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Thread: Marines to Get New Lightweight Polymer Ammo for 'Ma Deuce' Machine Gun

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    Marines to Get New Lightweight Polymer Ammo for 'Ma Deuce' Machine Gun

    The Marine Corps has inked a $10 million contract with ammunition-maker MAC LLC for new lightweight polymer machine-gun ammunition, a major step forward in an effort to lighten Marines' battlefield load.;

    https://www.military.com/daily-news/...C=eb_200120.nl

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    Is this because the lady marines can't pick up .50cal cans of linked .50 cal ?

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    Yeah, the weight they will save on the 150 or so pounds they carry now will be replaced with some other crap. At least MARSOC won't be worrying about it much longer.

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    I'm sure plenty of lady marines would make you eat that joke. As well as show you plenty of manly marines with the same problem.
    Last edited by Crippledtrigger; 01-22-2020 at 08:53 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Crippledtrigger View Post
    I'm sure plenty of lady marines would make you eat that joke. As well as show you plenty of manly marines with the same problem.
    Thats funny and kinda truthful too.
    There are some tough Ass women in the Marines. Ive seen and met some of them.

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