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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP26 Sep 2020 8:41 p.m. PST

"The Army is almost doubling its purchase of new bolt-action Precision Sniper Rifles as its primary anti-personnel sniper system of choice, according to budget documents.

The Army wants to purchase 536 Precision Sniper Rifles (PSR) for a total of $10.13 USD million, according to the service's fiscal year 2019 budget request, an increase over the 357 systems that the service initially purchased for $5.74 USD million in fiscal year.

Alton Stewart, a spokesman for the Army's PEO Soldier, confirmed to Task & Purpose that the service intends to replace both the M107 sniper rifle and M2010 Enhanced Sniper Rifle with the PSR…"

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Thresher01 Supporting Member of TMP01 Oct 2020 2:19 p.m. PST

I hope it can fire and hit it's target all on its own, 100% of the time, at $19,000 USD EACH for this rifle.

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