New rifles give Army snipers in Afghanistan needed range
The XM2010 sniper rifle can hit a target 3,937 feet away, which is a quarter-mile farther than the current Army sniper rifle shoots.
.300 Winchester Magnum
New rifles give Army snipers in Afghanistan needed range - USATODAY.com
Reach out and touch someone................
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Oh Crap!! Another gun to add to the wish list...
You can give peace a chance alright..
I'll seek cover in case it goes badly..
300 winmag? Is this the new rifle's chambering? I didn't see anything about a specific chambering in the article...
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Who builds that rifle for the Army? Apologies if I missed it in the article, I just have a hard time concentrating on USA Today!
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How is that better than an M82 Barrett?
War to the Knife, Knife to the hilt.
If we don't want to live in a trashy area, we all have to be willing to help pick up the trash.
the barrett is ungodly heavy- not overly practicle for carrying all the time, especially at the altitudes on the border.
The M107A1 is 6 pounds lighter than the M82A3.