The Barrett M82 .50 is a sniper rifle designed for long range and anti-material applications.
|Manufacturer:||Barrett Firearms Manufacturing|
|Ammunition Type:||.50 BMG|
|Rate of Fire:||Semi-Automatic|
|Length:||57 in.(48 in. M82A1)|
|Barrel length:||29 in.(20 in. M82A1)|
|Weight:||30.9 lbs(29.7 lbs M82A1)|
Designed in the early 1980's by Ronnie Barrett, the M82 was among the first semi-automatic large caliber rifles in production. Chambering the powerful .50 BMG machinegun round, the M82 has an effective range of 1,800m+ with confirmed kills over 2,400m. Used primarily for anti-material and EOD(Explosive Ordinance Disposal) and anti-material purposes, the M82 can and has been used in the anti-personnel role.