It fires 7.62x54 mm cartridges with ordinary bullets, armour-piercing incendiary and tracer bullets.
A 100 and 200 round link metal belt, held in a metal box feed cartridges in.
Option: Rail for sighting devices.
Fire mode: Automatic
Rate of fire, rounds/min: 650
Practical rate, rounds/min: 250
Muzzle velocity, m/s: 825
Maximum effective firing range, m: 3800
Sighting range, m :1500
Ammunition box capacity, rounds: 100, 200
Barrel length, mm: 605
Sight radius, mm: 663
Overall length, mm: 1160
Weight without ammunition box, kg : 7.5
Weight of loaded ammunition box with 100 round metal belt, kg: 3.9
Weight of loaded ammunition box with 200 round metal belt, kg: 6.5
System life, rounds: 25000
Principle of function: Gas operated
Cartridges: 7.62x54 mm Ordinary bullets, Armour Piercing-Incendiary (API) and Tracer bullets.