Edit: Looks like I forgot it was 2016 4 months in.
COMMONWALTH ARSENAL - MACHINEGUN, MEDIUM, MODEL OF 1954
Type: Medium Machine Gun
Place of origin: Cockaygne
In service: 1955 - present
Designed : 1952-1953
Manufacturer Commonwealth Arsenal
Produced 1954 - Present
Number built: 500,000~
Weight: 8.5 KG unloaded
Barrel Length: 563mm
Calibre: 8x50 mm
Action: LRoller Delayed Blowback
Rate of fire 950 RPM
Muzzle velocity: 830 m/s
Feed system: 50 round drum, 100 round drum, 200 round drum
Sights: Adjustable U-notch rear sight, Front post sight - 100-1200 metres
Kinda reminds me of the MG 30, in a way.
I see what you mean, especially with the flash hider. A lot of the inspiration for it came from the Type 85 and the KVKK 62 but it's certainly got a bit of Germanic about it.