The Karabiner 98 Kurz (often abbreviated Kar98k or K98k) was a bolt-action rifle adopted as the standard infantry rifle in 1935 by the Wehrmacht, and was one of the final developments in the long line of Mauser military rifles.
The Heckler & Koch MSG-90 is designed and produced by the German company Heckler and Koch as a military semi-automatic sniper rifle. 'MSG-90' stands for the German words "MilitÃ¤risches ScharfschÃ¼tzen Gewehr" which in English is translated as "Military Sharpshooter (Sniper) Rifle". The "90" in the name stands for its first year in production.
The HK PSG-1 is a German sniper rifle designed and manufactured by the German company Heckler & Koch. The PSG stands for the German words "PrÃ¤zisions-ScharfschÃ¼tzen-Gewehr". In English, the German words mean "precision sniper rifle". The sniper rifle is a semi-automatic weapon.
The MG42 (shortened from the German word: Maschinengewehr 42, or in English "Machine gun 42") was a machine gun that was designed and developed for and entered into full service with Nazi Germany in 1942, during and throughout World War II.
The Walther WA 2000 bullpup sniper rifle was first manufactured and designed in the early 1970's by the Carl Walther GmbH Sportwaffen company from the its inception as a specialized police and law enforcement sniper rifle and not as an adaptation of an existing rifle.