History of weapons starts not much later that the history of mankind on this earth. It is because, man has started to use weapon since life has come into being. The earliest weapon found by the architectures is almost 300,000 years old, known as the Schrodinger Speere. This weapon was used wood. However, after that material like copper iron steel, etc. were started to be used. The uses weapon has been multiple since they are invented. It starts from self-defense to the wars. There are some types of a weapon being used in the world, and each differs in size, material, shape, purpose, target and the destruction that that can make. The variability and innovation in the expensive weapons have been continuous since the invention of the first weapon. However, it was World War I & II when this industry flourished a lot. The way of guns, pistols and rifles and other firearms. While, talking about the invention of Rifle, it was fist time invented in 19th century. The first armed weapon was introduced in 1826 by a French army man. However, the first rifle is known as Sturmgewehr 44. It was first time invented in Germany in an era of Hitler. However, after that some innovations have come in the weapon known as Rifle and different versions of Rifles are being used. In the list of top best Assault Rifles, the guns are placed on different bases like shooting range, muzzle velocity and round per minutes. However, the below given is overall ranking of the list including the factor i.e. the damage caused by each rifle to its target.
9. M1 Garand
It is the pioneer weapon of semi-automated firing machines that come in the family of rifles due to its distinctive features. John C. Garand is the man who manufactured this gun, before whom this rifle is named. M1 Garand was designed in 1928 and has been used in some war events. However, the most extensive use of this weapon was in World War II, Vietnam War, Iran-Iraq War, Suez War and number of other conflicts. Especially, in World War II, M1 Garand was proved to be the competency of US against its enemy, as it was not available to them. However, the effective range of the rifle is only 450m, and speed of muzzles is only 50 rounds permit at maximum.
AK 47 is known as one the most smuggled rifle in this world since it has been invented. Else than that, it is also known to be the favorite weapon for the terrorists. Ak47 is one of the cheapest guns and the first rifle used in the war sessions. It was invented by Soviet Union in the year 1949. Although, the accuracy of this gun is not much perfect, however, it is known for its reliability in unique situations. It has also been reported that AK 47 is the weapon in this world which has been a cause of most deaths in the world. And it looks to be in use for a long in future for it fame and ease to use.
US is the inventor of this weapon that has invented the weapon in 1963. It is also a contemporary gun that have more speed in fire and can target a longer range. It is a light Wight rifle that helps the arms to carry more ammunition. The rate of fires of this weapon is more than 900 rounds per minutes. That’s why M16 does not get jam even after extensive firing. While, the effective range of this Rifle is 550m. Moreover, the user of this weapon can attach some telescopes to increase the accuracy for a target.
6. M4 carbine
This firearm weapon was first time invented in USA, in the year 1994. It has been used by the arm forces of many countries as a war weapon. Colt defense forces are the manufacturers of this gun. It is a revised version of M6 Rifle. It is shorter and lighter version of its parent gun M6. It has been widely used in wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. However, they have also been purchased by individuals for self-defense and to showcase. The muzzle of this weapon moves at the velocity of 910 m/s. This weapon is good to be used for the quarter fight. It is known for its accuracy, low price, and fantastic power with which it shoots the fire.
This wonderful assault rifle was invented by the Israel. This weapon was manufactured to be used in variant operations like it is very useful in hot winters and well as moderate temperature. Along with that, it works at its best while used for a close war situation. But to our amazement, it is a matter of fact that it has not been used in any war till now. This Rifle is known to make more than 900 rounds per minute of the muzzles. The user can target difficult points due to the IP and laser technology installed in it. Israel forces believe this weapon to the Rifle of the Future. There is a unique design style of this Rifle i.e. Bull Pup, which help the weapon to be stabilized easily. Same is because the accuracy of Tavor for moving objects as well.
4. Steyr Aug
Australia is the country in which this rifle was invented for the first time. Steyr Aug was invented in the year 1978 and is still in the use of many forces. It was specially made for left handed people. However right, handed people can use this weapon as effectively as left-handed ones. This firing machine has the capability to be run on both rotating bolt and pistons of gas. It has been widely used in most of the international wars. However, the extensive use of this weapon was in the Syrian war, Afghan war and Iraq war. This gun can fire more than 600 rounds per minute and is known for its low cost.
3. FN FNC
Another world class rifle is FN FNC. It was introduced in the year 1970 by the Belgian armed forces. The extensive use of this weapon is evident from the war against extremists in Indonesia and Niger Delta. FN FNC is best known for its use in Guerrilla war. This gun also have gas pistons and rotating rods to be operated on. It is a cheap Rifle have an effective range of 400m and can fire 675 rounds per minute. Grenades are used in this rifle that can make a large damage on the target body if it comes in its range.
Paul Tillie was the manufacturer of this weapon who has decided it in 1971. However, this rifle is in use since 1981. Nexter – France is the industrial manufacturers of this weapon. There are five versions of FAMAS, each having distinctive characteristics. However, G1 and G2 are most famous of them. The most extensive use of this rifle was in Syrian civil war, Bosnian War, and Afghanistan War. This rifle is known for its accuracy but also claimed for the jamming issue. Moreover, this gun used steel cased muzzles that also increase the number of jams. However, even then the low price and accuracy are on the credit side of the account of this weapon.
1. FN SCAR
It is one of the most modern rifles being used in this world. This contemporary weapon is manufactured for the Special Forces to perform extraordinary operations. It was introduced in 2009 for the first time. FN SCAR was invented by the United States Special Operations Command (SOCOM). Mexican war and the Afghan war are the operations in which FN SCAR was used. There are some models of this Rifle, having variant number guns in it and each having distinctive characteristics. However, there are two main versions of this Rifle, i.e. SCAR H and SCAR L. 700M is the best suited range for this weapon, which is comparatively long range than the other guns in the family of Rifles.
List of Most Powerful Assault Rifle in the World
Besides all the innovations and the modifications in the weapon, it is far sure that this is would ultimately result in the destruction of humanity. From wooden weapons to the nuclear ammunition man has been successful to invent a wide range of weapons, but the ultimate result of this all would be in a form of damage to the people. So it is required to have some strong regulations on the manufacturing and usage of these artilleries.