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Barrett M82 anti-materiel rifle

​​​This weapon has a wide reach, and its calibre is suitable for destroying land mines or other explosives from a dis​tance. It was developed in the USA in 1982, and introduced to the Norwegian Armed Forces ​in the 1990s. 

Manufacturer: Barrett Firearms, USA
Length: 1,440 mm
Weight, unloaded: 12.9 kg
Calibre: 12.7 x 99 mm
Magazine capacity: 10
Muzzle velocity: Approximately 850 m/s
Rate of fire: 10 shots per minute​

Published 15 June 2015 10:00.. Last updated 28 June 2016 10:56.