Bergmann MG 15nA

From Internet Movie Firearms Database - Guns in Movies, TV and Video Games
Jump to: navigation, search
Bergmann MG 15nA - 7.92x57mm Mauser
This article is about the World War I light machine gun. For the aircraft machine gun produced in the 1930s, see MG15.

The Bergmann MG 15nA (also known as the LMG 15) is a German light machine gun, designed by prominent gun designers Theodor Bergmann and Louis and Hugo Schmeisser. It is a futher development of heavy water-cooled MG 10. A lighter air-cooled version appeared in 1915; it was known as MG 15nA where "nA" means "neuer Art" ("new model"). About 5,000 were manufactured and used by German troops mostly on Eastern and Palestine fronts.

Specifications

(1915 - 1918)

  • Type: Light Machine Gun
  • Country of Origin: German Empire
  • Caliber: 7.92x57mm
  • Weight: 28.4 lbs (12.9 kg)
  • Length: 44.1 in (112 cm)
  • Barrel Length: 28.6 in (72.6 cm)
  • Action: short recoil
  • Rate of fire: 500 rpm
  • Muzzle velocity: 2,900 ft/s (890 m/s)
  • Feed system: 250-, 200-, or 100-round metal link belt

The Bergmann MG 15nA and variants can be seen in the following films, television series, video games, and anime used by the following actors:

Film

Title Actor Character Note Date
Play Dirty Mounted on a British truck 1969
Companeros Seen in Peterson's boxcar 1970
Senso '45 German troops May be misidentified 2002

Video Games

Game Title Appears as Notation Release Date
Verdun "Bergmann Model 1915n. A." 2015
Battlefield 1 2016



Do Not Sell My Personal Information
Personal tools
Namespaces

Variants
Actions
Categories
Special
Social Media
Toolbox