The G36 family of weapons is an example of the new thinking in assault weaponry. They are constructed mostly of high strength polymers with metal used where appropriate. The MG36 is a light machine gun variant carrying 100 rounds in a single, dual ammo drum.
- Caliber: 5.56×45 mm NATO
- Action: Patented short-stroke gas piston
- Country of origin: Germany
- Design Company: Heckler and Koch
- Upgrades: sights (laser-dot or telescopic)