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Firing the Awesome German FG-42 World War Two Rifle [VIDEO]

Germany’s World War Two FG-42 Rifle was its most creative.

This airborne troop machine gun was the best of all worlds.

Watch this video and see a rare style World War Two reproduction go through some ammo on the range.

When Nazi Germany needed a fast shooting lightweight machine gun for their infantry, the FG-42 was up for the job.

This SMG reproduction FG42 is chambered in the .308 Winchester caliber, and it’s a sweet shooter. Several shooters get to try out this impressive piece of history, and all are impressed by the lack of recoil.

The FG-42 was copied by the U.S. military to become what is now the M60 machine gun.

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Firing the Awesome German FG-42 World War Two Rifle [VIDEO]