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Marines will get more lethal, reliable SMAW in 2016

Marines will get more lethal, reliable SMAW in 2016

I Marine Expeditionary Force in 2016 will receive 56 new and improved versions of the shoulder-launched multipurpose assault weapon, or SMAW.

The SMAW MOD 2 replaces the 9mm spotting rifle with a laser designator and thermal boresight. The change will improve accuracy and reliability, and reduce the amount of time the shooter is exposed to enemy fire while zeroing…

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