alex_kaeda wrote:No airsoft company's (or individuals), to the best of my knowledge, have produced them. There were not many produced, and they were only used for a very short period of time before the M203 replaced them. They had some pretty significant flaws.
http://www.thegunzone.com/556dw-2.htmlThe Gun Zone wrote:Mixed reports also come back concerning the XM148 grenade launcher. While M79 users quickly welcomed the rifle/grenade launcher concept, the XM148 proves completely unsatisfactory under combat conditions. Users complain that the quadrant sight was prone to snagging in brush, and worse, that the sight is difficult to use with any accuracy. Also listed as snag prone are the extended trigger and trigger bar. These can be bent or broken simply by opening or closing the rifle's receiver during/after fieldstripping. The separate cocking lever is quite unpopular due to the 30lb (~14kg) force required to cock the weapon. Within a few months, units with the XM148 are clamoring to have their M79 reissued. This is significant as most M79 users are only issued a M1911A1 pistol as backup for their grenade launche
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