Posted February 22, 2016 10:00 pm by Comments

By Robert Farago

ISIS' big gun (courtesy dailymail.co.uk)

I’m so confused! Are ISIS snipers giants or are their snipers shooting giants? Note: I’m not a sniper, nor do I play one on the Internet. Wait. I suppose I do. I snipe at gun control advocates all the time. But not ballistically. Although I have been known to go ballistic after reading their lies and misdirections. Where was I? According to heavy.com (from whence this title was nicked), “a new photo report purportedly released by the Islamic State, ISIS sniper subunits use their invented 10-foot-long, 23mm caliber sniper rifle on opposition forces in Falluljah (sic), Iraq.” Wait. What? Let’s head over to dailymail.co.uk for the deets . . .

It’s so big that it has to be supported on two tripods and fires ammunition that’s three times the size of standard rifle ammo.

An Isis terrorist has been photographed aiming a 10-foot long sniper rifle out of a flat window in Kobane.

The fearsome weapon fires 23mm calibre bullets, far larger than the standard size.

What sort of effect this gun would have remains open to debate, however, according to firearms expert David Dyson.

He told MailOnline: ‘The problem with identifying the effect of this …Read the Rest

Source:: Truth About Guns

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