The Small World of Miniature Bayonets

A number of letter-opener bayonets associated with the United States Marine Corps have been featured in previous articles in this series. Two further examples have, however, recently become available for study. The first of these is 199 mm in overall length with a 140 mm blade and a 7.0 mm muzzle ring. There is no scabbard. This miniature is a chromium-plated aluminium (or alloy?) casting (non-magnetic). The pommel has a 17 mm-long rectangular-sectioned mortise along its upper side. On the reverse is a fixing catch button, spring loaded but otherwise functionless. The two dark-brown (wood-grain effect) plastic grips appear to

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Of CMH issued lenses Helios 40-2 with bayonets N and C

Open Joint Stock Company "Krasnogorsk Plant. SA Zvereva "(JSC CMH), part of the holding of the State Corporation Rostekhnadzor" Schwabe ", released lenses" Helios 40-2 "with bayonets camera companies Nikon and Canon.

In September 2012, CMH has resumed production of the original lens "Helios 40-2" threaded M42h1. Now, besides the threaded lens, Sales there and objectives "Helios 40-2" with bayonets N and C for the Cameras Nikon and Canon.

The lens "Helios 40-2" has a high aperture 1,5 / 85 is designed for portraits, street photography, including in low-light, fast-moving items that require small quantities

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Do I need a bayonet into a modern army?

Bayonet — is one form of close combat, during which the bayonet is used as sharps, and butt — as the impact of the subject. The database bayonet put the same principles as for fencing.

With full confidence we can talk about the fact that the idea of creation of the combined instrument appeared very long time. But the most popular enjoying his form eventually became a halberd, which combines within itself such kinds of tools, like an ax, a spear and a hook. But the greatest number of development tools combined accounted for during the development of firearms. Specifically,

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Of CMH issued lenses Helios 40-2 with bayonets N and C

Open Joint Stock Company "Krasnogorsk Plant. SA Zvereva "(JSC CMH), part of the holding of the State Corporation Rostekhnadzor" Schwabe ", released lenses" Helios 40-2 "with bayonets camera companies Nikon and Canon.

In September 2012, CMH has resumed production of the original lens "Helios 40-2" threaded M42h1. Now, besides the threaded lens, Sales there and objectives "Helios 40-2" with bayonets N and C for the Cameras Nikon and Canon.

The lens "Helios 40-2" has a high aperture 1,5 / 85 is designed for portraits, street photography, including in low-light, fast-moving items that require small quantities

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Bullet-fool, the bayonet-fellow

All foreign military writers, historians and journalists, fiercely critical of the Russian Imperial Army, always had a tribute to the art of war, which the Russian army possessed in perfection. This is the art of bayonet fighting, it our forefathers had no equal. This glorious military tradition is reflected in the label's famous aphorism, the leader of the AV Suvorov's "Bullet — a fool, the bayonet — well done", which justifies the importance was given to bayonet fighting in the ranks of the army of the Russian Empire.

Bayonet — a symbiosis of strength, ability, fencing, martial arts, and

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