The system, dubbed Tanin (Alligator) mounts a Barret 0.5" semi-automatic heavy sniper rifle, positioned on an electrically powered, remotely-controlled fixture capable of aiming the rifle at targets up to 3 km away.
Originally posted by coltcall
reply to post by PLAYERONE01
You saw this technology in an old Bruce Willis movie. He had the remote control weapon in a van parked and waiting to assassinate someone. I think the move was called 'The Jackal.' Let me checkyoutube.
Oh, yeah...it was Jack Black who played the 'inventor'.
Jack Black Gets His Arm Blown Off
In 2005, a Texas rancher began using a remote-controlled .22-caliber rifle and a camera set up on the Internet to provide hunters with access to game animals on his ranch, such as wild pigs, sheep, blackbuck antelope and Barbary. He charged fees for the remote hunting sessions, a DVD recording of the session, taxidermy and meat processing [source: BBC].