Snipex Alligator sniper rifle with silencers, Ukrainian production, chambered for 14.5×114 mm, weight 25 kg, bullet initial velocity – 980 m/s
Penetrates 10 mm armor plates at a distance of 1.5 km.
The maximum range is 7 km.
Snipex ALLIGATOR chambered for 14.5×114 mm weighs 25 kg, the length of the assembled rifle is 2000 mm, the length of the barrel is 1200 mm, the initial speed of the bullet is 980 m/s, the effective range is up to 2000 meters, the maximum range of the bullet is up to 7000 meters .
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The new rifles were developed by the Kharkiv XADO Chemical Group, which founded the SNIPEX brand in 2016 for its high-precision small arms.
mored ones. The rifle is designed taking into account the requirements for weapons for high-precision shooting.
As previously reported , during the creation of the Snipex T-Rex rifle, the designers relied on the wishes of the military: it should be a classic “bolt gun”, the minimum possible weight, without automatics, simple and faultless, designed for tough operation.
The layout of the rifle is based on the bullpup scheme: the bolt group is placed behind the trigger. During loading, the cartridge is inserted into the window of the receiver with the shutter open.
The Snipex T-Rex rifle has the following characteristics: weight – 25 kg (as indicated on the company’s website, the weight was previously reported as 22.5 kg), total length of the assembled rifle – 1800 mm, barrel length – 1200 mm, initial bullet speed – 1000 m/s, effective range — 2,000 meters, bullet flight range — up to 7,000 meters. The weapon provides aimed fire and accuracy no worse than 1 MOA.