A long firearm designed to be fired from the shoulder, with a barrel that has a helical pattern of grooves ("rifling") cut into the barrel walls. The rifling causes the speeding bullet to spin, giving it more stability and penetrating power.
Type of rifles
The following tags are aliased to this tag: rifles (learn more).
This tag implicates gun (learn more).
The following tags implicate this tag: ar-15, arisaka, assault_rifle, battle_rifle, carcano, gewehr_43, k31, kel-tec_rfb, lebel_model_1886, lee-enfield, m1903_springfield, m1917_enfield, m1_garand, mas-36, mauser_98, mosin-nagant, p14_enfield, ruger_mini-14, and sniper_rifle (learn more).