Belt (firearm)

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30. Ammo belt for a plane

A belt is a long band with slots for ammunition for a firearm. They are most often used with machine guns. Belts can be made of out of canvas or made of metal. They can be made up of long chains of metal carriers. Belts are made in many different lengths. Some have as little as 50 rounds of ammunition, while others can have as many as 300.