Izhmash - Soviet Union/Russia; NORINCO - China; Zastava Arms - Serbia
Features a mechanical function to automate the firing action.
ACCURACY / PRECISION
Long-range accuracy / precision capable; suitable for sniping, particularly when equipped with sighting aids.
1,225 mm / 48.23 in
620 mm / 24.41 in
9.50 lb / 4.31 kg
Gas-Operated; Rotating Bolt; Semi-Automatic
One shot per trigger pull; self-loading or auto-loading action aided by internal mechanism; trigger management (and initial cocking) typically required by the operator; subsequent shots are aided by the unlocked / moving bolt.
System utilizes internal mechanism to lock the breech or rear barrel assembly prior to firing.
Gas-operated system is featured, typically involving a gas cylinder and rear-driven piston directing energy to the bolt component.
7.62x54mmR Soviet; 9x54mm; 9.3x64mm Brenneke; .308 Winchester (model dependent).
*May not represent an exhuastive list; Calibers may be model-specific dependent; Always consult official manufacturer sources.
10-Round Detachable Box Magazine
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Mechanically-adjusted iron sights (backup rear); sliding tangent rear; optional optics
4,265 ft / 1,300.0 m | 1,421.7 yds
2,723 ft/sec / 830 m/sec