MKEK JNG-90

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MKEK JNG-90
Type Sniper rifle
Place of origin Turkey
Service history
In service 2008–Present
Used by See Users
Production history
Designer MKEK
Designed 2004–2008
Manufacturer MKEK
Produced 2008–Present (as MKEK JNG-90)
Specifications
Cartridge 7.62×51mm NATO
Action bolt-action
Muzzle velocity 860 m/s
Effective firing range 1200 m
Feed system 10-round magazine
Sights day or night optics

MKEK JNG-90 is a bolt-action sniper rifle that fires the 7.62×51mm NATO round used by the Turkish military. Development of the weapon first started back in 2004[1] to 2008.[2] Its nickname is Bora[2] and it is currently being offered for export.

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The JNG-90 was designed with the collaboration of Turkish Gendarmerie and MKEK. Designed by Capt. (Rtd.) Mustafa Dolar[3] and Sgt. Mjr. Necmi Güngör, rifle is accurate in terms of shooting 0.3 MOA groups at up to 100 meters range according to MKEK tests.[1][4] Picatinny rails are provided on the forend and on the upper receiver. The rifle also has an adjustable buttstock.[5]

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