AK-47 Kalashnikov rifle
Primary function: 7.62-mm assault rifle
Weight: 9.4 pounds (4.3 kilograms) with 30-round curved box magazine
Rate of fire: 100 rounds per minute/cyclic 600 rounds per minute
Effective range: 990 feet (300 meters)
Other features: The AK-47 has become one of the most used assault rifles in the world since production began in the early 1950s in the former Soviet Union. The modern version is the AKM rifle. Iraq has produced two copies, the 5.56 mm and 7.62 mm Tabuk rifles.
Source: Jane's Infantry Weapons