Milkor (Pty) Ltd is a privately owned South African company established in 1980. The company is best known for the range of Milkor MGLs 40mm (multiple grenade launcher), used in more than 50 countries. The US M32 multi-shot grenade launcher, which is in official use by US Marine Corps, is based on the original Milkor MGL-140 design, but with various minor modifications by Milkor USA, which is an entirely different business entity from the original Milkor (Pty) Ltd, based in South Africa.Milkor also has an array of 40mm products catering to the less-lethal market, for infantry and for special forces applications.
Presenting the latest in a trusted family of 40mm Grenade Launchers, Milkor unleashes the new 40mm Super Six MRGL (multi-range-grenade-launcher), a versatile sixth generation 6-shot launcher with different options of cylinder length. A wide variety of 40mm ammunition can be fired from the SuperSix platform. The effective range includes all existing low and medium velocity ammunition. Rounds can be fired in a rapid succession of 6 rounds in less than 3 seconds (operator dependent). Standard 6-shot area coverage of at least 20m x 60m. The SuperSix is manufactured from Mil Standard materials to endure most severe battlefield conditions. The SuperSix is capable of firing a wide range of standard and medium velocity ammunitions, which enables the user to engage a wider range of targets than possible with a standard 40mm launcher.
The Milkor 37/38 & 40mm Stopper Convertible is an extremely lightweight single shot break-open weapon designed to give optimum performance utilising a variety of 37/38 Less Lethal or 40mm Less Lethal and Lethal rounds. As a security or assault weapon, it can be fired from the shoulder or like a pistol out of the hand. The weapon is extremely simple to operate and all metal surfaces are treated with a coating for corrosion protection plus long-life dry film lubrication. It is a conventional single shot, a break-open weapon with a unique floating firing pin mechanism that ensures safety when accidentally dropped. The components of the weapon are interchangeable, providing a wide range of applications ranging from Less Lethal 37/38mm to a 40mm Lethal Weapon.
The Milkor 40mm Multiple Grenade Launcher Mark 1L is a rugged, robust, shoulder fired 6-shot launcher that has been qualified according to Military Standards. The MGL Mark 1L has a lengthened 140mm chamber as opposed to the standard 105mm chamber of the Mark 1S. The extra 35mm chamber area enables this weapon to fire a variety of ammunition. All shots can be fired in a rapid succession of 6 rounds in less than 3 seconds. The MGL Mark 1L is a semi-automatic weapon designed with simplicity to offer uncompromising reliability and efficiency.
The Milkor 40mm Multiple Grenade Launcher Mark 1S is a rugged and robust shoulder fired 6-shot launcher that has been qualified according to Military Standards. The Mark 1S is a standard, 105mm chamber, 3rd generation launcher enhancing the capabilities of the legendary 40mm MGL also known as the Milkor Y2, and the 2nd generation Mk1. Milkor has supplied in excess of 50’000 MGL’s to more than 60 countries worldwide.
The 40mm UBGL is an extremely lightweight single shot, Under Barrel Grenade Launcher (UBGL) with advanced safety aspects. The UBGL can be attached to most modern assault weapons and rifles with minor adjustments and using the Picatinny Rail System