Shortening the barrel reduces the weapon's maximum effective range
from 1000 to 900 metres.
It also offers a high performance 2nd or 3rd generation FLIR (Forward Looking Infrared) - a threat detection system that enables classification, recognition and identification of stationary and moving targets beyond the maximum effective ranges
of threat weapons.
When it comes to determining your maximum effective range
in a hunting scenario, there are many factors involved beyond the technical capabilities of your weapon.
Despite our experience-driven focus on reflexive close-range firing techniques, and regardless of the environment in which the Soldier finds himself, there will always be a need for squad designated marksmen (SDM) who can cover gaps and terrain not otherwise covered, out to the maximum effective range
of his weapon.
Maximum range is 8000 metres, though maximum effective range
is around 4500 metres.
Good straight arrows can increase your maximum effective range
and provide pinpoint accuracy on the close shots.
50) machine gun fires at a rate of more than 450 rounds per minute and has a maximum effective range
of 2,000 yards.
For the infantry rifle, the weapon and ammunition should weigh as little as possible, consistent with a maximum effective range
of at least 500 meters.
6-degree horizontal and 25-degree vertical beamwidth, and has a maximum effective range
of 48 nautical miles.
The GMR 24 has a maximum effective range
of 48 nautical miles, and a minimum range of 20 meters.
Your maximum effective range
changes with the environment.