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FN HERSTAL|22 October 2021

Carbines & Rifles

FN Herstal has a family of rifles to suit a wide range of military applications.

FN SCAR-H

The finest modern military rifle available

FN Herstal’s has developed a family of rifles to suit a wide range of military applications. This includes the very short subcompact version, the 5.56mm and 7.62mm Nato calibre assault rifles, the 40mm grenade launcher, along with the very accurate precision rifles.

Developed with the most demanding specifications in mind and designed by US Special Forces, these rifles are used and tested operationally by several customers, with the FN SCAR proving itself to be an exceptional weapon that can be depended on when it really matters.

FN SCAR-SC subcompact carbine

FN-SCAR-SC_556

FN Herstal offers the FN SCAR-SC Subcompact Carbine in 5.56x45mm/.223 Rem or 7.62x35mm/.300 BLK calibre to complement the popular FN SCAR assault rifles, grenade launcher and precision rifles.

Irrespective of the calibre, the FN SCAR-SC is highly compact and comes standard with a telescopic buttstock, which enables a 3-position length adjustment. A wide variety of additional buttstock configurations are available to best suit to user morphology and mission at hand.

All FN SCAR-SC variants are proposed with semi-auto only or selective fire capabilities, a KeyMod receiver or receiver with Picatinny type side rails, and a wide range of add-ons (such as red dot sight, tactical light, a variety of foregrips and sound suppressor), all fully tested and qualified by FN Herstal.

  • Subcompact model derived from the FN SCAR rifle designed with and for US Special Forces
  • Highly compact for use in confined spaces
  • Standard telescopic buttstock
  • Additional buttstock configurations available:
  • Short telescopic buttstock
  • Fixed, adjustable buttstock (concave butt plate)
  • Foldable, adjustable buttstock (concave or convex butt plate)
  • Foldable, adjustable offset buttstock for use with anti-riot or bulletproof helmet visor
  • Semi-auto only or selective fire trigger mechanism
  • Reversible, non-reciprocating curved charging handle
  • High parts commonality and same operator and armorer training throughout the FN SCAR family resulting in minimized training time and maintenance costs
  • Available with RFDI tag and/or FN Smartcore shot counter for improved small arms management
  • Marksmanship training solution available
  • Full range of accessories and ammunition available

FN SCAR assault rifle

SCAR-L-Mk2-STD

The FN SCAR assault rifle is trusted worldwide for the most demanding combat and security requirement.

The FN SCAR-L Mk2 assault rifle is chambered in 5.56x45mm NATO/.223 Rem calibre and comes standard with a choice of barrel lengths (10”, 14” or 14.5”) to fit any requirements in terms of user morphology and mission at hand. These barrels are interchangeable in less than five minutes.

The FN SCAR-H Mk2 STD assault rifle is chambered in 7.62x51mm NATO/.308 Win calibre and is available with barrels of various lengths. These barrels are interchangeable in less than 5 minutes. 

Variants

  • FN SCAR-L MK2 ASSAULT RIFLE (5.56X45MM NATO CAL)
  • FN SCAR-H MK2 ASSAULT RIFLE (7.62X51MM NATO CAL)
    The FN SCAR-H Mk2 assault rifle can be fitted with a 40mm FN40GL-H Mk2 grenade launcher that quickly attaches to the lower rail of the rifle, for additional firepower, and an FN FCU Mk3 fire control unit that increases hit probability of 40mm grenades, night and day.

Users are able to quickly attach the 40mm FN40GL-L Mk2 grenade launcher to the lower rail of the rifle to greatly increase firepower. The FN FCU Mk3 fire control unit can also be added to increase the hit probability of 40mm grenades night and day.

  • Tested and used by the most demanding combat units globally
  • Semi-auto or semi-auto/full auto
  • Various barrel lengths available (10”, 14” or 14.5”)
  • Foldable, adjustable buttstock (concave butt plate) allowing 2-position cheek rest height adjustment and 6-position length adjustment
  • Additional buttstock configurations available:
  • Foldable, adjustable buttstock (convex butt plate)
  • Fixed, adjustable buttstock (concave butt plate)
  • Foldable, adjustable offset buttstock for use with helmet visor
  • Telescopic buttstock
  • Picatinny type rails at the 3, 6, 9 and 12 o’clock positions
  • Flip-up mechanical sights
  • High parts commonality and similar operator and armorer training throughout the FN SCAR family resulting in minimized training time and maintenance costs
  • Additional RFID tag and/or FN Smartcore shot counter for improved small arms management available
  • FN Expert available for basic marksmanship and tactical training
  • Full range of accessories
  • Full range of ammunition available, including the recently-introduced FN PERMAX™ 5.56 EPR (Enhanced Performance Round) and FN PROPASS™ 5.56 AP (Armor Piercing)

FN40GL MK2 grenade launcher (underbarrel or stand-alone)

FN40GL S Mk2

The FN40GL Mk2 grenade launcher has been designed and developed by FN Herstal to fit onto either the FN SCAR-L or the FN SCAR-H platform. It is also suitable to function as a stand-alone grenade launcher when attached to a buttstock assembly. 

To greatly increase hit probability, the user can attach the FN FCU Mk3 fire control unit to the top rail of the weapon. The FN FCU measures range, temperature and slope angle calculates the trajectory and adjusts the aiming point for a first-round hit. It also includes visible and IR lasers.

  • Can be mounted under any FN SCAR assault rifle or used as a stand-alone launcher using an appropriate buttstock assembly
  • Seamlessly and quickly integrates with the rifle using a trigger adapter and dual locking clamp levers (adds no length to the overall rifle)
  • Both triggers can be pulled without changing hand position
  • Light and compact stand-alone grenade launcher thanks to its retractable buttstock
  • Leaf sight can attach to either side rail of the host weapon for high accuracy
  • Fast assembly and disassembly
  • Automatic ejection and easy chamber inspection

FN SCAR-H PR precision rifle (7.62MM CAL)

The FN SCAR-H PR rifle offers rapid and accurate fire at long and close ranges. This rifle is a highly accurate semi-auto or selective-fire rifle for designated marksmen or sniper teams. It is durable yet lightweight and guarantees rapid and accurate fire at long and close ranges.

  • Utilizes the proven operating system and modular architecture found in the FN SCAR family
  • High accuracy with a heavy 16″ (semi-auto) or 20″ (semi-auto only or semi-auto/full auto) barrel
  • Two stage match grade trigger
  • Long one-piece top MIL-STD-1913 Picatinny type rail allows in-line mounting of telescopic sight and night vision optics
  • Lower and lateral MIL-STD-1913 Picatinny type rails
  • Flip-up mechanical sights
  • Full range of accessories and ammunition available
  • Additional RFID tag and/or FN SmartCore shot counter for improved small arms management available
  • FN Expert available for basic marksmanship and tactical training

Belgium-based designer and manufacturer of small calibre weapons and associated weapon systems and ammunition FN Herstal is pleased to present its White Paper on Small...
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