The CheyTac system consists of three major components:. It features a Picatinny rail on the top of its receiver for mounting various optical sights. Cartridge[ edit ] The M Intervention is chambered in either the. CheyTac specially developed the. The cartridge is optimized for accuracy by a balance of the rotational and linear drag , which reduces yaw and precession , and keeps the tip of the projectile pointed along the trajectory. Ammunition feeding[ edit ] The M Intervention is fed through a detachable 7 round box magazine, an optional 5 round box magazine is also available.
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It is a relatively lightweight and compact weapon, which is one of the best sniper rifles ever created. Production commenced in It is a manually operated, bolt-action sniper rifle, chambered for a specifically designed. This cartridge has a streamlined bullet with advanced patented design. A standard bullet retains its supersonic velocity at ranges beyond 2 meters. It is worth noting that at the ranges beyond meters this bullet has more energy than the standard. This rifle has a free floating barrel.
The CheyTac M is the longest range sniper rifle in the world. It holds the world record for the best group 3 bullets at impressive 2 meter range. This weapon is effective out to a range of 1 meters. Despite its impressive performance this weapon is not popular. Possibly the main reason is that extreme range of the CheyTac M Intervention is not required in most tactical situations.
Due to the large size of this weapon it is hard to move in and out of location. Also this weapon is too expensive to achieve widespread sales. This sniper weapon comes with a portable advanced ballistic computer, laser rangefinder and weather tracker. It provides all necessary data and calculations for accurate long range firing. This sniper rifle is fed from detachable box magazine, holding 5 or 7 rounds. Weapon is fitted with a Picatinny-type scope rail on top of the receiver.
This sniper rifle is typically used with Nightforce NXS 5. This rifle has got no backup iron sights. The CheyTac M has a retractable buttstock, which can be adjusted for the length of pull. It is fully collapsed for storage or transportation. The barrel can be easily removed for storage, transportation of replacement.
The weapon comes with integral folding bipod and carrying handle. This sniper rifle has an effective muzzle brake, which can be replaced with a sound suppressor.
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