The KV Inhibitor Sniper Rifle: Long Range Excellence

KV Inhibitor Modern Warfare III

The KV Inhibitor is a Sniper Rifle in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.

The foundation of the KV Inhibitor is based on its real-world counterpart, the Chukavin SVCH-8.6. Chambered in the powerful .338 Lapua Magnum round, this bolt-action sniper rifle is renowned for its unparalleled long-range capabilities. The .338 Lapua round delivers a hard-hitting punch, ensuring that players can eliminate targets with precision, even at extreme distances.

Players have been given a tantalizing glimpse of the KV Inhibitor's potential. It is expected that the full release will provide a wide range of attachments, allowing players to fine-tune the rifle's performance to suit their specific playstyle and in-game scenarios. Discover the Best Loadout for the KV Inhibitor and how to best equip yourself for success!

What truly sets the KV Inhibitor apart is its exceptional ability to deliver accurate and powerful shots, making it the perfect choice for players who demand the elimination of threats from a distance, with minimal room for error.

How to Unlock the KV Inhibitor in MW3:

Reach level 25 in the Armory by completing Daily Challenges.

KV Inhibitor Stats

Main Stats

  • Time to Kill: 46ms
  • ADS Speed: 540ms
  • Bullet Velocity: 820m/s
  • Fire Rate: 130.4
  • Sprint to Fire Speed: 273ms


  • Headshot: 294
  • Upper Torso: 210
  • Lower Torso: 140
  • Flinch: 1.5
  • Average Damage: 205.8
  • Shot to Kill: 1


  • Effective Range: 38.1m
  • Minimum Range: 58.4m

Hip Fire

  • Minimum Spread: 10
  • Maximum Spread: 16
  • Flinch Resistance: 1


  • Movement Speed: 4.5m/s
  • Crouch Speed: 2.1m/s
  • Sprint Speed: 5.4m/s
  • Tactical Sprint Speed: 6.8m/s
  • ADS Movement Speed: 2.1m/s
  • Reload Speed: 3.3s
  • Swap Speed: 1499s

Unlockable Attachments

Level Attachment
2 Custom .338 Silencer (Muzzle)
3 Kastovia JEK-40 (Barrel)
4 SZ Ultra 11.5x (Optic)
5 Casus Brake L (Muzzle)
6 Ivanov Wood (Stock)
7 .338 Magnum Spire Point (Ammunition)
8 Brace LS (Rear Grip)
9 Colossus Suppressor XL (Muzzle)
10 ZLR Bulwark Precision (Stock)
11 5 Round Mag (Magazine)
12 Broadside Factory (Rear Grip)
13 Heavy Support (Stock)
14 Corio LAZ-44 V3 (Laser)
15 FTAC SP-10 Angled Grip (Underbarrel)
16 KAS-10 584MM Mod (Barrel)
17 Ivanov ST-70 Grip (Rear Grip)
18 KAS-7 Integrated Suppressor (Barrel)
19 MK Viper Marksman (Stock)
20 Demo TL20 Recoil Grip (Rear Grip)
21 Kastovia LPM-12 (Barrel)
22 Shadowstrike Suppressor (Muzzle)
23 KAS-Dworf Heavy Long (Barrel)
24 .338 Magnum High Grain (Ammunition)
25 EXO-TAC (Stock)
26 True-TAC Grip (Rear Grip)
27 .338 Magnum Low Grain (Ammunition)
28 Sonic Suppressor L (Muzzle)
29 KV Heavy Padded (Stock)
30 20 Round Mag (Magazine)
31 .338 Magnum Mono (Ammunition)
32 Kastov-RAMA (Stock)
33 FSS Stormender Assault Grip (Rear Grip)

Camo Challenges for the KV Inhibitor


Camo Challenge
DEATHPARENCY Achieve 50 Kills
TACTICAL COLORS Obtain 50 Kills Shortly After ADS (Aim Down Sights)
PALETTE DUSK Achieve 3 Kills With 1 Magazine, 10 Times
PUZZLING TILES Achieve 15 One Shot One Kills
GILDED Get 10 Kills While Focused Down Sight, 10 Times
FORGED Reach 25 Headshot Kills
PRICELESS Achieve 5 Headshots While Moving


Camo Challenge
SPOILED EGGS Achieve 5 Mimic Kills
PALETTE GROVE Secure 250 Kills With Fire Damage
STRUNG ORGANS Achieve 3 Kills In A Single Shot, 30 Times
INCINERATED Achieve 250 Kills
GOLDEN ENIGMA Get 100 kills and successfully extract in a single deployment
ZIRCON SCALE Attain 300 kills while it's pack-a-punched
SERPENTINITE Obtain 10 special or elite zombie kills