FN® M3M Weapon Mount

Land and sea pintle featuring the exclusive .50 cal FN® M3M machine gun

FN Herstal takes advantage of the FN® M3M airborne proven machine gun technology and offers the most powerful weapon system for land and sea applications combining lightweight and compactness.

Key benefits

  • MIL-STD-810 qualified weapon system

  • Cyclic rate of fire 1,100 rpm, i.e. double the rate of the M2HB version

  • 300 rounds interchangeable ammo box

  • Quick Change Barrel (QCB)

  • Links collector

  • Increased firing power effect thanks to the new .50 cal ammunition range, including Multi-Purpose APEI (Armored Piercing Explosive Incendiary)

  • Easy installation thanks to the standard interface

  • The telescopic shoulder brace gives a large flexibility for short and long range target acquisition

  • Fully mechanical system

  • No cook-off risk (open bolt firing system)

  • Only officially qualified pintle mount for the FN® M3M

Ammo box
Elevation angles

Any type of .50 cal except blank

Full automatic 1,025 ~75 RPM

~126 kg fully loaded

300 rounds

-20°; +60°