Bushmaster Chain Guns

Superior, effective chain guns protecting the warfighter today and beyond.

M242 Bushmaster Chain Gun on Bradley tank

25x137mm Bushmaster® Chain Gun®

Brings superior battle-proven technology with more than 11,000 deliveries to U.S. Army, U.S. Marines, and allied forces around the world.

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The M242 is the primary armament on the U.S. Army’s and allied Bradley Fighting Vehicle, as well as the U.S. Marine Corp’s Light Armored Vehicle, featuring dual-feed technology to fire 25x137 ammunition. It also adapts to many naval applications.

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