against tanks, and seven anti-tank rifles
that they had never previously
Advances in armored vehicle technology spawned a bit of a miniature arms race that culminated when anti-tank rifles
eventually grew so cumbersome as to be weight prohibitive on the battlefield.
Of interest to GUNS readers specifically is one short training subject called Stop That Tank done for the Canadian War Ministry on loading, firing and care of the Boys Anti-Tank Rifle
. The cutaway animation showing how the 5-shot bolt-action .55-caliber Boys rifle operates is fascinating.
The SKS, with its action scaled down directly from an in-production anti-tank rifle
, most definitely was.
If your taste ran to more heavy-duty toys, there were fully operational 20mm Finnish Lahti anti-tank rifles
for $99.95, M1934 25mm Hotchkiss howitzers for $125 and Soviet M1938 60mm mortars for $19.95.
It is noted that the Friendship Defenders 2016 exercises took place in Egypt near Alexandria whereas Russian and Egyptian paratroopers trained on parachute landing fall, usage of anti-tank rifles
They include but were not limited to Soviet era tanks and armored vehicles; Humvees; AK-47 machine guns; lightweight anti-tank rifles
; rocket launchers; grenade launchers; shoulder-launched anti-tank weapons; and anti-aircraft guns.
The Army officials briefed the visitors about the ammunition including anti-aircraft guns, anti-tank rifles
, wireless system, paramedical services and engineering corps responsibilities.
The Swedish Agency for Non-Proliferation and Export Controls (ISP) launched a probe after it was given pictures and other details of several M-3 Carl Gustav anti-tank rifles
, which were recovered by Kachin rebels in Myanmar.
More than a million rifles, half a million machine guns, cannons, anti-tank rifles
, and tens of thousands of motorbikes for army use came out of the BSA plants.
Also included in the vast array of deadly gear are anti-tank rifles
and even ground- to-air missiles - Sam 7s.