FNG / Fresh Meat
- Oct 21, 2010
No it wasn't, and no it didn't.designed for it or not, they were exceptional in a sniper role when fitted with a scope as the Korean war proved.
If you read what actual snipers who at some point used these weapons have to say, they all agree that they weren't very accurate past 300 meters.
You might want to overlook what wikipedia has to say on this matter
Effective range of these weapons is 300 meters max. The guy who wrote this particular piece of information on Wiki must have been playing Call of Duy abit too much