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An instance of RFB appeared in the Chinese MOBA "Girls Frontline", which features fighting girl avatars, representing various guns (the concept became popularized by Kantai Collection, basically). Attached are pictures of what she looks like.

Question though, how did RFB ended in GirlsFrontline? Usually, it has to be a military firearm to be represented.
 

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Question though, how did RFB ended in GirlsFrontline? Usually, it has to be a military firearm to be represented.
As far as I know, no mainstream country's military did.
The closest was some State's "hunt down the escaped convict" force (can't remember who) did arm with them.
I think the animators chose it for 2 reasons:

A. It looks cool.
B. They could easily get their hands on 3-D CAD drawings of it which dropped right into their animation software saving them the trouble of buying one and digitizing it:).
 

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The closest was some State's "hunt down the escaped convict" force (can't remember who) did arm with them.
US C-SOG uses RFB, RDB, and KSG. Not sure about handguns. But they are not a government agency.

[ame]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zgvfRinUaQM[/ame]
 

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The only Govt. Purchase I know of has been Israel purchased a small handfull no more than 10 for testing and evaluation, not for actual government use .

Dunno if the testing would relate to any development reverse engineering or any concepts being carried over but they bought them , probably won't pass military destructive trials ( very little actually ever does as remember they test to ABSURD requirements most of which would kill the user before the firearm.) but as a platform with some tweaks it could be as reliable / durable as the FN FAL.

The two bugbears that would prevent the RFB from any government service past specialist / SWAT police work and fugitive recovery is the fact there is no TDP and Kel Tec is a SMALL manufacturer.

TDP : Technical Data Package essentially its a government list of requirements based on everything from testing evaluations , product definition data , quality assurance provisions, packaging details, modeling data ,standards and performance requirements.

Once a product has gone through testing and evaluation a TDP can be assigned and from there the manufacturer must adhere to the TDP and can only change such with permission from the government. Once a TDP is assigned further testing is needed before ir can be approved for a NSN# and CAGE code.

As for the second problem , as much as we may like them Kel tec when it comes to rifles and shotguns are the "microbrew" of the firearms industry, they do not have enough manpower and machines up and operating to supply a government.
ATM it is estimated that approximately 4,000 RFB's will leave the production line this year.
Meeting that estimate would surprise me greatly , as I got mine when very few were being shipped to distributors in a 1 year cycle.

It's a thoroughly civilian firearm , it's a darn good one and there's really nothing which can meet the role it provides I.E.: a fully ambi .308 bullpup "battle rifle" with a fairly good trigger , but we do not know the upper limits of it's durability & reliability in extreme environments ( hot , cold muddy , sandy ,over the beach testing ) or an average for expected accuracy.

As an example the expected accuracy standard for the AK 74 is to be under 4 MOA, the M4 carbine under 3 MOA and the Tavor at 3 MOA , Now we know each when manufactured to the TDP's / specifications the AK 74 is close to a 1 MOA rifle , the M4 is sub MOA and the tavor is about 1 MOA and these are the averages for factory new rifles in spec.

From the RFB we have seen some which are sub MOA and some which were 4 MOA the problem present is that there is no average. Most are Better but some are worse we have nowhere near the data we would need to average out what should be expected from the platform.

As for the test data the Israeli government could have gleaned from their purchase ? Well they aren't releasing that data and as they don't have a a Freedom of information act like the US, I don't expect we'll be getting it any time soon.

*Edited for a typo which was annoying the heck out of me.
 
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