket?
    18 inches
  5. What is the approximate weight of the M136 AT4 Rocket?
    4 lbs
  6. What is the length of the M136 AT4?
    40 inches
  7. What is the maximum range of the M136 AT4?
    2100meters
  8. What is the overall weight of the M136 AT4?
    14.8 lbs
  9. What is the maximum effective range of the M136 AT4?
    300meters
  10. What is the minimum target engagement range of the M136 AT4?
    • Training- 30 meters
    • Combat –15 meters
  11. How many pre-fire checks are there for the M136 AT4 and what are they?
    • There are 11 pre-fire checks:
    • 1. The rear seal, a brown acrylic plastic plate inside the venturi, is in place and undamaged.
    • 2. The transport safety pin is in place and fully inserted.The lanyard is attached to the transport safety pin and the
    • launcher. The lanyard should already be wrapped around the launcher clockwise and the transport safety pin
    • inserted in the retainer hole counterclockwise.
    • 3. The cocking lever is present and in the SAFE (uncocked)position.
    • 4. The plastic fire-through muzzle cover is in place and undamaged. If it is torn or broken, cut it out and check the
    • launch tube to ensure it is clear of foreign objects. Remove any that you find by turning the tube muzzle
    • downward and gently shaking the launcher.
    • 5. The launcher has the correct color-coded band.
    • 6. The sights function properly. Open the sight covers to ensure the sights pop up and are undamaged.
    • 7. The forward safety does not move when you depress it.
    • 8. The red trigger button is not missing.
    • 9. The launcher body has no cracks, dents, or bulges.
    • 10. The carrying sling is not frayed and is attached firmly to the launch tube.
    • 11. The shoulder stop is not broken or damaged, and it unsnaps and folds down.
    • (FM 3-23.25 Jan 2006 / 2-11 / PDF 18)
  12. If you have a misfire with the M136 AT4, what should you do?
  13. to the SAFE (uncocked) position.
    • Move the launcher from your shoulder, keeping the launcher pointed toward the enemy. Reinsert the transport
    • safety pin.
    • Break off the sights to identify the misfired launcher.
    • Place the launcher on the ground, pointed toward the enemy, and use another launcher. As soon as you can,
    • dispose of the misfired launcher IAW unit SOP
  14. How large and what does the back-blast area of the M136 AT4 consist of?
    • The black-blast area is 65 meters in a 90-degree fan behind the weapon. The distances are 5 meters combat and 60
    • meters training.
  15. What is the FM concerning the M16/A2 Rifle?
    FM 3-22.9
  16. What is the first thing you should do when you handle a weapon?
    Make sure you clear it
  17. Name the five phases in Basic Rifle Marksmanship.
    • 1. Preliminary Rifle Instruction
    • 2. Downrange Feedback
    • 3. Field Fire
    • 4. Advanced Rifle Marksmanship
    • 5. Advanced Optics, Laser and Iron Sights
  18. What is the purpose of a weaponeer?
    • The weaponeer is capable of simulating all of the BRM live fire scenarios without firing rounds. Immediate feedback
    • is available for critiquing the soldier's application of the integrated act of firing while using the weaponeer device to
    • include misfire procedures.
  19. What are the four fundamentals of marksmanship?
    • 1. Steady Position
    • 2. Proper Aim (Sight Picture)
    • 3. Breathing
    • 4. Trigger Squeeze
  20. During Preliminary Marksmanship Training (PMI), what are the only two positions taught?
    • 1. Individual Foxhole supported
    • 2. Basic Prone unsupported
  21. What are the two basic elements of the Sight Picture?
    • 1. Sight Alignment
    • 2. Placing of the Aiming Point
  22. What does the acronym SPORTS stand for?
    Slap, Pull, Observe, Release, Tap and Shoot
  23. What is remedial action?
    • Remedial action is the continuing effort to determine the cause for a stoppage ormal function and to try to clear the
    • stoppage once it has been identified.
  24. Describe the proper procedures for applying remedial action with the M16/A2.
    • 1. Try to place the weapon on safe
    • 2. Remove the magazine
    • 3. Lock the bolt to the rear
    • 4. Place the weapon on safe if not already done
  25. Describe the proper procedure for applying immediate action with the M16/A2.
    • 1. Slaps gently upward on the magazine to ensure it is fully seated, and the magazine follower is not jammed.
    • 2. Pulls the charging handle fully to the rear.
    • 3. Observes for the ejection of a live round or expended cartridge. (If the weapon fails to eject a cartridge, perform
    • remedial action.)
    • 4. Releases the charging handle (do not ride it forward).
    • 5. Taps the forward assist assembly to ensure bolt closure.
    • 6. Squeezes the trigger and tries to fire the rifle.
  26. Is SPORTS an Immediate or Remedial Action?
    Immediate action
  27. What is immediate action?
    • Immediate action involves quickly applying a possible correction to reduce a stoppage without performing
    • troubleshooting procedures to determine the actual cause.(SPORTS)
  28. How many times should immediate action be applied to a weapon?
    Once. (If Rifle still fails to fire, apply remedial action)
  29. Once. (If Rifle still fails to fire, apply remedial action)
    The weapon ceasing to fire due to a stoppage resulting from mechanical failure of the weapon, magazine or ammo.
  30. Name the different categories of malfunctions on the M16/A2.
    • 1. Failure to feed, chamber or lock
    • 2. Failure to fire cartridge
    • 3. Failure to Extract
    • 4. Failure to Eject
  31. What is stoppage?
    A stoppage is a failure of an automatic or semiautomatic firearm to complete the cycle of operation..
  32. How do you clear a stoppage?
    Apply immediate or remedial action
  33. What is the definition of Maximum Effective Range?
    The greatest distance at which a soldier may be expected to deliver a target hit.
  34. What does CLP stand for?
    • Cleaner - It contains solvents that dissolve firing residue and carbon.
    • Lubricant - It lays down a layer of teflon as it dries to provide lubrication.
    • Preservative - It prevents rust from Forming.
  35. Describe the M16/A2 Rifle.
    • A 5.56 mm, magazine fed, gas-operated, air-cooled, semiautomatic or three-round burst, hand-held, shoulder-fired
    • weapon.
  36. What are the 7 types of ammunition that can be used with the M16/A2 Rifle?
    • 1. M193 – Ball
    • 2. M196 – Trace
    • 3. M199 – Dummy
    • 4. M200 – Blank (Violet tip and 7 petal rose crimp)
    • 5. M855 – Ball (Green Tip)
    • 6. M856 – Tracer (Red Tip)
    • 7. M862 – Short Range Training Ammunition (Plastic with a Blue Tip)
  37. What are the four steps required in order to mechanically zero the M16/A2?
    • 1. Adjust the front sight post (1) up or down until the base of the front sight post is flush with the front sight post
    • housing (2).
    • 2. Adjust the elevation knob (3) counterclockwise, as viewed from above, until the rear sight assembly(4) rests flush
    • with the carrying handle and the 8/3 marking is aligned with the index line on the left side of the carrying handle.
    • 3. Position the apertures(5) so the unmarked aperture is up and the 0-200 meter aperture is down. Rotate the windage
    • knob (6) to align the index mark on the 0-200 meter aperture with the long center index line on the rear sight
    • assembly.
  38. What are the steps required in order to battlesight zero the M16/A2?
    • 1. Adjust the elevation knob (1) counterclockwise, as viewed from above, until the rear sight assembly(2) rests flush
    • with the carrying handle and the 8/3 marking is aligned with the index line (3) on the left side of the carrying
    • handle. Then adjust the elevation knob one more click clockwise.
    • 2. Position the apertures(4) so the unmarked aperture is up and the 0-200 meter aperture is down. Rotate the windage
    • knob (5) to align the index mark on the 0-200 meter aperture with the long center index line on the rear sight
  39. Describe the weights of the M16/A2 Rifle.
    • Without Magazine and Sling - 7.78 pounds
    • With Sling and a loaded 20 round magazine - 8.48 pounds
    • With Sling and a loaded 30 round magazine - 8.79 pounds
  40. Describe the max effective rates of fire for the M16/A2 Rifle.
    • Semiautomatic - 45 rounds per minute
    • Burst - 90 rounds per minute
    • Sustained - 12-15 rounds per minute
  41. What is the muzzle velocity of the M16/A2 Rifle?
    3,100feet per second
  42. Describe the ranges for the M16/A2 Rifle.
    • Maximum Range - 3,600 meters
    • Max Effective Range for a Point Target - 550 meters
    • Max Effective Range for an Area Target - 800 meters
  43. Describe the Barrel Rifling for the M16/A2 Rifle.
    Right hand twist 1/7
  44. What is the basic load of ammunition for the M16/A2 Rifle?
    210 Rounds total. (7 magazines with 30 rounds in each)
  45. The elevation knob adjusts the point of aim for the M16A2 Rifle how much?
    300 to 800 meters
  46. What is the overall length of the M16/A2 Rifle?
    39.63inches
  47. What are the 8 steps in the functioning of the M16/A2 rifle?
    • 1. Feeding
    • 2. Chambering
    • 3. Locking
    • 4. Firing
    • 5. Unlocking
    • 6. Extract ing
    • 7. Ejecting
    • 8. Cocking
  48. Describe the procedures for clearing the M16/A2 Rifle.
    • Point the muzzle in a designated SAFE DIRECTION. Attempt to place selector lever on SAFE. If weapon is not
    • cocked, lever cannot be placed on SAFE.
    • Remove the magazine by depressing the magazine catch button and pulling the magazine down.
    • To lock bolt open,pull charging handle rearward. Press bottom of bolt catch and allow bolt to move forward until
    • it engages bolt catch. Return charging handle to full forward position. If you have not done so before, place the
    • selector lever on SAFE.
    • Visually (not physically) inspect the receiver and chamber to ensure these areas contain no ammo.
    • With the select or lever pointing toward SAFE, allow the bolt to go forward by pressing the upper portion of the
    • bolt catch.
    • Place the select or lever on SEMI and squeeze the trigger.
    • Pull the charging handle fully rearward and release it, allowing the bolt to return to the full forward position.
    • Place the select or lever on SAFE.
    • Close the ejection port cover.
  49. How do you perform a functions check on the M16/A2 Rifle?
    • 1. Place the selector lever on safe. If the selector switch will not go on safe, pull the charging handle to the rear
    • and release. Place the selector lever on safe. Pull the trigger to the rear, the hammer should not fall.
    • 2. Place the selector lever on semi. Pull the trigger to the rear and hold. The hammer should fall. While holding
    • the trigger to the rear, pull the charging handle to the rear and release. Release the trigger and pull it to the rear
    • again. The hammer should fall.
    • 3. Place the selector lever on burst. Pull the charging handle to the rear and release. Pull the trigger to the rear and
    • hold. The hammer should fall. While holding the trigger to the rear, pull the charging handle to the rear three
    • times and release. Release the trigger and pull it to the rear again. The hammer should fall.
  50. What is the FM concerning the M4 Rifle?
    FM 3-22.9
  51. What is the first thing you should do when you handle a weapon?
    Make sure you clear it
  52. Name the five phases in Basic Rifle Marksmanship.
    • 1. Preliminary Rifle Instruction
    • 2. Downrange Feedback
    • 3. Field Fire
    • 4. Advanced Rifle Marksmanship
    • 5. Advanced Optics, Laser and Iron Sights
  53. What is the purpose of a weaponeer?
    • The weaponeer is capable of simulating all of the BRM live fire scenarios without firing rounds. Immediate feedback
    • is available for critiquing the soldier's application of the integrated act offering while using the weaponeer device to
    • include misfire procedures.
  54. What are the four fundamentals of marksmanship?
    • 1. Steady Position
    • 2. Proper Aim (Sight Picture)
    • 3. Breathing
    • 4. Trigger Squeeze
  55. During Preliminary Marksmanship Training (PMI), what are the only two positions taught?
    • 1. Individual Foxhole supported
    • 2. Basic Prone unsupported
  56. What are the two basic elements of the Sight Picture?
    • 1. Sight Alignment
    • 2. Placing of the Aiming Point
  57. What does the acronym SPORTS stand for?
    Slap, Pull, Observe, Release, Tap and Shoot
  58. What is remedial action?
    • Remedial action is the continuing effort to determine the cause for a stoppage ormal function and to try to clear the
    • stoppage once it has been identified.
  59. Describe the proper procedures for applying remedial action with the M4.
    • 1. Try to place the weapon on safe
    • 2. Remove the magazine
    • 3. Lock the bolt to the rear
    • 4. Place the weapon on safe if not already done
  60. Describe the proper procedure for applying immediate action with the M4.
    • 1. Slaps gently upward on the magazine to ensure it is fully seated, and the magazine follower is not jammed.
    • 2. Pulls the charging handle fully to the rear.
    • 3. Observes for the ejection of a live round or expended cartridge. (If the weapon fails to eject a cartridge, perform
    • remedial action.)
    • 4. Releases the charging handle (do not ride it forward).
    • 5. Taps the forward assist assembly to ensure bolt closure.
    • 6. Squeezes the trigger and tries to fire the rifle.
  61. What are the steps required in order to mechanically zero the M4?
    • 1. Adjust the front sight post (1) up or down until the base of the front sight post is flush with the front sight post
    • housing (2).
    • 2. Adjust the elevation knob (3) counterclockwise, when viewed from above, until the rear sight assembly (4) rests
    • flush with the detachable carrying handle and the 6/3marking is aligned with the index line (5) on the left side of
    • the carrying handle.
    • 3. Position the apertures(6) so the unmarked aperture is up and the 0-200 meter aperture is down. Rotate the windage
    • knob (7) to align the index mark (8) on the 0-200 meter aperture with the long center index line on the rear sight
    • assembly.
  62. What are the steps required in order to battle sight zero the M4?
    • 1. Adjust the elevation knob (1) counterclockwise, when viewed from above, until the rear sight assembly (2) rests
    • flush with the detachable carrying handle and the 6/3marking is aligned with the index line (3) on the left side of
    • the detachable carrying handle. The elevation knob remains flush.
    • 2. Position the apertures(4) so the unmarked aperture is up and the 0-200 meter aperture is down. Rotate the windage
    • knob (5) to align the index mark (6) on the 0-200 meter aperture with the long center index line on the rear sight
    • assembly.
  63. Is SPORTS an Immediate or Remedial Action?
    Immediate action
  64. What is immediate action?
    • Immediate action involves quickly applying a possible correction to reduce a stoppage without performing
    • troubleshooting procedures to determine the actual cause.(SPORTS)
  65. How many times should immediate action be applied to a weapon?
    Once. (If Rifle still fails to fire, apply remedial action)
  66. What is a malfunction?
    The weapon ceasing to fire due to a stoppage resulting from mechanical failure of the weapon, magazine or ammo.
  67. Name the different categories of malfunctions for the M4 Rifle.
    • 1. Failure to feed, chamber or lock
    • 2. Failure to fire cartridge
    • 3. Failure to Extract
    • 4. Failure to Eject
  68. What is stoppage?
  69. A stoppage is a failure of an automatic or semiautomatic firearm to complete the cycle of operation..
  70. How do you clear a stoppage?
    Apply immediate or remedial action
  71. What is the definition of Maximum Effective Range?
    The greatest distance at which a soldier may be expected to deliver a target hit.
  72. What does CLP stand for?
    • Cleaner - It contains solvents that dissolve firing residue and carbon.
    • Lubricant - It lays down a layer of teflon as it dries to provide lubrication.
    • Preservative - It prevents rust from Forming.
  73. Describe the M4 Rifle.
    • A 5.56 mm, magazine fed, gas-operated, air-cooled, semiautomatic or three-round burst, hand-held, shoulder-fired
    • weapon.
  74. What are the 7 types of ammunition that can be used with the M4 Rifle?
    • 1. M193 – Ball
    • 2. M196 – Trace
    • 3. M199 – Dummy
    • 4. M200 – Blank (Violet tip and 7 petal rose crimp)
    • 5. M855 – Ball (Green Tip)
    • 6. M856 – Tracer (Red Tip)
    • 7. M862 – Short Range Training Ammunition (Plastic with a Blue Tip)
  75. Describe the weights of the M4 Rifle without mgazine and sling, with sling and loaded 20 round magazine and
    with sling and loaded 30 round magazine.
    • Without Magazine and Sling - 6.49 pounds
    • With Sling and a loaded 20 round magazine - 7.19 pounds
    • With Sling and a loaded 30 round magazine - 7.50 pounds
  76. Describe the max effective rates of fire for the M4 Rifle.
    • Semiautomatic - 45 rounds per minute
    • Burst - 90 rounds per minute
    • Sustained - 12-15 rounds per minute
  77. What is the muzzle velocity of the M4 Rifle?
    2,970feet per second
  78. Describe the ranges for the M4 Rifle.
    • Maximum Range - 3,600 meters
    • Max Effective Range for a Point Target - 500 meters
    • Max Effective Range for an Area Target - 600 meters
  79. Describe the Barrel Rifling for the M4 Rifle.
    Right hand twist 1/7
  80. What is the basic load of ammunition for the M4?
    210 Rounds total. (7 magazines with 30 rounds in each)
  81. What is the overall length of the M16/A2 Rifle?
  82. 39.63inches
  83. What are the 8 steps in the functioning of the M16/A2 rifle?
    • 1. Feeding
    • 2. Chambering
    • 3. Locking
    • 4. Firing
    • 5. Unlocking
    • 6. Extract ing
    • 7. Ejecting
  84. Describe the procedures for clearing the M16/A2 Rifle.
    • Point the muzzle in a designated SAFE DIRECTION. Attempt to place selector lever on SAFE. If weapon is not
    • cocked, lever cannot be placed on SAFE.
    • Remove the magazine by depressing the magazine catch button and pulling the magazine down.
    • To lock bolt open,pull charging handle rearward. Press bottom of bolt catch and allow bolt to move forward until
    • it engages bolt catch. Return charging handle to full forward position. If you have not done so before, place the
    • selector lever on SAFE.
    • Visually (not physically) inspect the receiver and chamber to ensure these areas contain no ammo.
    • With the select or lever pointing toward SAFE, allow the bolt to go forward by pressing the upper portion of the
    • bolt catch.
    • Place the select or lever on SEMI and squeeze the trigger.
    • Pull the charging handle fully rearward and release it, allowing the bolt to return to the full forward position.
    • Place the select or lever on SAFE.
    • Close the ejection port cover.
  85. How do you perform a functions check on the M16/A2 Rifle?
    • 1. Place the selector lever on safe. If the selector switch will not go on safe, pull the charging handle to the rear
    • and release. Place the selector lever on safe. Pull the trigger to the rear, the hammer should not fall.
    • 2. Place the selector lever on semi. Pull the trigger to the rear and hold. The hammer should fall. While holding
    • the trigger to the rear, pull the charging handle to the rear and release. Release the trigger and pull it to the rear
    • again. The hammer should fall.
    • 3. Place the selector lever on burst. Pull the charging handle to the rear and release. Pull the trigger to the rear and
    • hold. The hammer should fall. While holding the trigger to the rear, pull the charging handle to the rear three
    • times and release. Release the trigger and pull it to the rear again. The hammer should fall.
  86. What is the FM concerning the M4 Rifle?
    FM 3-22.9
  87. What is the first thing you should do when you handle a weapon?
    Make sure you clear it
  88. Name the five phases in Basic Rifle Marksmanship.
    • 1. Preliminary Rifle Instruction
    • 2. Downrange Feedback
    • 3. Field Fire
    • 4. Advanced Rifle Marksmanship
    • 5. Advanced Optics, Laser and Iron Sights
  89. What is the purpose of a weaponeer?
    • The weaponeer is capable of simulating all of the BRM live fire scenarios without firing rounds. Immediate feedback
    • is available for critiquing the soldier's application of the integrated act offering while using the weaponeer device to
    • include misfire procedures.
  90. What are the four fundamentals of marksmanship?
    • 1. Steady Position
    • 2. Proper Aim (Sight Picture)
    • 3. Breathing
    • 4. Trigger Squeeze
  91. During Preliminary Marksmanship Training (PMI), what are the only two positions taught?
    • 1. Individual Foxhole supported
    • 2. Basic Prone unsupported
  92. What are the two basic elements of the Sight Picture?
    • 1. Sight Alignment
    • 2. Placing of the Aiming Point
  93. What does the acronym SPORTS stand for?
    Slap, Pull, Observe, Release, Tap and Shoot
  94. What is remedial action?
    • Remedial action is the continuing effort to determine the cause for a stoppage ormal function and to try to clear the
    • stoppage once it has been identified.
  95. Describe the proper procedures for applying remedial action with the M4.
    • 1. Try to place the weapon on safe
    • 2. Remove the magazine
    • 3. Lock the bolt to the rear
    • 4. Place the weapon on safe if not already done
  96. Describe the proper procedure for applying immediate action with the M4.
    • 1. Slaps gently upward on the magazine to ensure it is fully seated, and the magazine follower is not jammed.
    • 2. Pulls the charging handle fully to the rear.
    • 3. Observes for the ejection of a live round or expended cartridge. (If the weapon fails to eject a cartridge, perform
    • remedial action.)
    • 4. Releases the charging handle (do not ride it forward).
    • 5. Taps the forward assist assembly to ensure bolt closure.
    • 6. Squeezes the trigger and tries to fire the rifle.
  97. What are the steps required in order to mechanically zero the M4?
    • 1. Adjust the front sight post (1) up or down until the base of the front sight post is flush with the front sight post
    • housing (2).
    • 2. Adjust the elevation knob (3) counterclockwise, when viewed from above, until the rear sight assembly (4) rests
    • flush with the detachable carrying handle and the 6/3marking is aligned with the index line (5) on the left side of
    • the carrying handle.
    • 3. Position the apertures(6) so the unmarked aperture is up and the 0-200 meter aperture is down. Rotate the windage
    • knob (7) to align the index mark (8) on the 0-200 meter aperture with the long center index line on the rear sight
    • assembly.
  98. What are the steps required in order to battle sight zero the M4?
    • 1. Adjust the elevation knob (1) counterclockwise, when viewed from above, until the rear sight assembly (2) rests
    • flush with the detachable carrying handle and the 6/3marking is aligned with the index line (3) on the left side of
    • the detachable carrying handle. The elevation knob remains flush.
    • 2. Position the apertures(4) so the unmarked aperture is up and the 0-200 meter aperture is down. Rotate the windage
    • knob (5) to align the index mark (6) on the 0-200 meter aperture with the long center index line on the rear sight
    • assembly
  99. Is SPORTS an Immediate or Remedial Action?
    Immediate action
  100. How many times should immediate action be applied to a weapon?
    Once. (If Rifle still fails to fire, apply remedial action)
  101. What is a malfunction?
    The weapon ceasing to fire due to a stoppage resulting from mechanical failure of the weapon, magazine or ammo.
  102. Name the different categories of malfunctions on the M16/A2.
    1. Failure to feed, chamber or lock2. Failure to fire cartridge3. Failure to Extract4. Failure to Eject
  103. What is stoppage?
    A stoppage is a failure of an automatic or semiautomatic firearm to complete the cycle of operation..
  104. How do you clear a stoppage?
    Apply immediate or remedial action
  105. What is the definition of Maximum Effective Range?
    The greatest distance at which a soldier may be expected to deliver a target hit.
  106. What does CLP stand for?
    Cleaner - It contains solvents that dissolve firing residue and carbon.Lubricant - It lays down a layer of teflon as it dries to provide lubrication.Preservative - It prevents rust from Forming.
  107. Describe the M16/A2 Rifle.
    A 5.56 mm, magazine fed, gas-operated, air-cooled, semiautomatic or three-round burst, hand-held, shoulder-firedweapon.
  108. What are the 7 types of ammunition that can be used with the M16/A2 Rifle?
    1. M193 – Ball2. M196 – Trace3. M199 – Dummy4. M200 – Blank (Violet tip and 7 petal rose crimp)5. M855 – Ball (Green Tip)6. M856 – Tracer (Red Tip)7. M862 – Short Range Training Ammunition (Plastic with a Blue Tip)
  109. What are the four steps required in order to mechanically zero the M16/A2?
    1. Adjust the front sight post (1) up or down until the base of the front sight post is flush with the front sight posthousing (2).2. Adjust the elevation knob (3) counterclockwise, as viewed from above, until the rear sight assembly(4) rests flushwith the carrying handle and the 8/3 marking is aligned with the index line on the left side of the carrying handle.3. Position the apertures(5) so the unmarked aperture is up and the 0-200 meter aperture is down. Rotate the windageknob (6) to align the index mark on the 0-200 meter aperture with the long center index line on the rear sightassembly.
  110. Describe the weights of the M16/A2 Rifle.
    Without Magazine and Sling - 7.78 poundsWith Sling and a loaded 20 round magazine - 8.48 poundsWith Sling and a loaded 30 round magazine - 8.79 pounds
  111. Describe the max effective rates of fire for the M16/A2 Rifle.
    Semiautomatic - 45 rounds per minuteBurst - 90 rounds per minuteSustained - 12-15 rounds per minuteSemiautomatic - 45 rounds per minuteBurst - 90 rounds per minuteSustained - 12-15 rounds per minute
  112. What is the muzzle velocity of the M16/A2 Rifle?
    3,100feet per second
  113. Describe the ranges for the M16/A2 Rifle.Describe the ranges for the M16/A2 Rifle.
    Maximum Range - 3,600 metersMax Effective Range for a Point Target - 550 metersMax Effective Range for an Area Target - 800 meters
  114. Describe the Barrel Rifling for the M16/A2 Rifle.
    Right hand twist 1/7

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