| Falcon OP 96 |
large-caliber sniper rifle «Falcon» designed to combat enemy snipers, hitting it lightly armored vehicles, artillery and rocket launchers, radar, aircraft parked and manpower.
Development rifle was launched in the mid-1990s, the Czech firm «Arms Moravia Ltd», and at the end of the 1990s it started mass production.
Rifle presented in two versions:
- Falcon OP 96 chambered 12.7x107 mm of Soviet design,
- Falcon OP 99 chambered 12.7h99 mm NATO.
| OP 96 || OP 99 |
| Caliber, mm || 12,7 x107 || 12,7 x99 |
| Length mm || 1380 || 1260 |
< td> Barrel length, mm
| 927 || 839 |
| Weight empty, kg || 12.7 || 12.2 |
| Muzzle velocity |
Bullets, m / s
| 790 - 900 || 825 - 925 |
| Penetration, mm || 25 (in the 100m) |
| Effective range |
| 1600 (afternoon) |
Rifle «Falcon» - autoloading with longitudinally sliding gate arranged scheme bullpup.
Mauzerovskogo shutter type, with two massive lugs front and one rear. When fired, the bore is locked by turning the bolt with the production of its two symmetrical lugs.
The safety catch is located behind the pistol grip.
barrel has a muzzle compensator recoil (according to the manufacturer, dampens recoil up to 70%).
Sights include mounts for optics and backup iron sight (front and rear sights).
shop capacity 2 rounds, can be blocked for use as a single-charge rifle.
Butt equipped rubber butt pad and cheek. To reduce the impact in the butt set absorbing spring.
rifle equipped with folding bipod attaches the barrel of the rifle.
Handle transfer of weapons attached to a height-adjustable bipod.
| Falcon OP 99 |