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Subcompact Carbine

Minimum size and fully effective

As a complement to the renowned FN SCAR® rifles, FN Herstal proposes the FN SCAR®-SC Subcompact Carbine in 5.56x45mm (.223) or 7.62x35mm (.300 BLK) calibre.

Regardless of the calibre, the FN SCAR®-SC is extremely compact and comes standard with a standard telescopic buttstock allowing a 3-position length adjustment. A wide choice of additional buttstock configurations is available to best suit to user morphology and mission at hand.

All FN SCAR®-SC variants are proposed with semi-auto only or selective fire capabilities, Picatinny type rails at the 3, 6, 9 and 12 o’clock positions, and a wide range of add-ons (e.g. red dot sight, tactical light, foregrips and sound suppressor), all fully tested and qualified by FN Herstal.

The FN SCAR®-SC can be equipped with electronic ID systems, such RFID tag or FN SmartCore® shot counter.

Key Benefits

  • Available in 5.56x45mm (.223) or 7.62x35mm (.300 BLK) calibre

  • Subcompact model derived from the combat-proven FN SCAR® assault rifle

  • Extremely compact for use in confined spaces

  • Standard telescopic buttstock

  • Additional buttstock configurations available:

    • Short telescopic buttstock
    • Fixed, adjustable buttstock (concave butt plate)
    • Foldable, adjustable buttstock (concave or convex butt plate)
    • Foldable, adjustable offset buttstock for use with anti-riot or bulletproof visor helmet
  • Semi-auto only or selective fire trigger mechanism

  • Reversible, non-reciprocating, curved cocking handle

  • High parts commonality and same operator and armorer training throughout the FN SCAR® family resulting in minimized training time and maintenance costs

  • Available with RFDI tag and/or FN Smartcore® shot counter for improved small arms management

  • Full range of accessories and ammunition available