Light Support Machine Gun

This article is about the infantry-scale support weapon. For the larger vehicle-scale weapon, see Light Machine Gun.

Light Support Machine Gun


The Light Machine Gun is a lightweight and widely-available machine gun for use as a squad support weapon. Though it is not as reliable as other machine gun options, it is very cheap for those on a tight budget, particularly mercenaries.[1]



Item:Machine Gun, Light[2]
Equipment Rating: C/B-B-B/D
Armor Piercing/Base Damage: 5B/3B
Range: 30/80/190/450 meters
Shots: 45
Cost/Reload: 400/6
Affiliation: -
Mass/Reload: 7kg/2kg
Notes: Burst 15; Recoil -2;


  1. LosTech: The MechWarrior Equipment Guide, p. 42, "Light Machine Gun"
  2. A Time of War, p. 273, "Machine Gun Support Weapons - Table"