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Weapons in July 2013 zb-60 vz.30 — YUGOSLAV gun in CZECH PERFORMANCE

Shtuera "vertical scheme"

Second Youth legendary Gewehr — 98 Yugoslavian "Zbroevki"

The most fruitful period in the military-technical cooperation Yugoslavia and Czechoslovakia became the 20s and 30s. the last century. At this time, most types of machine-gun weapon army of Yugoslavia was purchased from the company «CESKOSLOVENSKA ZBROJOVKA, AKCIOVA SPOLECNOST, BRNO». It is these samples and we will go today.

MANUAL (light) 7.9 mm machine guns OBR. 1926

(«FC Zbrojovka Brno» L.K. ZB VZ.26)

Artillery and Technical Department of the Ministry of the Army and Navy of the Kingdom of SHS (Kingdom of Serbs Croats and Slovenes) in the

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New «manual» gun Lightweight Medium Machine Gun under .338 Norma Magnum

New and promising instrument occurs at the moment in each country in which at least a little the development of arms industry, but in the near future, only the United States can boast that their development after the short-lived but intense «running» are adopted and receive at least small spread. Faster everything behind it is not the vision of designers, and that the personal company, which, in the main, and are developing similar tools, just do not talk about their own troubles. In any case, not enough people would argue that the United States is now one of the

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Feat of Alexander Matrosov

Feat of Alexander Matrosov has become one of the symbols of heroism and made history majestically Russian war. But at the moment the data are presented in the heroism of the altered version. Anyone who considers himself an expert in military affairs, trying to find the facts that disprove the existence of the heroic deed of Alexander Matrosov.

I was struck by writing to one of the forums: "I have here a version that Matrosov last words were:" Fucking ice …! '". Neuzh this is not the limit of sacrilege. Now everyone tries to prove that the structure

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Deck universal plane «Douglas TB2D Skypirate» (layout)

The development of carrier-based aircraft in 1941-45 is due in the United States, at first, with the danger posed by Pravitelskogo Navy land of the rising sun. Pearl Harbor showed the world what importance is the deck-based aircraft. United States needed a plane with skills of self-defense, attacks on surface ships and submarines of the enemy.

By the beginning of WW2 the Americans successfully developed and made two decked aircraft — torpedo TBD «Devastator» and dive bomber SBD «Dauntless». Since 1941, the aviation company «Douglas» begins to develop a new aircraft under the title XSB2D «Dauntless» II. But two years

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Gun with low recoil Ferfrans HVLAR

Since the invention of firearms he had one significant flaw in the form of recoil when firing. Previously, it did not fight, considering inherent evil, but as a weapon was closer to modern vivid and started using fairly massive ammo, designers are thinking about, that somehow perverted, but an instrument to deprive such negative phenomena as recoil when shooting. Besides the introduction of a more comfortable gun, it also significantly increases the accuracy of fire, especially in the automatic mode. Unfortunately, the spread gun without recoil hitherto not received, but there is now fully operational standards, ready for mass

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Cannon century. The best small gun for 100 years

Rating magazine "The popular mechanics"

A common rifle: M16

Country: United StatesDesigned: 1959Weight: 2,88-3,4 kg (depends on the version)Length: 986-1006mm Caliber: 5.56 mm Rate of fire: 700-900 rounds / min Initial velocity: 948 m / s

The rifle was developed by the American company Armalite, in 1959, Colt began its creation in 1961, the U.S. military bought an experimental batch of rifles, and in 1964 it entered service in the U.S. Army. Right up to the present day or the M16 remains the main armament of the American infantry. First severe baptism of fire it was in Vietnam, and later

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The new manual machine gun Lightweight Medium Machine Gun under .338 Norma Magnum

New and promising tool arises at this point in every country, in which at least underdeveloped weapon industry, but in the near future, only the United States can brag that their development after the short-lived but intense "break-in" are adopted and receive at least small spread. Faster everything behind it is not far-sightedness of designers, and the fact that personal company, which, in the main, and engaged in the development of this tool, just do not talk about their own troubles. In any case, there are many who will argue that the U.S. is now one of the favorites in

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The German machine gun RMG 50 applies for the M2

In a previous article were briefly discussed the standards of modern machine guns, which can change a Browning M2 machine gun in the U.S. Army. Not so long ago, there was one more model guns, which claims the place of this famous gun. More precisely, the gun itself appeared quite yesterday, but not so long ago, it began to position as a likely substitute mnogokalibernomu Browning machine gun. We are talking about 50 RMG German company Rheinmetall. Let's try to get acquainted with the tool and find out what exactly it is better, and worse than that grandfather M2, and

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Legends of the cavalry

Mifologizatory stateliness and Russian second world war gave birth to a story in general that the cavalry in this war was a relic of the past and preserved in the Red Army only by the marshals horsemen — Boudin, Voroshilov, but Stalin, who, allegedly, did not understand the role of mechanization in the army and overestimated the role of the cavalry divisions.

But the outlook for a reassessment of the role of the cavalry of the Red Army did not correspond to reality. Before the war, the number of cavalry constantly falling. According to a report in the People's Commissar

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American 155-mm self-propelled howitzer XM2001 Crusader

155-mm self-propelled howitzer Crusader developed for the U.S. Army to substitute Paladin. It was assumed that the United States Army in handy about 800 of these self-propelled guns. The program in May 2002 Crusader goal was officially terminated the Defense Ministry, as Crusader considered sufficiently clear and mobile in the light of the requirements of XXI century. United Defence in August 2002 received official notification that stops all subsequent work on applets. United Defence at the same time received a contract for the implementation of the developed applets for Crusader technologies for the creation of a new Objective Force

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