The M249 PARA AEG by A&K airsoft machine gun is a great option for any support gunner. The PARA version has a retractable rear stock, which makes it a lot more compact when in storage. Whether you are in the rear of a vehicle or providing cover/support fire for a squad, the M249 will be your best friend. While the gun does weigh in at about 13.5lbs, it is still small enough to be maneuverable. If you are wanting to be a support gunner, this is an amazing weapon to use! Box includes 2500 round box magazine, 9.6v mini battery, trickle battery charger.