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Unlike other rifles, the VO Vapen Falcon Edition is touted as the world's most expensive rifle, and rightfully so, as it will set you back a whopping $820,000. Limited to just 5-rifles worldwide, Swedish master gunsmith Viggo Olsson and his son file and polish every part by hand before sending it to be gilded and engraved; each one is unique, and is presented in an oak and leather case. Continue reading for a video, more pictures, and additional information.


The bolt handle and trigger are decorated in gold while the receiver, butt plate, trigger guard and plates beneath the grip and magazine are hard-engraved. The falcon (symbol of Saudi royalty) gives a hint where this rifle might be headed. The Falcon Edition features changeable octagonal barrels, which are made from light Damascus steel similar to Japanese knives.


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