What M4 is currently in Sopmod?


Gun Information
Full name M4 SOPMOD Block II
Country of origin United States
Manufacturer Knight’s Armament Company、Atlantic Research Marketing Systems、Lewis Machine & Tools、Daniel Defense, U.S. Ordnance, Bushmaster Firearms International and many others

What does Sopmod stand for?

Special Operations Peculiar MODification
The Special Operations Peculiar MODification (SOPMOD) kit is an accessory system for the M4A1 carbine, CQBR, FN SCAR Mk 16/17, HK416 and other weapons used by United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), though it is not specific to SOCOM.

What is Sopmod certified?

SOPMOD is a USSOCOM program that allows Special Operations personnel to configure their weapons to individual preferences and mission requirements. The program is an approved accessory system for the M4A1 carbine, FN SCAR Mk 16/17 and other weapons used by USSOCOM.

What is Sopmod block2?

Later, as part of the SOPMOD upgrade program, the SOPMOD Block 2 was introduced, and offered a free floating rail from Daniel Defense. The SOCOM barrel models would offer the ability to mount an M203 grenade launcher, while the M4 barrels generally did not support the grenade launcher.

Is M4A1 fully automatic?

The M4A1 includes a heavier barrel, ambidextrous safety controls and conversion from 3-round burst to fully automatic.

Is the M4A1 an assault rifle?

The M4A1 Carbine is a shortened version of the M16A2 assault rifle manufactured by Colt. The M4A1 is a favorite amongst US Special Operations Forces. The M4A1 variant comes with a safe / semi-auto / automatic trigger groups as apposed to the safe / semi-auto / 3-round burst configuration found on standard M4s.

What is the standard issue US Army rifle?

M4 Carbine
The M4/M4A1 5.56mm Carbine is a lightweight, gas operated, air cooled, magazine fed, selective rate, shoulder fired weapon with a collapsible stock. It is now the standard issue firearm for most units in the U.S. military.

How much does a block 2 M4 weigh?

The M4-M4A1 conversion increases weapon weight from 7.46 lb (3.38 kg) to 7.74 lb (3.51 kg), counting a back-up iron sight, forward pistol grip, empty magazine, and sling.

What gun do Navy Seals use?

M4A1 carbine
The M4A1 carbine is the primary weapon used by SEAL operators. A shorter, more compact version of the M16A2 rifle, it was specially designed for U.S. Special Operations Forces.

Do Navy Seals keep their weapons?

“As it currently stands, following a deployment, a SEAL will have his weapon taken from him, which has been fine-tuned to certain specifications, and given to a different operator to use.

How much ammo is enough?

Bottom Line: How Much Ammo Do I Need? A good starting point is to have 500 rounds, 200 of which should be defensive ammo, for each regular-use handgun. This isn’t the end goal, it’s where you start, meaning you should plan to build your ammunition reservesinto the thousands.