Barrett M98 Specifications
Country of origin: United States
Operation: Semi-automatic
Cartridge: .338 Lapua
Muzzle Velocity: 975 m/s
Range: 1200 m
Length: 1175 mm
Weight (Empty): 7 kg
Barrel: 610 mm
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.

See alsoEdit

List of sniper rifles

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