The Polish Armed Forces have bought 150 SAKO TRG M10 bolt-action sniper rifles.
The PLN32.9 million (USD7.8 million) deal will see the TRG M10 become the Polish Armed Forces' first precision rifle chambered in the 8.6x70 mm (.338 LM) cartridge. The rifles will be delivered through IBCOL Polska.
Each TRG M10 is to be delivered with an 8.6 mm barrel (length 689 mm), a 7.62mm barrel for training, suppressor, optical sight, night-vision attachment, and 10 magazines.
The deal also includes delivery of 50,000 8.6x70 mm cartridges (40,000 ball; 4,000 AP; 4,000 API, and 2,000 blank).
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