TOP 7 popular sights of Vologda optical and mechanical plant
Vologda optical and mechanical plant occupies one of the leading positions in the Russian market of hunting sights. Thanks to the implementation of an effective development strategy, the company is…

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How to catch up with waterfowl on the hunt
The method of catching waterfowl is not used too often. However, this method is quite justified, and in some cases it is the only way to get a bird. For…

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Hunting for musk deer
Musk deer is not a very large animal, representing the family of musk deer. Literally translated from Greek-carrying musk. With a body length of up to one meter, its weight…

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Monthly Archives: March 2018

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 hunters and shooting people in General. First of all, the price strained, and second-difficulties with the purchase of non-standard cartridges .366 TCM. As usual, we gradually got used to the cost (especially against the background of all other events in the economy), and with ammunition, and modified, the issue is no longer so acute, and the carbine began to be actively purchased. All the more incomprehensible is the complete absence of any reports on real hunting with the VPO-208, and this is for the year of its production. Continue reading

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 animals. Everyone knows the consequences of importing rabbits to Australia. Once on this isolated continent in the XIX century, in the absence of species competition, rabbits bred so much that within 10 years they became a national disaster. A similar situation, only more delayed in time, has developed with the uncontrolled breeding of wild and escaped domestic pigs brought to the territory of North America. Continue reading

Hunting for Wolverine
Occasionally, in the North, you could see an interesting picture from a helicopter. Here's to the future field camp in the woodlands cheerfully stomping guys-surveyors (geologists have always been richer…

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How to catch up with waterfowl on the hunt
The method of catching waterfowl is not used too often. However, this method is quite justified, and in some cases it is the only way to get a bird. For…

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The autumn moose hunting
Consider the fall hunt for moose. Why autumn? Winter driven hunt for prey, more profitable to hold after the establishment of stable snow cover. It is easier to find animals,…

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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…

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