Sniping Stabilization Platforms

The following guide features various sniping stabilization platforms used by the Israeli SF.

Manfrotto Tripods


Operators during deployment in the Territories. From left to right - Barrett M82A1, M24 and M16A2-E3. Another sniper armed with a M24 is seen in the background.

PALSAR NAHAL sniping arsenal on display during the unit's "Family Day". From foreground to background - a Mauser 86SR fitted on a tripod, a Barrett M82A1, a M24, a SR25 and a suppressed Ruger 10/22. Also note a SPAS15 (on the left table) and a laser rangefinder (on the right table). Seen in the background is a Hummer fitted with a MK19 grenade launcher.

PALSAR Golani snipers armed with SR25 mounted on a tripod during deployment in the Territories.

PALSAR Golani SR25 mounted on a tripod during deployment in Lebanon (photo: IDF).

PALSAR Givati operator checking a Mauser 86SR mounted on a tripod.

Lone Star Field SPEC-REST tripod


Shimon Peres checking out a suppressed camouflaged PGM Précision Ultima Ratio mounted on a Lone Star Field SPEC-REST tripod during a visit to the YAMAM. Note a camouflaged PGM Précision PGM338 in the background (photo: MAGAV).

Other


An IDF SF sniper armed with a SR25 mounted on a tripod engaging targets at the IDF 2015 Sniping Championship (photo: IDF).

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