The AV-140 is a hand-held, gas plug operating, semi-automatic, revolving action, 40mm Multi-Shot Grenade Launcher (MSGL).
The AV-140 has been tested to the rigorous MIL-SPEC/MIL-STD and STANAG requirements. These tests included drop testing, salt fog spray, and safety assessments.
The AAMI Weapons AV-140 Multi-Shot Grenade Launcher is the highest quality, safest, and most high performing 40mm MSGL on the market domestically and internationally.
- Fires all DODIC and NATO standard 40 X 46, 40mm Low Velocity lethal and less than lethal grenades, as well as the newly developed 40 X 51, Medium Velocity grenades. Note: not compatible with the 40 X 53 High Velocity grenades.
- All six (6) grenades can be fired in 3 seconds or less
- Can be loaded with a variety of 40mm munitions, allowing the operator to select the desired round without having to change the weapon load
- Effective coverage of a minimum 20 x 60 meter area with Low Velocity and nearly double with Medium Velocity rounds
- Accuracy to pin-point targets up to 125 meters for Low Velocity, 250 meters for Medium Velocity
- Maximum range: 400 meters with Low Velocity and 800 meters with Medium Velocity
- Included reflex sight compensates for natural drift of the 40mm grenade
AVAILABLE IN THE FOLLOWING COLORS:
- MATTE TAN:
- MATTE GREEN:
- MATTE JET BLACK:
- Weapon features NP3™ coating which is a Teflon-impregnated nickel coating that keeps the steel products from rusting in salt fog spray test for up to 1200+ hours
- AV-MRDS Sight which compensates for the natural drift of the 40mm grenade
- Stainless steel receiver with Picatinny sight rail
- Unique Keymod rail forend which accepts all MIL-STD-1913 rail accessories
- Angle adjustable, Collapsible stock with a built in recoil pad
- Safeties: Ambidextrous safety selector, firing pin block, Cylinder alignment pin. Cylinder will not advance unless round is fired.
- Supplied with the following accessories: Operators Manual (English), Cleaning Kit, Cordura Weapon Sling, Cordura Transport Bag with Sling, AV-MRDS Sight
- OTIS™ cleaning kit also available for purchase (link to cleaning kit page)
|Length, overall (stock collapsed)||25.5 inches (648mm)|
|Length, overall (stock extended)||29.1 inches (739mm)|
|Length, overall (stock extended)||11.5 inches (260mm)|
|Width, overall||6.5 inches (165mm)|
|Weight (unloaded without sight)||14.1 lbs (6.40 kg)|
|Weight (unloaded without sight)||14.7 lbs (6.68 kg)|
|Weight (loaded with MRDS sight)||17.7 lbs - (8.00 kg)|
|Barrel length||8.0 inches (203mm) or 12.0 inches (304mm)|
|Caliber||40 x 46 mm (Low Velocity = LV) or 40 x 51 mm (Medium Velocity = MV)|
|Effective range||375 m (LV grenades) or 800 m (MV grenades)|
|Cylinder length||5.5 inches (140mm)|
|Advance mechanism||Gas operated|
|Rifling||Progressive gain twist|
|Magazine type||Rotating cylinder|
|Cylinder capacity||6 rounds, less than 5.5 inches (140mm) in length|
|Mode of fire||6 rounds, less than 5.5 inches (140mm) in length|
|Method of operation||Hand-held, revolving action, gas plug operating index mechanism, double action trigger|
|*Note: All weights and dimensions are nominal and may vary.|