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PSG90 - sniper rifle


Psg90 is the Swedish designation of the Accuracy International Arctic Warfare, which is known in the Brittish Army as the L96A1. It is a bolt-action sniper rifle, with a 10X Hensoldt scope. It is in the same caliber as most other sniper rifles, 7.62 NATO. It is fed from a 9-round magazine. The ammunition used is usually full metal jacket or sub-caliber dart ammunition. The main targets are enemy troops, notably officers or specialists (radiomen, machinegunners etc.).

Manufacturer: Accuracy International, Great Brittain
Calibre: 7.62 x 51 mm (7.62 NATO)
Weight: 7.1 kg (loaded, with bipod)
Length: 1184 mm
Muzzle velocity: 850 m/s
Effective range: 1000 m






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