Mining Transportation
According to travelers, the Eskimos, having noticed a swimming polar bear, which is rather helpless in this position, did not just chase him on kayaks, but sent him towards his…

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Grouse hunting
Hazel grouse is noticeably smaller than a black grouse, about the size of a daw or slightly larger. Its weight ranges from 330 to 580 g. In general appearance it…

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Table in the forest
Well, if you intend to live a few days on a hunting bivouac, most likely someone from the team will not be too lazy to build a real table for…

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almost century

Old guns. Hunter’s thoughts

To this seemingly not very urgent topic, I was forced to turn by a randomly seen gun. It was released around 1912 at the Tula Imperial Arms Factory, as evidenced by the perfectly preserved hallmarks on the trunks – an eagle and an inscription. A significant year, the 100th anniversary of World War II, ahead – the 300th anniversary of the Romanov dynasty. According to the owner, the release of several batches of hunting weapons was specifically linked to these events.

The gun seen is from this series, although no confirming symbols could be found on it. Nevertheless, for amateurs and experts, such guns are of undoubted interest. For example, this almost century-old product is not only elegant, but also fully operational. The remaining advantages can only be appreciated by weapons experts and collectors. A specific gun prompted reflection on the fate of the old gun in general, and each of them sooner or later will have such an epithet.

We all strive (especially for collective hunting) to go out with an expensive graceful gun. The trunks are blued, the engraving shines, on the bed of a beautiful nut an intricate carving – and nowhere is a scratch or a speck. We understand that such a luxurious product is more suitable for demonstrating its image, and not for practical hunting, Continue reading

Features of spearfishing for croaker
The requirements for spearfishing for spearfishing are minimal: the ability to harpoon a fish weighing 3 kg from a gun from a short distance. Preference should be given to small…

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How to choose a feeder rod
Warm weather is a great occasion to visit the fresh air more often, which means it's time to look at the feeder rod and go fishing. This is a great…

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Old guns. Hunter's thoughts
To this seemingly not very urgent topic, I was forced to turn by a randomly seen gun. It was released around 1912 at the Tula Imperial Arms Factory, as evidenced…

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Choose a folding knife
First you need to decide what you are going to buy a folding knife for. Use it on fishing, or in everyday life, in the country to shave something, or…

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