Specifications for the
NORINCO QBU-88 (Type 88)
Country of Origin: China
Manufacturer: NORINCO - China
Initial Year of Service: 1988
Overall Length: 920 mm (36.22 in)
Barrel Length: 640.00 mm (25.20 in)
Weight (Empty): 9.04 lb (4.10 kg)
Caliber*: 5.8x42mm; 5.56x45mm
Action: Gas-Operated; Rotating Bolt
Feed: 10-round detachable box magazine
Range: 2,624 ft (800 m; 875 yds)
Sights: Iron Sights; 3-9x40; 6-24x44 Telescopic Sights
* Listed caliber(s) for firearms may be model dependent if more than one model type/chambering was produced. Always consult official manufacturer's information or a licensed dealer.
QBU-88 (Type 88) - Base Sniper Rifle Designation; chambered for 5.8x42mm cartridge.