Initial .50 Cal Feed Chute design was created for the Browning M2, 12.7 X 99mm ammunition using the M2 ammunition link. As weapon manufactures expanded their product lines SAI expanded our products. SAI currently offers .50 Cal feed chutes in standard and heavy duty designs. The designs can also be configured with various options for different applications.
SAI’s .50Cal (12.7mm) Flexible Feed Chutes are designed to work with the following ammunition:
Flexible Feed Chutes can be designed specifically for the customer and their needs.
SAI provides both solid and flexible Link Eject Chutes for M2, M2A1 and M3 weapons. The Link Eject Chute guides used M9 links to collection areas or away from vulnerable areas. There are multiple end fittings to choose from when configuring Link Eject Chutes. Link Eject Chutes can be designed specifically for the customer and their needs.
The Feed Adapter connects to the M2 or M2A1, it provides a connection point for the Flexible Feed Chute. Adapters are designed to have the feed chute approach the weapon from different directions (i.e. the side bottom or top). Link Eject Adapter provides connection point for Link Eject Chutes. Adapters can be designed specifically for the customer and their needs.
SAI has designed and fabricated custom ammunition boxes for 12.7 X 99 mm ammunition. SAI’s ammo boxes are fabricated from stainless steel and can incorporate customer specific features.
A sampling of the many SAI 50Cal/12mm chute applications.