Object Title

Centrefire automatic rifle - SA80, XL70E3, Experimental

Centrefire automatic rifle - SA80,  XL70E3, Experimental

Date

about 1982

Object Number

PR.8553

Provenance

Gifted with the Pattern Room by the Ministry of Defence, August 2005

Physical Description

Body and TMH are XL70E3, but controls and furniture are XL85E1.

Techniques

Machining, Phosphating, Casting, Stamping, Painting

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number UI013

Calibre

5.56 x 45 mm NATO

Associations

Places Britain