CFM Weapons

Classification

Every gun approved for use by the Canthian Federation Military is classified under the CFM Armament Standardised Classification System. The CFMASCS, or CASC System divides each weapon into a size category then assigns one title from each of the size class' subcategories.

Small Arms

Small Arms encompasses all weapon systems which can be carried and operated by a single person.

Firing Position

  • Hand: can be fired from a single hand
  • Two hand: held in two hands to fire
  • Shoulder: Held on top of shoulder

Range

  • Contact: 0m
  • Close: 0.5 - 3m
  • Short: 3 - 10m
  • Medium: 10 - 25m
  • Long: 25 - 100m
  • Extreme: 100m+

Operation Type

  • Manual: firing and reloading performed manually by operator
  • Semi-automatic: reloads automatically but the operator must pull the trigger for each shot
  • Automatic: reloads and fires automatically.

Magazine Reload Speed

  • Single shot: cannot be reloaded
  • Slow load: > 30 second reload time
  • Medium Load: 15 - 30 second reload
  • Quick Load: < 15 second load
  • No Load: has an unlimited or effectively unlimited power source

Firing Speed

Crewed Weapons

Mounted Weapons

Automated Weapons

Size

Custom Weapons