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[[File:SIG KE7.jpeg|A SIG KE7 in reality|thumb|270px]]
 
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The '''SIG Neuhausen KE7''' is a recoil operated, air cooled light machine gun. Designed by Pál Király and Gotthard End of SIG Sauer, production started in 1929 in Switzerland until 1938. While the weapon was exported, it was never used by the Swiss Army during [[World War II]] The weapon features a curved by magazine which is capable of holding 25 rounds.
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The '''{{w|SIG KE7}}''' is a recoil operated, air cooled [[Machine Gun#Light Machine Guns|light machine gun]]. A joint collaboration between SIG's chief engineer Gotthard End and Hungarian draftsman {{w|Pál Király|Pál de Király}}, production of the KE7 started in 1929 in {{w|Switzerland}} until 1938. While the weapon saw export sales, it was never used domestically by the {{w|Swiss Armed Forces|Swiss Army}}. The weapon features a curved by magazine which is capable of holding 25 rounds.
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==Battlefield V==
 
==Battlefield V==
The '''KE7''' is a weapon set to be featured in ''[[Battlefield V]]''. It was first seen in the Gamescom trailer.
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{{Infobox/weapon
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|name = KE7
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|image =
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|icon = [[File:BF5 KE7 Icon.png|200px]]
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|faction =
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|kit = [[File:Battlefield V Support Class Icon.png|25px]] [[Support#Battlefield V|Support]]
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|slot = Primary
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|level = Default
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|unlocks = <center><u>'''Rank 1'''</u><br /><small>[[Specializations (Battlefield V)|Enhanced Grips]] · [[Specializations (Battlefield V)|Custom Stock]]</small><br /><u>'''Rank 2'''</u><br /><small>[[Specializations (Battlefield V)|Recoil Buffer]] · [[Specializations (Battlefield V)|Barrel Bedding]]</small><br /><u>'''Rank 3'''</u><br /><small>[[Specializations (Battlefield V)|Light Bolt]] · [[Specializations (Battlefield V)|Ported Barrel]]</small><br /><u>'''Rank 4'''</u><br /><small>[[Specializations (Battlefield V)|Lightened Stock]] · [[Specializations (Battlefield V)|Quick Reload]]</small><br /></center>
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|cost =
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|task =
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|dlc =
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|fire = Automatic<br />Semi-Automatic
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|rof = 568 RPM<br />638 RPM <small>(Light Bolt)</small>
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|speed =
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|stability =
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|deployable =
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|ammotype = 7.92x57mm Mauser
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|magazine = 25 rounds
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|startammo = 150+25 rounds
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|maxammo = 150+25 rounds
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|capacity =
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|reserve =
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|effect =
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|features =
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|damage = 25.1 - 13.2
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*25.1-25.0 <small>(0-10m)</small>
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*25.0-20.0 <small>(10-30m)</small>
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*20.0-16.7 <small>(30-50m)</small>
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*16.7 - 14.3 <small>(50-75m)</small>
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*14.3 - 13.2 <small>(75-100m)</small>
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*13.2 <small>(>100m)</small>
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|vel = 740 m/s
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|recoil = {{Recoil|0.525|0.192|0.192}}
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|reload = 3.75s
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}}
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{{Quote|Even though this light machine gun was designed in Switzerland, the Swiss army never used it. It had a quick-change barrel, and a selective fire mode similar to that on many submachine guns.|In-game description}}
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The '''KE7''' is a weapon featured in ''[[Battlefield V]]''. It was first seen in the [[Battlefield 5 – Official Gamescom Trailer – Devastation of Rotterdam|Gamescom trailer]].
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===Singleplayer===
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The weapon can be found frequently throughout the singleplayer, where it can be obtained from supply crates.
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===Multiplayer===
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The KE7 is the starter [[Support#Battlefield V|Support]] weapon, being unlocked by default. In its category, the weapon has the second lowest magazine capacity and a moderate fire rate, as well as highest-in-class vertical recoil. The low capacity is a significant drawback during sustained fire and when engaging long-range targets using the [[Bipod]], with reloads that are frequent and slow, regardless of if the magazine is empty or not. In spite of this, the weapon is well suited to medium range engagements, as its damage drop-off is more gradual than higher ROF LMGs, a trait that is shared with the [[Bren Gun/Battlefield V|Bren Gun]] and [[Lewis Gun#Battlefield V|Lewis Gun]].
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For [[Specializations#Battlefield V|Specializations]], the KE7 comes with [[QUICK RELOAD#Battlefield V|Quick Reload]], [[ENHANCED GRIPS|Enhanced Grips]], [[HIGHER FIRE RATE|Light Bolt]] and [[FASTER MOVEMENT WHILE AIMING|Lightened Stock]] unlocked by default. Its alternative choices are [[QUICK AIM|Quick Aim]], [[IMPROVED ACCURACY|Custom Stock]], [[LESS RECOIL|Ported Barrel]] and [[IMPROVED ACCURACY|Barrel Bedding]].
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===Gallery===
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<gallery>
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BF5 KE7 Beta 01.png|First person
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BF5 KE7 Beta 02.png|Iron sights
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BF5 KE7 Beta 03.png|Reloading
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ke7menu.jpg|Customisation menu
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</gallery>
   
 
{{Weapons/BF5}}
 
{{Weapons/BF5}}
[[Category:Weapons of Battlefield V]]
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==Trivia==
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*The weapon originally came pre-equipped with [[ENHANCED GRIPS|Enhanced Grips]], [[LESS RECOIL|Recoil Buffer]], [[HIGHER FIRE RATE|Light Bolt]] and [[QUICK RELOAD#Battlefield V|Quick Reload]] at launch, but its specialization tree and the pre-equipped upgrades were changed for balancing reasons in the patch for [[Tides of War#Chapter One: Overture|Tides of War Chapter One]] ''[[Battlefield V: Overture|Overture]]''<ref>[http://eaassets-a.akamaihd.net/dice-commerce/Casablanca/Update_Notes/20181205-01/Battlefield_V_Chapter_1_Overture_Update_12052018_FINAL.pdf Battlefield V Tides of War Chapter 1: Overture Update Notes]</ref>
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==References==
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{{Reflist}}
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[[Category:Light Machine Guns]]
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[[Category:Light Machine Guns of Battlefield V]]

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SIG KE7

A SIG KE7 in reality

The SIG KE7 is a recoil operated, air cooled light machine gun. A joint collaboration between SIG's chief engineer Gotthard End and Hungarian draftsman Pál de Király, production of the KE7 started in 1929 in Switzerland until 1938. While the weapon saw export sales, it was never used domestically by the Swiss Army. The weapon features a curved by magazine which is capable of holding 25 rounds.


Battlefield V

"Even though this light machine gun was designed in Switzerland, the Swiss army never used it. It had a quick-change barrel, and a selective fire mode similar to that on many submachine guns."

— In-game description


The KE7 is a weapon featured in Battlefield V. It was first seen in the Gamescom trailer.

Singleplayer

The weapon can be found frequently throughout the singleplayer, where it can be obtained from supply crates.

Multiplayer

The KE7 is the starter Support weapon, being unlocked by default. In its category, the weapon has the second lowest magazine capacity and a moderate fire rate, as well as highest-in-class vertical recoil. The low capacity is a significant drawback during sustained fire and when engaging long-range targets using the Bipod, with reloads that are frequent and slow, regardless of if the magazine is empty or not. In spite of this, the weapon is well suited to medium range engagements, as its damage drop-off is more gradual than higher ROF LMGs, a trait that is shared with the Bren Gun and Lewis Gun.

For Specializations, the KE7 comes with Quick Reload, Enhanced Grips, Light Bolt and Lightened Stock unlocked by default. Its alternative choices are Quick Aim, Custom Stock, Ported Barrel and Barrel Bedding.

Gallery


Trivia

References

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