In 2010, the founder and owner of a small American company «Serbu Firearms Inc» (United States, Florida, Tampa) Mark Serbia (Mark Serbu), was developed large-caliber sniper rifle Serbu BFG-50A.
| Caliber, mm || 12.7x99 ( .50 BMG) |
| Length mm || 1333 |
| Barrel length, mm || 660 |
| Weight empty, kg || 10.4 |
| store count. cartridges || 10 |
rifle is a magazine-semi-automatic weapons.
Automatic rifle operates using gas operated with direct removal of powder gases to the slide frame (type rifles LjungmanAG-42 or MAS 49/56). Locking barrel for his breech by rotating bolt with three lugs at the front part.
trigger mechanism is similar to the rifle trigger Armalite AR-50.
Food arms ammunition made from detachable box magazine capacity of 10 rounds, rifle compatible with BarretM82 / M107.
Barrel cantilever posted inside forearm.
Open rifle sights are not allowed. To install the top of the receiver optics is a guide type Picatinny rail.
In the bottom of the front forend mount for attaching removable folding bipod.
To reduce recoil barrel fitted with an effective muzzle brake and butt - rubber butt pad.
butt has a removable rear mount support.
Manufacture caliber sniper rifles BFG-50 A was established by «Serbu Firearms Inc» in 2011.
Serbu BFG-50A have been proposed for special forces weapons of various power structures as a weapon to fight with enemy snipers and lightly armored or special equipment and weapons for the civilian market for target shooting.