Parker-Hale M82

 Parker-Hale M82 (Great Britain)


Caliber(s): 7.62mm NATO (.308Win)
Operation: botating bolt, amanual repeater
Barrel: 660 mm
Weight: 4.8 kg empty without scope
Length: 1162 mm
Feed Mechanism: 4 rounds non-detachable internal magazine


The Parker-Hale M82 rifle had been manufactured by Parker-Hale company og Great Britain, and is in service with Australian, New Zeland and Canadian armies, as well as wiith some police and military units in Great Britain.

M82 is based on mauser-type action, with rotating bolt with 3 lugs, that locks into the receiver, and with non-rotating claw extracor. Heavy barrel is cold hammer-forged and free floated inside the stock. Trigger is fully ajustable for weight and length of pull. The rifle had wooden stock which is ajustable wor lenght of pull with inserts.

Wide selection of sights is available, includin iron sights, sport-type peep sights or telescopic sights. Canadian C3 and C3A1 versions of M82 are used with 10X Unertl scope.