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21 terms
Machine Gun Employment
Cone of Fire
Beaten Zone
Class. of MG Fires in Relation to the…
Class. of MG Fires in Relation to the…
Each round fired from a machine gun travels a different... path.…
The beaten zone is defined as the elliptical pattern formed... b…
Dead Space, Danger Space, Plunging Fire, Grazing Fire
Flanking Fire, Frontal Fire, Oblique Fire, Enfilade Fire
Cone of Fire
Each round fired from a machine gun travels a different... path.…
Beaten Zone
The beaten zone is defined as the elliptical pattern formed... b…
64 terms
Machine Gun Employment TBS
Trajectory
Ordinate
Maximum ordinate
Cone of Fire
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
- maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight alo…
- the pattern of each round fired from a machine gun travels…
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
45 terms
Machine Gun Employment
The acronym for Principles of Machineg…
Define Trajectory
Define Ordinate
Define Max Ordinate
Pairs... Interlocking... Coordinating... Mutual Support... Defilade... Enfil…
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle to the t…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
The max elevation of that round above the line of sight along…
The acronym for Principles of Machineg…
Pairs... Interlocking... Coordinating... Mutual Support... Defilade... Enfil…
Define Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle to the t…
29 terms
Machine Gun Employment
What are the characteristics of fire?
what is trajectory?
what is burst of fire?
what is cone of fire?
trajectory, burst of fire, cone of fire, beaten zone, dead sp…
the curved path of a single projectile as it flies through th…
the number of round in a trigger pull, the number varies from…
the rouping of individual trajectories in the bursts of fire.…
What are the characteristics of fire?
trajectory, burst of fire, cone of fire, beaten zone, dead sp…
what is trajectory?
the curved path of a single projectile as it flies through th…
8 terms
Machine Gun Employment
P
I
C
M
Pairs
Interlocking Fires
Coordination of Fires
Mutual Support
P
Pairs
I
Interlocking Fires
25 terms
Machine Gun employment
describe machinegun capabilities/limit…
determine method of support to establi…
establish command relationships cont.
determine engagement criteria to best…
...
General support - support given to the supported force as a w…
General support - use of fires - Company commander, tactical…
...
describe machinegun capabilities/limit…
...
determine method of support to establi…
General support - support given to the supported force as a w…
64 terms
Machine Gun Employment TBS
Trajectory
Ordinate
Maximum ordinate
Cone of Fire
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
- maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight alo…
- the pattern of each round fired from a machine gun travels…
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
43 terms
Machine Gun Employment
Trajectory
Ordinate
Maximum Ordinate
Cone of Fire for the M240B
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
The maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight a…
always 2 mils wide
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
39 terms
TBS Machine Gun Employment
trajectory
ordinate
cone of fire
beaten zone
arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of weapon to…
elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
pattern of rounds leaving weapon... M240G will always be 2 mil w…
elliptical pattern formed by the impact of the rounds
trajectory
arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of weapon to…
ordinate
elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
98 terms
18B Machine Gun Employment
What is the USMC Acronym for the Princ…
What does PICMDEEP stand for
Army Principles of MG Employment
Pairs
PICMDEEP
Pairs... Interlocking... Coordinating... Mutual Support... Defilade... Enfil…
Mutual Support ... Coordination... Interlocking Fire... Sited in Defil…
- attempt to employ machine guns together at all times.... - sho…
What is the USMC Acronym for the Princ…
PICMDEEP
What does PICMDEEP stand for
Pairs... Interlocking... Coordinating... Mutual Support... Defilade... Enfil…
17 terms
Machine Gun Employment
Trajectory
Ordinate
Maximum Ordinate
Cone of Fire
Arching flight of path of round from muzzle to target
Elevation of flight path of the round above the line of sight
Maximum elevation of round above the line of sight along its…
Pattern of these rounds, M240G is always 2 mils wide
Trajectory
Arching flight of path of round from muzzle to target
Ordinate
Elevation of flight path of the round above the line of sight
43 terms
TBS Machine Gun Employment
Trajectory
Ordinate
Maximum Ordinate
Cone of Fire for the M240B
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
The maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight a…
always 2 mils wide
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
31 terms
Machine Gun Employment
Trajectory
Ordinate
Max Ordinate
Cone of fire
the arching flight path of the rd frm the muzzle of the wpn t…
elevation of the flight path of the rd above the LOS
maximum elevation of the rd above the LOS. reached at 2/3 dis…
Rds fired frm a MG do not all travel along the same path, the…
Trajectory
the arching flight path of the rd frm the muzzle of the wpn t…
Ordinate
elevation of the flight path of the rd above the LOS
64 terms
Machine Gun Employment TBS
Trajectory
Ordinate
Maximum ordinate
Cone of Fire
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
- maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight alo…
- the pattern of each round fired from a machine gun travels…
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
21 terms
Machine Gun Employment
Trajectory
Ordinate & Max Ordiniate
Cone of Fire
Beaten Zone
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
- Ordinate - Elevation of the flight path of the round above…
Each round fired from a machine gun travels a different path.…
The beaten zone is defined as the elliptical pattern formed b…
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate & Max Ordiniate
- Ordinate - Elevation of the flight path of the round above…
16 terms
III Machine Gun Employment
*TLO*: Employ MGs in support of defe…
*TLO*: Employ MGs in support of offe…
**ELO: Determine method of support
**ELO: Engagement criteria
- PICMDEEP... - primary, alternate, and supplemental positions... -…
- PICMDEEP... - classification (maneuver, isolation, assault, co…
- GENERAL SUPPORT (fires are provided to assist the supported…
When do I shoot? E.g. EN crosses TL blue, O/S, FPF
*TLO*: Employ MGs in support of defe…
- PICMDEEP... - primary, alternate, and supplemental positions... -…
*TLO*: Employ MGs in support of offe…
- PICMDEEP... - classification (maneuver, isolation, assault, co…
39 terms
Machine Gun Employment
Trajectory
Ordinate
Maximum Ordinate
Cone of Fire
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
Maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight along…
Vibration, tolerances of the ammunition and weapon, and shoot…
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
29 terms
machine gun employment
trajectory
ordinate
max ordinate
cone of fire
arching flight path of a round after it leaves the muzzle
elevation of the flight path above the line of sight
highest point of the path of flight
"circle" in which all the rounds fired by a MG stay within si…
trajectory
arching flight path of a round after it leaves the muzzle
ordinate
elevation of the flight path above the line of sight
64 terms
Machine Gun Employment TBS
Trajectory
Ordinate
Maximum ordinate
Cone of Fire
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
- maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight alo…
- the pattern of each round fired from a machine gun travels…
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
29 terms
Machine Gun Employment
What are the characteristics of fire?
what is trajectory?
what is burst of fire?
what is cone of fire?
trajectory, burst of fire, cone of fire, beaten zone, dead sp…
the curved path of a single projectile as it flies through th…
the number of round in a trigger pull, the number varies from…
the rouping of individual trajectories in the bursts of fire.…
What are the characteristics of fire?
trajectory, burst of fire, cone of fire, beaten zone, dead sp…
what is trajectory?
the curved path of a single projectile as it flies through th…
64 terms
Machine Gun Employment
Trajectory
Ordinate
Maximum Ordinate
Cone of Fire
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
The maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight a…
Each round fired from a machine gun travels a different path,…
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
98 terms
18B Machine Gun Employment
What is the USMC Acronym for the Princ…
What does PICMDEEP stand for
Army Principles of MG Employment
Pairs
PICMDEEP
Pairs... Interlocking... Coordinating... Mutual Support... Defilade... Enfil…
Mutual Support ... Coordination... Interlocking Fire... Sited in Defil…
- attempt to employ machine guns together at all times.... - sho…
What is the USMC Acronym for the Princ…
PICMDEEP
What does PICMDEEP stand for
Pairs... Interlocking... Coordinating... Mutual Support... Defilade... Enfil…
64 terms
Machine Gun Employment
Trajectory
Ordinate
Maximum Ordinate
Cone of Fire
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
The maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight a…
Each round fired from a machine gun travels a different path,…
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
21 terms
Machine gun employment
Which FM's cover machine gun employment
Describe the cone of fire
what is the beaten zone
what is danger space
FM 3-22.68 and FM 3-21.8
each round fired in burst will have a different trajectory. t…
elliptical pattern formed on the ground on the target by the…
space between MG and TGT where trajectory rises less than 1.8…
Which FM's cover machine gun employment
FM 3-22.68 and FM 3-21.8
Describe the cone of fire
each round fired in burst will have a different trajectory. t…
34 terms
Machine Gun Employment
Define trajectory.
Define Ordinate.
Define Max Ordinate.
Define Cone of Fire
Arching path of round from muzzle to the target.
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
Max elevation of round above line of sight along flight path.…
Rounds fired from a gun traveling a path
Define trajectory.
Arching path of round from muzzle to the target.
Define Ordinate.
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
Infantry ALC Machine Gun Employment
Control of MG Fire: Types of targets.
Point Target gets what type of fire
Point Target Examples
Area Targets get what type of fire?
Point Targets... Area Targets
Fixed Fire
Enemy troops, bunkers, weapon emplacements and lightly armore…
Traversing and Searching Fire
Control of MG Fire: Types of targets.
Point Targets... Area Targets
Point Target gets what type of fire
Fixed Fire
Machine Gun Employment WOBC Test 5
Trajectory
Ordinate
Max Ordinate
Cone of Fire
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
The maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight a…
Each round fired from a machine gun travels a different path.…
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
38 terms
Machine Gun Employment WOBC Test 5
Trajectory
Ordinate
Max Ordinate
Cone of Fire
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
The maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight a…
Each round fired from a machine gun travels a different path.…
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
38 terms
Machine Gun Employment WOBC Test 5
Trajectory
Ordinate
Max Ordinate
Cone of Fire
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
The maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight a…
Each round fired from a machine gun travels a different path.…
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
43 terms
Phase III Exam I - Machine Gun Employment
Trajectory
Ordinate
Maximum Ordinate
Cone of Fire for the M240B
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
The maximum elevation of that round above the line of sight a…
always 2 mils wide
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
22 terms
First Plt test 5 Machine Gun Employment
Trajectory
Ordinate
Maximum ordinate
Cone of fire
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
The maximum elevation of the round above the line of sight al…
Each round fired from a machine gun travels a different path.…
Trajectory
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle of the w…
Ordinate
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
44 terms
Machine Gun Employment WOBC 1-16
What is trajectory?
What is ordinate?
WHat is Max ordinate?
What is a cone of fire?
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle to the t…
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
The max elevation of that round above the line of sight along…
Each round travels a different path due to vibration, ammo, a…
What is trajectory?
The arching flight path of the round from the muzzle to the t…
What is ordinate?
Elevation of the flight path of the round above the line of s…
29 terms
USMC 0331 Machine Gun Employment Knowledge test
Frontal
Flanking
Oblique
Enfilade
The long axis of the beaten zone is at an angle to the long a…
Delivered against the flanks of a target
The long axis of the beaten zone is at an angle, but not at a…
The long axis of the beaten zone coincides with the long axis…
Frontal
The long axis of the beaten zone is at an angle to the long a…
Flanking
Delivered against the flanks of a target
63 terms
Machine gun
What is a beaten zone? What shape is a…
What is the Cone of Fire?
What is Maximum Ordinate
What is trajectory?
Is the elliptical pattern formed by the rounds striking the g…
When several rounds are fired in a burst from any machine gun…
is the highest point the trajectory reaches between the muzzl…
is the path of the bullet in flight
What is a beaten zone? What shape is a…
Is the elliptical pattern formed by the rounds striking the g…
What is the Cone of Fire?
When several rounds are fired in a burst from any machine gun…
64 terms
Machine gun
LM General Characteristics
LM weight
LM weight with drum
LM weight of spare barrel SL-3
Air-cooled, belt or magazine fed, gas-operated, fully automat…
17 pounds
23.9 pounds
7 pounds
LM General Characteristics
Air-cooled, belt or magazine fed, gas-operated, fully automat…
LM weight
17 pounds
88 terms
Machine guns
M240 Condition 4
M240 Condition 3
M240 Condition 2
M240 Condition 1
Bolt Forward, Safety Off, Tray Clear of Ammunition, Chamber E…
Bolt Forward, Chamber Empty, Safe Off, Cover Closed, Ammo on…
Not Applicable
Bolt locked to the rear, Safety on, Rounds on tray, 1st round…
M240 Condition 4
Bolt Forward, Safety Off, Tray Clear of Ammunition, Chamber E…
M240 Condition 3
Bolt Forward, Chamber Empty, Safe Off, Cover Closed, Ammo on…
70 terms
MACHINE GUNS
50 Cal. MAX Range
50 Cal. Max Effective Range
50 Cal Rates of Fire
50 Cal "Hot Barrel"
7400 yards (7400 meters)
1830m
150 Rds/2 min (hot barrel) ... Sustained: less than 40 RPM (6-9…
150 or more rounds ... -Immediate Action, yell misfire x3, wait…
50 Cal. MAX Range
7400 yards (7400 meters)
50 Cal. Max Effective Range
1830m
23 terms
Machine guns
M240B characteristics
Weight of m240
Weight of m240b barrel
Weight of spare barrel bag complete wi…
Air cooled, belt feed, gas operated,crew served, fully automa…
27.1 lbs
6.6
12.9
M240B characteristics
Air cooled, belt feed, gas operated,crew served, fully automa…
Weight of m240
27.1 lbs
22 terms
Machine guns
M249 cal
M249 weight (unloaded)
M249 weight (loaded)
M249 200 round drum weight
5.56 mm
16.41 lbs
23.33 lbs
6.92 lbs
M249 cal
5.56 mm
M249 weight (unloaded)
16.41 lbs
28 terms
Machine guns
Rates of the m250 sustained
Rates of the m250 rapid
Rates of the m250 cyclic
Rates of fire m240 sustained
Less then 40 per min.
More than 40 rounds per min
450-550 rounds per min
100 rounds per min
Rates of the m250 sustained
Less then 40 per min.
Rates of the m250 rapid
More than 40 rounds per min
30 terms
Machine guns
Max range 240
Point Target 240
Area Target 240
Muzzle Velocity 240
3725m
800m
1800m
2800fps
Max range 240
3725m
Point Target 240
800m
7 terms
guns/machine guns
45 term
35 term
park
highway
...
...
...
...
45 term
...
35 term
...
38 terms
Machine Guns
WHAT SIZE ROUNDS TYPICALLY CLASSIFY TH…
WHAT SIZE ROUNDS TYPICALLY CLASSIFY TH…
WHAT SIZE ROUNDS TYPICALLY CLASSIFY TH…
WHAT ARE THE THREE TYPES OF MECHANICAL…
.22 TO .250 (5.45MM TO 6MM)
.264 TO .33 (6.5MM TO 8MM)
.50 OR LARGER (12.7MM TO 15MM)
BLOWBACK OPERATION,... GAS OPERATION,... RECOIL OPERATION
WHAT SIZE ROUNDS TYPICALLY CLASSIFY TH…
.22 TO .250 (5.45MM TO 6MM)
WHAT SIZE ROUNDS TYPICALLY CLASSIFY TH…
.264 TO .33 (6.5MM TO 8MM)
36 terms
Machine gun test
Frontal fire
Flankin fire
Oblique fire
Infalde fire
The long axis of the beaten zome is at a roght angle to the f…
Fire that is delivered directly to the flank of the target
When the long axis of the beaten zone is at a angle other tha…
Most direct fire on target
Frontal fire
The long axis of the beaten zome is at a roght angle to the f…
Flankin fire
Fire that is delivered directly to the flank of the target
9 terms
M2HB MACHINE GUN
M2HB
CALIBER
AMMUNITION
MAX EFF. RANGE
Linked belt-fed, recoil operated, air-cooled, crew-served mac…
.50/12.7mm
NATO ... M33 (Ball)... M23 (Incendiary Tracer)... M2 (Armor-Piercing)…
1,829m/2,000yds
M2HB
Linked belt-fed, recoil operated, air-cooled, crew-served mac…
CALIBER
.50/12.7mm
28 terms
Machine gun knowledge
50 Sustained
50 Rapid
50 Cyclic
M240 sustained
40 or less rounds 6-9 round burst 10-15 sec pause
More than 40 rounds 6-9 round burst 5-10 sec pause
450-550 rounds continous burst
100 rds/m 6-8 burst 4-5 rest barrel every 10 min
50 Sustained
40 or less rounds 6-9 round burst 10-15 sec pause
50 Rapid
More than 40 rounds 6-9 round burst 5-10 sec pause
48 terms
Machine gun knowledge USMC
Condition 1 : M240B
Condition 2: M240B
Condition 3: M240B
Condition 4: M240B
Bolt to the rear... Safety on... Ammo on tray... Cover closed
N/A
Bolt fwd... Chamber empty... Safety off... Ammo on tray... Cover closed
Bolt fwd... Chamber empty... Safety off... Ammo not on tray... Cover closed
Condition 1 : M240B
Bolt to the rear... Safety on... Ammo on tray... Cover closed
Condition 2: M240B
N/A
23 terms
machine gun emplacement
which fm covers machine gun employment?
describe the cone of fire?
what is the beaten zone?
what is danger space?
fm 3-22.68 and fm 3-21.8
each round fired in a burst will have a different trajectory.…
elliptical pattern formed on the ground on the target by stri…
space between the mg and the tgt where the trajectory rises l…
which fm covers machine gun employment?
fm 3-22.68 and fm 3-21.8
describe the cone of fire?
each round fired in a burst will have a different trajectory.…
40 terms
ALC machine gun
Factors that effect burst of fire
Trajectory
Maximum ordinate
Cone of fire
Gunner and rate of fire, gun and ammo, clarity of target, air…
is the curved path the round takes during it's flight
Highest point above the line of sight which a projectile rise…
the pattern made by a group of rounds resulting from a burst…
Factors that effect burst of fire
Gunner and rate of fire, gun and ammo, clarity of target, air…
Trajectory
is the curved path the round takes during it's flight
M240B- Machine gun
Weight
FM
Describe
What is the sustained rate of fire
Approx 27.6lbs
3-22.68 chapter 3
Belt-fed, air cooled, gas operated, fully automatic machine g…
100 rounds/min in 6-9 round bursts with 4-5 sec in between. B…
Weight
Approx 27.6lbs
FM
3-22.68 chapter 3
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