Rules for cleaning weapons
Cleaning weapons, let's look at the nuances. Remember, Leskov left-Hander asked me to tell the Tsar-priest that the soldiers did not clean their guns with crushed bricks? Vaughn when even…

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PSO, PO and POSP sights: unity in diversity
With all the wealth of choice of modern optical sights, the constant interest of hunters and shooters is a device with a 50-year history and military career. This is a…

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Weapons for remote immobilization (euthanasia)
This article is mainly for shooters who for some reason do not want to join the ranks of organized hunters, but the desire to join something like this occasionally occurs.…

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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 determine the degree of danger of the predator, and if necessary, their duty to “settle” the situation with a well-aimed shot.»

(from the official’s speech)

The brown bear is the largest predator that lives in the Ural taiga. Its weight can exceed 600 kg. Powerful forelimbs, equipped with long claws, have a great destructive force-a blow of the paw of the bear is able to break the spine, tear out the ribs or break the bones of the skull of the moose. A bear can bite through the barrels of a smoothbore gun with its teeth. Continue reading

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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Practice of using pneumatic and throwing weapons
In large cities, the immobilization of stray animals is carried out by professionals from various "special vehicles". If a "stray" bear or elk appears on the Avenue, hunters are involved…

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Double-barreled hunting rifle Mr-27 (IZH-27)
The IZH-27 is a Soviet double-barreled hunting rifle designed for commercial and Amateur hunting. The IZH-27 was developed under the direction of A. A. Klimov and has been mass-produced since…

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City hunter's dog: reflections of a forced idler
Oh, and it's a thankless business to compare any of the hunting dogs with other breeds. I did not intend to do this, if not for the case: with a…

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