|Barrett M98 Specifications|
|Country of origin:||United States|
|Muzzle Velocity:||975 m/s|
|Weight (Empty):||7 kg|
|Magazine capacity:||10 rounds|
|Magazine type:||box magazine|
The Barrett M98 is an extended-range, semi-automatic sniper rifle, introduced at the 1998 SHOT Show in Las Vegas, NV. This rifle chambers a .338 Lapua Magnum cartridge and has a gas-operated semi-automatic action. The stock is made of fiberglass reinforced polyamide plastic to reduce weight.
Introduction of this rifle has been delayed due to the introduction of the Barrett Model 99.
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