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MKEK JNG-90 (Bora)


Bolt-Action Sniper Rifle


Turkiye | 2008



"The MKEK JNG-90 is a rare Turkish-originated bolt-action sniper rifle in 7.62x51mm NATO flavor."

Performance
Performance specifications presented assume optimal operating conditions for the MKEK JNG-90 (Bora). Information presented is strictly for general reference and should not be misconstrued as useful for hardware restoration or operation.
3,280 ft
999.7 m | 1,093.3 yds
Max.Eff.Range
2,820 ft/sec
860 m/sec
Muzzle Velocity
Physical
The physical qualities of the MKEK JNG-90 (Bora). Information presented is strictly for general reference and should not be misconstrued as useful for hardware restoration or operation.
Manually-Operated Bolt-Action System
Action
7.62x51mm NATO
Caliber(s)
10-Round Magazine
Feed
Variable Optics Fitting
Sights
Variants
Notable series variants as part of the MKEK JNG-90 (Bora) Bolt-Action Sniper Rifle family line.
JNG-90 "Bora" - Base Series Designation


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Turkish Land Forces have adopted an indigenous NATO-compliant bolt-action sniper rifle as the JNG-90 "Bora" series by MKEK (translated to "Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation"). Design work spanned from 2004 to 2008 and revealed a useful design chambered for the standard 7.62x51mm NATO cartridge. The weapon is fed through a 10-round magazine through a manually-actuated bolt-action arrangement with sighting through various supported optics set over the receiver. The rifle functions in the traditional sniper role with the Turkish military, engaging targets at range with a high-kill probability afforded by the large rifle cartridge. Effective range reaches out to 1,000 meters with a muzzle velocity around 860 meters per second. The buttstock is adjustable to an extent for customization by the shooter. As with most other modern precision weapons, the JNG-90 is provided with sections of Picatinny rail for adding accessories (including the sight mount as well as the at the forend of the stock).

Beyond its adoption by the Turkish Land Forces, the JNG-90 has been taken on by the military of Azerbaijan - the only known foreign operator of this Turkish design.

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Operators
Global customers who have evaluated and/or operated the MKEK JNG-90 (Bora). Nations are displayed by flag, each linked to their respective national small arms listing.

Contractor(s): MKEK (Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation) - Turkey
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