“Molot” plant is one of the leading Russian hunting weapon manufacturers. The most popular product of this plant is "Vepr" line of carbines. They designated with VPO letters followed by version (and modification) digital number and model name.
The version of "Hunter" model. The major difference is a bead location. In the previous model is located on the base integrated with the gas block. For this model, it was moved forward to the barrel (muzzle end).
Vepr SOK carbines
“Vepr” line of carbines are designed for big and ordinary game hunting (amateur and professional).
These models took most parts and components from the predecessor, RPK (heavy barrel, sized receiver, rear sight with lateral correction etc.). Forearm, buttstock and firing mechanism were modified.
Plastic forearm with Weaver rails for Vepr SOK
Buttstock – orthopedic with rubber butt pad. The forearm is without top cover and much longer than original. The height ..
Ak (Kalashnikov) customizing became extremally popular when Soviet army weapon surpluses were opened and AKs and AKMs were refitted to civilian carbines, mainly it ended 60s AKMs. Thank Russian plants this famous model became available for civilians as VPO-133, VPO-136, VPO-134 (RPK machinegun). Internal parts were also modified to meet requirements for the civil weapon – was eliminated the capability of full auto fire, modified magazine mouth (on single quantities), installed magazine limiter t..
“Saiga” hunting carbine and self-operated gun of the same name are most popular hunting weapons in Russia. The reason for such high popularity are the standalone reliability of this weapon, based on legendary Kalashnikov. But despite brilliant technical capabilities and extreme comfort, "Saiga" very often customized and tuned. It's typically done to improve or change certain parameters or install some accessories to make hunting more effective.
Types of weapon tuning
There are severa..
Saiga carbine is most popular hunting and sporting weapon in the world. This is reliable semiautomatic carbine based on famous Kalashnikov assault rifle. During carbine design as the basis was taken AKM (Kalashnikov modified). Saiga carbines exist in almost any caliber, from heavy 12 gauge to sporting 9 mm. In Russia most typical is 12 gauge Saiga, almost any hunter have one. Since the end of 1980th Izhevsk Arms company produces almost 100 million Saiga carbines which successfully sell in Russia..
First Kalashnikov assault rifles are dated back to 1947, Soviet army accepted this model as service weapon at 1949 and soon export supplies began. Innumerous number of AK’s spread around the world and now this model you can found in almost any country. AK readily used not only as service weapon but also by competition shooters and hunters. Its brilliant design provides reliable operation under all operating conditions. But progress is moving and to keep this model up-to-date d..
Tactical accessories for SKSDIY tuning of semiautomatic carbine is not easy and require from hunter deep knowledge if his weapon and high quality accessories. SKS accessories will not only improve weapon efficiency but also shooting performance. Beside this, proper upgrade with adherence to instructions will effect on next:• - carbine handling;• - weapon weight;• - improved accuracy;• - reduced aiming time;• - reduced recoil;• - enhanced reliability and durabi..
Russian “Saiga”. Reliable and effective. First “Saiga” models were created in USSR gun factory Izmash at 1970-s. They were initially used for regulation of Kazakh Saiga antelope population, who eliminated acres of agricultural lands during migration. But mass production of “Saiga” rifles in 7.62x39 and 5.56x45 calibers was started only at 1990-s. Up to now “Saiga” rifles and shotguns are highly demanded and popular among hunters and shooters. At the field you can use these guns for bi..