The Compact Belt-Fed Assault Rifle (CBAR) is a lightweight, air cooled, gas-piston/pusher-rod operated, dual-feed AR that operated reliably with M27 linked ammunition common to the M249 SAW.

Spec Sheet

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The Compact Belt-Fed Assault Rifle (CBAR) is a lightweight, belt-fed. air cooled, gas-piston operated, dual-feed automatic rifle that operates reliably with M27 5.56mm NATO linked ammunition. The CBAR is half the carry weight of the M249 SAW but still provides continues and accurate suppressive fire.


  • Equipped with a MIL-STD 1913 handguard for the mounting of bipods, heat shields, lights, lasers, forward grips and accessories
  • 50% weight reduction over the M249 SAW allowing users to be faster, less fatigued, and more agile during aggressive and highly dynamic combat operations
  • Sound suppressor and grenade launcher capable
  • Precision manufactured in USA
  • Made from high-strength aerospace alloys


  • Caliber: 5.56 x 45 NATO
  • Trigger Pull: 5.5 – 8.5 lbs
  • Muzzle Velocity: 2980 fps
  • Fire Mode Selector: Safe, Semi, Auto
  • Weight: 8.5 lbs (empty weight)
  • Barrel Twist: 1:7″ Right Hand Twist
  • Barrel Length: 16.25″ and/or 12.5″ inches
  • Overall Extended Length: 36.03 inches (with 16.25″ barrel)
  • Overall Collapsed Length: 32.25 inches (with 16.25″ barrel)
  • Feed System: Belt-Feed (M27 Link) 100 & 200 Round SAW Drums
  • Operating System: Gas-Piston & Pusher-Rod System, Closed Bolt
  • Cyclic Rate of Fire: 700-850 RPM
  • Sustained Rate of Fire: 42 RPM
  • Point Target Effective Range: 500m
  • Area Target Effective Range: 800m
  • Maximum Range: 3900m