Open and collimator hunting sights: a short course
Conventionally, hunting sights can be divided into two categories: purely mechanical devices and devices based on effects in optical glass – prisms and lenses. The first includes open and diopter…

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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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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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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

Hunting geese in the fall
With the spring flight, everything is more or less clear: the goose flies a wide front, sits down on prisadah, feeds in the fields. In autumn, the intensity of goose…

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I exchange a boar for a deer. Possible options…
The history of a very controversial experience of acclimatization of animals that are not characteristic of the country is very old. The last time it excited the public five years…

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Powers of the hunting inspector
According to paragraph 7 of article 41 of the Federal law "on hunting and conservation of hunting resources and on amendments to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation", the…

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On other hunts
There are still many types of hunting with a Spaniel. I told you about the most famous ones. Pogonysh and marsh hens are hunted almost the same way as crakes,…

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