FAQ – frequently asked questions

Yes, the RS8, as well as the RS9 and CR223 are in use by the German army and police.

No, these models have special modifications, which are only delivered to the law enforcement.

Yes, all common M4 magazines can be used. However the Haenel weapons were only tested with the original magazines.

Yes, the CR223 as well as the MK556 are OTB tested. OTB stands for “over the beach”, meaning that the rifle can be fired safely, after it has been carried through water.