History of Guns
When it was madeThe M82 is a recoil-operated, semi-automatic anti-materiel rifle developed by the American Barrett Firearms Manufacturing.
It weighs30.9 lb (14.0 kg) (with 29 inch barrel) or 29.7 lb (13.5 kg) (with 20 inch barrel) (M82A1)
Barret 50 cal
It costIt cost 8,900 per unit.
It fires a.50 BMG (12.7x99mm NATO) and can be shot over 1,800 m (5,906 ft).
Its Varients areM82A1, M82A1A, M82A1M, M82A2, M82A3, M107
It started being usedIt first started being used in 1989 by Australia: Special Operations Task Group (SOTG).
Germany: The M107 is used and designated G82 in the German Army.
India: The M107 is used by Mumbai Police Force One Commandos.
Israel: Used by the IDF Combat Engineering Corps.