Thursday, October 1, 2009

Karabiner 98k

10 year old shooting a Tannerite target with a Karabiner 98k.

Karabiner 98k Specs:

Type: Bolt-action rifle
Place of origin: Nazi Germany
Designed: 1935
Manufacturer: Mauser
Produced: 1935–1945
Weight: 3.7 kg (8.2 lb) - 4.1 kg (9.0 lb)
Length: 1,110 mm (43.70 in)
Barrel length: 600 mm (23.62 in)
Cartridge: 7.92x57mm IS
Action: Bolt-action
Muzzle velocity: 760 m/s (2,493 ft/s)
Effective range: 500 m (547 yd) (with iron sights)
800+ m (875 yd) (with optics)
Feed system: 5-round stripper clip, internal magazine
Sights: iron sights. Telescopic sight.

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