FN M249S 5.56mm Belt Fed FDE
FN M249S 5.56mm Belt Fed FDE
FN M249S 5.56mm Belt Fed FDE

FN M249S 5.56mm Belt Fed FDE

Regular price $ 8,899.00

The FN M249S, a semi-automatic version of the M249 SAW light machine gun, was originally developed by FN Herstal as the FN MINIMI and adopted by the U.S. military in 1988. The rifle features the signature 18.5" FN cold hammer-forged, chrome-lined barrel and operates from a closed-bolt position. Chambered in 5.56x45mm NATO, the rifle will accept both magazine and linked ammunition belt and offers a 4.0-6.5 pound trigger pull out of the box


- Semi-auto replica of the government-issue FN M249 SAW
- Robust gas system
- Receiver:
Formed steel frame with claw extractor design
Fixed, pivoting ejector, plus side ejection of cases
Top cover integrated MIL-STD-1913 mounting rail for sighting systems
Folding steel bipod
Folding carry handle
Flip-up feed tray cover and feed mechanism
- Barrel:
Quick-change barrel capability
18.5? cold hammer-forged steel
Hard chrome-plated bore and chamber
Removable heat shield
- Stock:
Highly ergonomic polymer buttstock assembly with hydraulic recoil buffer system and non-slip buttplate
- Operating Controls:
Crossbolt safety
Curved trigger for improved finger position and control
Redesigned trigger mechanism for semi-auto fire
Non-reciprocating charging handle
- Feed System:
Standard disintegrating link belt-fed
Under-mounted polymer ammunition container helps keep ammunition cleaner for reduced wear and added reliability


- Finish: Flat Dark Earth
- Caliber: 5.56x45mm
- Operation: Closed-bolt
- Mag Capacity: 200 Rd. belt or 30 Rd. mag
- Weight: 17 lb.
- Barrel Length: 18.5"
- Overall Length: 40.75"
- Overall Height: 9.5"
- Trigger Pull: 4 - 6.5 lb.
- Twist Rate: 1:7 RH