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The Heavy Machine Gun (Level 4 Machine Gun Infantry) is a standard machine gun unit. Its predecessor is the Machine Gun.

General Information Edit

A machine gun is a firearm designed to fire bullets as long as the trigger is held, as opposed to semi-automatic weapons that require a trigger-pull for each bullet. The first truly automatic machine gun, the water-cooled Maxim, saw action in WWI, helping make that conflict the high-casualty nightmare it would become.

A Heavy Machine Gun in history is usually a machine that fires larger caliber rounds than a standard MG. HMGs were not portable devices and were often only mounted in defensive emplacements, tanks, and rarely on aircraft.

Historical Description Edit

The Browning M1917 30 Cal. Machine Gun was made for American troops in europe during WWI and WWII It was desinged to fire off 30-06 rounds and has a fireing rate of 450 rounds per minute or 600 for the water jacket model or the M1917A1 it served the U.S. Though the late 60's


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