The Light Machine Gun is a very powerful weapon that is also one of the few weapons to use 5.56mm round. This is a very destuctive weapon when put in the right hands however it requires alot of skill with guns as well as high strength inorder to use properly. As such this in now a weapon for the starting Merc. It is also very expensive to purchase and it degrades quickly. It is very hefty, weighing in at fifteen pounds thus is not really the most practical weapon to use. However it can cut down a gang of raiders like there nothing and in the right hands can easily turn the tide of battle