Passions around the VPO-208 self-loading carbine
Two seasons have been left behind since the publication of the article "VPO-208: non-standard "paradox". Smoothbore SCS with a 14-centimeter rifled part of the barrel caused a mixed reaction among…

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With a rifle on a grouse
Unfortunately, the once extremely common 5.6 mm ring-fired rifles are included in the review mainly for comparison of technical characteristics. Now they are completely in the pen, sometimes inexplicable restrictions…

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Red deer: methods and features of hunting
The red deer, the raisin, and the maral are animals whose image has come down to us from ancient times on the rock paintings of primitive people. Of course, hunting…

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VPO-208: non-standard ” paradox»

«Paradox». In fact, this is a rifled chock that does not exceed, according to the law, 140 millimeters. Guns with such a combined type of drilling do not stand out for any unique qualities, especially when the comparative availability of modern ammunition with high ballistic characteristics for smoothbore weapons. And yet they have a certain “zest”. At least the ability to have an almost rifled barrel without the mandatory five-year experience. But not only that.

At the October exhibition “Weapons and Hunting-2015”, VPO “Molot” presented its joint development with JSC “Techkrim” -the VPO-208 rifle. Continue reading

Beaver jet
In this review, we will tell you what a beaver jet is, in the treatment of which diseases it is used and what is the attitude of official medicine to…

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As the boar was conquer America
The history of the discovery and colonization of new continents and territories by representatives of European civilization is inextricably linked to the migration of some species of domestic and wild…

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Summer boar hunting
In a number of regions, wild boar hunting has been opened since June 1. In a month or two, it will become public. The proposed article is devoted to the…

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How to behave when meeting a bear
"...residents of the region in the event of bears appearing in dangerous proximity can immediately contact the state Inspectorate to send inspectors to the scene. It is their responsibility to…

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