Shoulder-Launched Multi-Purpose Assault Weapon with a Removable Rocket Tube and Spotter Barrel
Patent, Filed 8 Dec 95, patented 17 Feb 98
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
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A shoulder-launched multi-purpose assault weapon with a removable rocket tube and spotter barrel is provided The rocket tube and spotter barrel assembly is a standard receiver and trigger assembly. The grouping of the tube and barrel in a single removable assembly allows quick field replacement for either repair or reconfiguration of the weapon to a different rocket size. The sight assembly is also removable by sliding the sight out of dovetail attachment points. A further benefit is that different rocket tube assemblies may be pre-boresighted at the factory, thereby also reducing field assembly time.