Madsen-Saetter machine gun

The Madsen-Saetter machine gun was a Danish general-purpose machine gun designed in the early 1950s by Eric Larsen-Saetter.

Madsen-Saetter machine gun
Class Manportable
Type Machine Guns
Manufacturer DISA (company)
Production Period 1952 - 1960
Origin Denmark
Country Name Origin Year
Denmark 1952
Country Name Operational Year Retirement Year
Denmark View
ManufacturerName Production From Production To Quantity
DISA (company) 1952 1960 View

Type General-purpose machine gun
Place of origin  Denmark
Service history
In service Not used
Production history
Designer Eric Larsen-Saetter
Designed 1952
Manufacturer DISA
Produced 1952-1960
Weight 11.6 kg (25.57 lb)
Length 1,290 mm (50.8 in)
Barrel length 660 mm (26.0 in)
Cartridge 7.62×51mm NATO
.30-06 Springfield
Rate of fire 700 - 1000 rounds/min
Muzzle velocity 838 m/s (2,749 ft/s)
Feed system belt
Sights blade foresight and a tangent notch rear sight

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