The MG 42 was a general purpose machine gun that was developed in Nazi Germany and entered service with the Wehrmacht in 1942.
- Caliber: 12.7x108mm (converted to .50BMG)
- Type: Fully-Automatic
- Category: Belt-fed/Medium Machine Gun
- Origin: Russia
- Capacity: 20, 40 and 100-round belts
The DShK 38/46, first introduced in as the Model 38 in1929, was the Soviet Union’s first heavy machinegun. It was initially used as an anti-aircraft weapon but then was adapted to turrets of tanks and wheeled mounts for ground forces. It saw widespread use during WWII and though most modern armies have replaced it with newer designs, it was used by IRA forces to shoot down a British helicopter in 1988 and continues to be used current wars in Iraq, Syria, Yemen and Turkey.
Frequently Asked Questions
- What is your refund policy?
Should something happen and you need a refund for your purchase online, there is a non-refundable 10% fee that will be taken out.
- What is the minimum age for shooting at Battlefield Vegas?
Our minimum age for shooters is 10 years of age. Firearm selection is limited for shooters under the age of 14. Minors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a legal guardian.
- Do I need photo identification to shoot at Battlefield Vegas?
Yes, please bring a valid form of photo identification (ie: driver’s license, passport, military ID, etc)