Galil ACE

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Galil ACE
Type
Place of origin

 Israel

 Colombia
Service history
In service Present
Used by See Users
Wars Colombian armed conflict
Production history
Manufacturer Indumil
Variants ACE 21, ACE 22, ACE 23
Specifications
Weight 2.80 kg (6.2 lb) (ACE 21)
3.30 kg (7.3 lb) (ACE 22)
3.44 kg (7.6 lb) (ACE 23)
Length 730 mm (29 in) / 650 mm (26 in) collapsed (ACE 21)
847 mm (33.3 in) / 767 mm (30.2 in) collapsed (ACE 22)
975 mm (38.4 in) / 895 mm (35.2 in) collapsed (ACE 23)
Barrel length 215 mm (8.5 in) (ACE 21[1])
332 mm (13.1 in) (ACE 22[1])
460 mm (18 in) (ACE 23[1])

Cartridge 5.56x45mm NATO (ACE 21, 22, 23)
7.62x51mm NATO (ACE 52, 53)
7.62x39 mm (ACE 31, 32)
Action Gas-operated, rotating bolt
Rate of fire 700 rounds/min
Muzzle velocity 710 m/s (2,300 ft/s) (ACE 21)
850 m/s (2,800 ft/s) (ACE 22)
915 m/s (3,000 ft/s) (ACE 23)
Effective firing range 300 to 500 m

The Galil ACE is an assault rifle developed and manufactured by IWI[2] and also manufactured by Indumil. The ACE family assault rifles are based upon the mechanism of the Galil assault rifle.

Variants[edit]

The Galil ACE is available in three calibers with multiple barrel lengths for each type:[3][4]

Model Caliber Barrel length Length (extended) Length (retracted) Weight (unloaded) Feed system Muzzle velocity Range Rate of fire
ACE 21 5.56x45mm NATO 215 mm (8.5 in) 730 mm (29 in) 650 mm (26 in) 2.80 kg (6.2 lb) 35 round Galil magazine 710 m/s (2,300 ft/s) 300 meters 700 rpm
ACE 22 5.56x45mm NATO 332 mm (13.1 in) 847 mm (33.3 in) 767 mm (30.2 in) 3.30 kg (7.3 lb) 35 round Galil magazine 850 m/s (2,800 ft/s) _ 700 rpm
ACE 23 5.56x45mm NATO 460 mm (18 in) 975 mm (38.4 in) 895 mm (35.2 in) 3.44 kg (7.6 lb) 35 round Galil magazine 915 m/s (3,000 ft/s) 500 meters 700 rpm
ACE 31 7.62x39 mm 215 mm (8.5 in) 650 mm (26 in) 650 mm (26 in) 3.05 kg (6.7 lb) 30 round Kalashnikov magazine _ _ _
ACE 32 7.62x39 mm 406 mm (16.0 in) 815 mm (32.1 in) 815 mm (32.1 in) 3.40 kg (7.5 lb) 30 round Kalashnikov magazine _ _ _
ACE 52 7.62x51mm NATO 400 mm (16 in) 935 mm (36.8 in) 855 mm (33.7 in) 3.685 kg (8.12 lb) 25 round magazine 800 m/s (2,600 ft/s) _ 650 rpm
ACE 53 7.62x51mm NATO 508 mm (20.0 in) 1,043 mm (41.1 in) 963 mm (37.9 in) 3.845 kg (8.48 lb) 25 round magazine 860 m/s (2,800 ft/s) _ 650 rpm

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