Gun is a tubular weapon or some other device that is designed to discharge projectiles or some other material. The projectiles can be in the form of some solid, liquid, gas and can be free, as with artillery shells and bullets, or captive as with whaling harpoons and Taser probes. Around 1000AD, the first devices were identified in China whereas this technology was spread in the rest of Asia during the 12th century and into the Europe during 13th century. With the passage of time and modern technologies advanced gadgets are coming in the market everyday, thus different varieties of guns are designed that include machine guns, military guns, autocannon guns, tank guns, training and entertainment guns, fictional guns etc. The old weapons were not so much dangerous than the presenting one so here is the list of Top 10 World’s Most Dangerous Guns. These are the most powerful and thrilling devices of current period, designed for both military and civilian’s use depending upon the choice of selection and suitability.
- 10. Heckler and Koch HK MG4 MG 43 Machine Gun
- 9. Heckler and Koch HK416
- 8. Accuracy International AS50 Sniper Rifle
- 7. F2000 Assault Rifle
- 6. MG3 Machine Gun
- 5. XM307 ACSW Advanced Heavy Machine Gun
- 4. Kalashnikov AK-47 Assault Rifle
- 3. Uzi Submachine Gun
- 2. Thompson M1921 Submachine Gun
- 1. DSR-Precision DSR 50 Sniper Rifle
10. Heckler and Koch HK MG4 MG 43 Machine Gun
It is a belt-fed light machine gun having a caliber of 5.56mm, was designed by a German company Heckler and Koch. This weapon was originally designed in 1990’s but was first appeared publicly in 2001. It s effective range is about 1000m and due to its reliability and lethalness it is competent to be in this list. It is designed in such way that it is light, has reliable function under adverse circumstances and provides highest safety to the user. So, it is also known as a perfect killer.
9. Heckler and Koch HK416
It is an assault rifle that is also designed by the German company Heckler and Koch. It is an up gradation of the American M4, having a caliber of 5.56mm, its range is 600m. It is the finest rifle that is developed by Germans, with short stroke piston it is one of the most lethal weapons that are available in market.
8. Accuracy International AS50 Sniper Rifle
It is a sniper or anti-material rifle developed by British company. It is an absolute lethal weapon that enables its users to capture its targets at very long range with high precision using incendiary ammunition or explosive. Its caliber is 12.7mm and its range is 1800m, its high recognition is due to its weight that is 14.1kg or 31 lb and can hold 5 rounds of 0.50 BMG in a single stack.
7. F2000 Assault Rifle
F2000 is a gas operated Assault Rifle that is fully automatic and is ranked at number 7 in the list of the most dangerous guns in the world, it was developed by Belgium company FN Herstal. In 2001, this gun was first displayed at Abu Dhabi at the IDEX defence exhibition. It comprises of two main assemblies and has a removable handguard in front of the trigger. It has a 5.56mm caliber and effective range of 500m. It can make 850 rounds in a minute.
6. MG3 Machine Gun
The MG3 is a general purpose machine gun manufactured by a Germany firm. With a 7.62mm caliber, effective range of 1200m and with rate of fire of 1000-1300 rounds per minute it is one of the killing weapons. It was introduced in the late 1950’s yet it is very famous and has been attained by the military forces of over 30 countries.
5. XM307 ACSW Advanced Heavy Machine Gun
XM307 ACSW (Advanced Crew Served Weapon) is a grenade machine gun with smart shell capacity designed by the U.S Army. It is lightweight and is operated by two men, is renowned for its lethal and suppressive effective length of 2000m. Its firing rate is 260 rounds per minute, it can kill human beings at 2,000 meters and can destroy vehicles, helicopters and watercraft at 1,000m.
4. Kalashnikov AK-47 Assault Rifle
Kalashnikov AK-47 is a selective-fire, gas-operated assault rifle and was designed by Mikhail Kalashnikov. It was displayed for military trials in 1946. It is a weapon that is easy to use, is inexpensive and its availability makes it one of the most popular and widely used assault rifles in the world even after the passage of six generations.
3. Uzi Submachine Gun
In the late 1940’s the first Uzi Submachine Gun was designed by Uziel Gal, it has been designed by Israel Military Industries, FN Herstal and other manufacturers. It was first introduced to Special Forces in 1954 and was presented for general matters two years later. It is used as a personal defense weapon by officers and as a frontline weapon by assault forces due to its size and effectiveness. It is very lethal weapon irrespective of small size and caliber.
2. Thompson M1921 Submachine Gun
It is an American submachine gun and in 1919, it was invented by John T. Thompson. This gun has many informal names like “Tommy Gun”,” Chicago Piano”, “The Chopper” etc. It was preferred by police officers, civilians, soldiers and criminals because of its large caliber, compactness, reliability, ergonomics and high volume of automatic fire. Due to its quality and craftsmanship, it is also known as collector’s item.
1. DSR-Precision DSR 50 Sniper Rifle
Rifle The gun that is at the top of the list of Top 10 World’s Most Dangerous Guns is DSR-Precision DSR 50 Sniper Rifle, it is a bolt action anti material sniper rifle which is manufactured by DSR-precision GmbH of Germany. With few modifications in it, to fire the more powerful 0.50 caliber round this gun has become more valuable in comparison with other weapons.
For spare magazines, it has a holder in front that reduces the reloading time. It is the most dangerous gun in the world having a long barrel of 800mm and 7.62x51mm Nato caliber and has an effective range of 1500m.