Calico M960

The Calico M960 is a 9×19mm semi-automatic carbine (fully automatic versions are available only to authorized law enforcement and military), manufactured by Calico Light Weapons Systems. Its features include its high-capacity, cylindrical, helical-feed magazine and retractable stock. This method allows magazine capacities of 50 and 100 rounds in a relatively small space. The rear sight is mounted as part of the plastic magazine shell.

XR-2 M960
Calico M960 on display
TypeSubmachine gun
Place of originUnited States
Production history
DesignerCalico Light Weapons Systems
ManufacturerCalico Light Weapons Systems
VariantsM960A (Non-Solid stock)
M960AS (Solid Stock)
Mass2.17 kg (Empty)
Length835mm (Stock extended), 647mm (Stock retracted)
Barrel length330mm

ActionRoller-delayed blowback
Rate of fire750 rounds/min
Muzzle velocity390 m/s
Effective firing range50 m
Maximum firing range100 m
Feed system50/100-round helical magazine
SightsIron sights, can have various sights mounted

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