Saab Bofors Dynamics CBJ-MS

The Saab Bofors Dynamics CBJ-MS is a personal defense weapon/submachine gun manufactured by Saab Bofors Dynamics for Sweden. It is chambered for both 6.5×25 CBJ and 9×19mm Parabellum cartridges.

Saab Bofors Dynamics CBJ-MS
Class Manportable
Type Machine Guns
Manufacturer Saab Bofors Dynamics
Origin Sweden
Country Name Origin Year
Sweden 2000
Country Name Operational Year Retirement Year
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The Saab Bofors CBJ-MS was first shown in August 2000. It is an unusual weapon in several respects, not least because it is meant to fulfill the roles of PDW, assault rifle and, with the addition of a proprietary bipod and 100-round drum magazine, light support weapon. The gun features a top-mounted Picatinny rail for mounting optics, a two-stage trigger for semi-and full automatic fire, a collapsing wire stock, a grip safety, a threaded barrel, and a hollow foregrip which can be used to hold a spare magazine.

Type Personal defense weapon/submachine gun
Place of origin Sweden
Production history
Designed Early 2000s
Produced 2000
Variants None
Specifications
Weight 2.8 kg (empty)
Length 363 / 565 mm
Barrel length 200 mm
Cartridge 6.5×25mm CBJ and 9×19mm Parabellum
Rate of fire 700 rounds/min
Muzzle velocity 2,723 ft/s (830 m/s)
Effective firing range 150 m (6.5×25 CBJ)
Maximum firing range 400 m (6.5×25 CBJ)
Feed system 20, 30 or 100 rounds
Sights Adjustable open sights

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