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The PDShP (Georgian: პდშპ) is a series of anti-materiel rifles developed by the Georgian Military Scientific-Technical Center STC DELTA. The weapons are based on a bullpup design and there are different versions, Amr mod-1 and Amr mod-2. Development of the current series was completed in 2013.[1][2][3]

AMR -mod-1 (PDShP)
PDSHP 12.7mm rifle.jpg
The recoil operated long range 12.7×108mm PDShP rifle
TypeAnti-materiel rifle
Place of originRepublic of Georgia
Production history
DesignerSTC DELTA
Designed2012-2013
ManufacturerScientific Technical Center Delta
Produced2012-present
Specifications
MassAMR mod-1 - 14 kg / AMR mod-2 - 12 kg
Length1520 mm (mod1) / 1040 mm (mod2)
Barrel length1100 mm (mod1) / 580 mm (mod2)

Cartridge12.7×108mm,
ActionBolt action
Muzzle velocity817 m/s (12.7 long)
Effective firing range1800 meters (mod1) / 1000 meters (mod2)
Feed system5-round detachable box magazine
SightsVarious
Amr mod-1
Amr mod-2

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HistoryEdit

The development of the rifles was complete in late 2012 to early 2013 but the weapons were not revealed earlier than May 2014.

VariantsEdit

Currently there are two variants available. They are all bullpup configured. The more recent 12.7×108mm version is recoil-operated with a 6 round box magazine feed and has an effective range of 1800–2000 meters. Its development was completed in 2013.


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