FN SCAR SSR Mk 20 Mod 0
In 2010, the Armed Forces of the United States Special Operations Command (US SOCOM - United States Special Operations Command) has adopted a new sniper rifle FN SCAR SSR (SSR - Sniper Support Rifle - Sniper support weapon) with index Mk 20 Mod 0. < / p>
sniper rifle FN SCAR SSR Mk 20 Mod 0 was developed by American division of the Belgian arms company Fabrique Nationale Herstal - FNH USA Inc and is a "sniper" one 7.62-mm automatic rifle (automatic) FN SCAR-H Mk 17 Mod 0 (adopted several years earlier by U.S. special forces weapons).
FN SCAR-H Mk 17 Mod 0
Rifle SSR Mk 20 Mod 0 is designed for use as a weapon "marksman» (Designated Marksman Rifle, tactical use of analogue SVD Dragunov sniper rifle), acting as a group of special forces, or as a weapon of the second issue (observer) in the sniper pair, using as their primary weapons and long-range precision-guided weapons with a low rate of fire.
Structurally-automatic sniper rifle SSR Mk.20 Mod.0 represents one of the modifications of SCAR rifle system and is based on automatic rifle (automatic) FN SCAR-H Mk.17 Mod.0 7.62mm NATO. Unlike automatic sniper rifle got an elongated upper portion of the receiver with universal rails for easy use of additional optical sighting devices (such as a device for night shooting), a new flash suppressor and barrel, as well as awkward adjustable buttstock.
sniper rifle FN SCAR SSR Mk 20 Mod 0 is unified with an assault rifle FN SCAR-H Mk 17 Mod 0, which has more than 60% of the parts interchangeable between themselves, including gas discharge assembly automation with a short-stroke gas piston and bolt group with swivel shutter.
swim trunks SSR Mk 20 Mod 0 has thickened profile and manufactured by cold forging. The bore chrome. According to the manufacturer, the trunk is a resource of more than 15,000 shots. In the barrel muzzle flash suppressor installed, which you can use instead of the quick shot sound muffler.
| Caliber, mm || 7,62 x51 |
| Length mm || 1028 |
| length |
| 508 |
| Weight without |
| 5.05 |
| Shop, |
| 10, 20 |
| Effective |
| 900 |
top of the receiver is made of aluminum and is equipped with a long track-type integral Picatinny rail for mounting various opitcheskih devices (night and day). In addition to the optical sighting device on the rifle used backup open sight with diopter rear sight mounted on the quick folding base.
trigger mechanism - adjustable, can be configured as the trigger without warning and warning and allows only a single lamp.
Food arms ammunition made from detachable box magazine capacity of 10 and 20 (with automatic FN SCAR-H Mk.17 Mod.0) cartridges.
Butt - awkward, with adjustable butt pad and cheek emphasis.
handguard on the sides and bottom is provided with a guide type Picatinny rail for mounting a variety of accessories (bipod, flashlight, etc).
manufacturer claimed effective range of a sniper rifle FN SCAR SSR Mk 20 Mod 0 is 1000 yards (910 meters), and the grouping is "sniper" cartridge - 1 MOA or less.
FN SCAR SSR Mk 20 Mod 0