AMR-2

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
AMR-2
Type Anti-Material Rifle
Place of origin China
Production history
Manufacturer China South Industries Group
Specifications
Weight 9.8kg
Length 1420mm (Stock Extended)
1230mm (Stock Closed)
Barrel length 850mm

Cartridge 12.7×108mm
Caliber .50 Russian
Action Bolt Action
Effective firing range 1800m
Maximum firing range 2200m
Feed system 5 round box magazine

The AMR-2 (Anti Materiel Rifle - 2) is a 12.7mm Sniper Rifle developed in China as an anti-materiel sniper rifle, introduced in early 2000s. Designed and developed by China South Industries Group, the rifle uses bolt-action and a conventional design. The AMR-2 fires 12.7x108mm sniper rifle cartridge from a 5-round box detachable magazine fitted directly ahead of the trigger group. The barrel is free-floated and has a large double baffle muzzle brake to mitigate recoil.

References[edit]