Mosin Nagant

The Mosin-Nagant or Vintovka Mosina is a bolt action military rifle used by the Russian Empire and Soviet union. It has been used in many wars all around the world such as Vietnam War, Syrian Civil War, War in Donbas or Spanish Civil War.


Weapon type:Bolt-action rifle
Weight: 4.00 kg (8.8 lb)
Calibre & cartridge:7.62×54mmR
Capacity:5 rounds
Effective range:500 m (550 yards)/ 800+ m (875+ yards with optics)
Designer:Captain Sergei Mosin, Léon Nagant
Manufacturer:Tula, Izhevsk, Sestroryetsk,Manufacture Nationale d'Armes de Châtellerault, Remington, New England Westinghouse
Number built:37,000,000
In service:1891–present
Muzzle velocity:865 m/s (2,838 ft/s)