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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A new book for hunting inspectors and hunters has been published
Currently, in the field of hunting and hunting in Russia, the main problems are the strengthening of hunting supervision and control and the need to reduce the number of wolves.…

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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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Monthly Archives: August 2018

Beaver hunting with pass-through traps

For a long time, beaver hunters used only trail traps. They are quite catchy, easy to handle and install. The only significant drawback of them can be recognized as a certain number of prolovov, due to the inability and negligence of setting samolov.

When trapping and (or) shooting hunting animals, it is prohibited to use standard leg-grabbing holding traps with steel arcs for trapping a wolf, raccoon dog, raccoon polosun, lynx, badger, forest marten, sable, ermine, otter, beaver, muskrat, except for trapping a wolf in order to regulate its number. Continue reading

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 in Russia they thought about the abrasive properties of ceramics and the correct technologies for cleaning weapons!
Seriously, not so long ago, in remote places, the trunks were simply “spilled” with boiling water, then driven off with a ruff and wiped dry. But don’t rush to accuse your ancestors of barbarism. This same operation is performed for modern Pneumatics for collective use in very advanced cases, when the barrel is so leaded that it does not take any chemistry and mechanical devices. Physics comes to the rescue: due to the difference in the coefficients of thermal expansion, lead flakes safely peel off from the steel. Continue reading

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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Hunting black grouse with a COP
With COP dogs, they hunt all forest game: capercaillie, grouse, woodcock and black grouse. But the most popular is still hunting black grouse-killer whale. About the behavior and lifestyle of…

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Hunting with modern technologies
As you know, hunting is the kind of activity that is familiar to a person since ancient times. With its help, the primitive people were finding their own food and…

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The hunting of the hare
This type of hunting has a long tradition. Hunting for a hare is conducted, mainly because of dietary meat, skins and, of course, for the sake of the most-extremely fascinating…

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