Rate of fire – inside America’s arsenal (BBC News)

The Las Vegas gunman fired hundreds of rounds, including at one point 90 bullets in 10 seconds.

Such bursts of gunfire will have shocked many, especially outside the US, but everyday Americans own these powerful weapons too.

Here’s a guide to the firearms legally available in most US states, and the rate at which they fire bullets.

Video by Paul Blake

Original BBC URL: http://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-us-canada-41506723/las-vegas-shooting-rate-of-fire-inside-america-s-arsenal