The Zastava M80 was a 5.56 mm assault rifle produced by Zastava Arms. The M80 had a fixed wooden stock while the M80A had an under-folding metal stock. It was introduced in the early 1980s. It was the 5.56 mm version of the Zastava M70, with a longer barrel, later improved in 1990 into the Zastava M90.
|Place of origin||Yugoslavia/Serbia|
|Barrel length||460 mm|
|Action||Gas-operated, rotating bolt|
|Rate of fire||620 rounds/min|
|Muzzle velocity||915 m/s|
|Effective firing range||600 m (660 yd)|
|Feed system||30-round detachable box magazine|
|Sights||Adjustable iron sights, optional mount required for optical sights|
The M85 is a related compact carbine development of the M80, also chambered in the 5.56 mm round.