Tests were carried out in the company of two of my friends in a great atmosphere and even the bad weather did not spoil the pleasure of this interesting case :)These knives are often compared because of similar price and Scandinavian design therefore conduct such testing was planned for a long time :) tests have clearly defined what was happening and everyone who chooses between them, will be able to do for yourself useful conclusions. Read more [...]
"Man vs. Wild" - Adventure programs on the channel «Discovery Channel», in which the presenter Bear Grylls is planted in all sorts of wild places and shows viewers how to survive and find help. The transfer also known as «Man vs. Wild »,« Born Survivor ».
Bear Grylls - Survival specialist, a former British special forces soldier SAS, shows how to behave in situations where you are in the wilderness for air or sea or crash like a lost tourist. With him, he usually has a knife, a flask of water and steel (sometimes rope or parachute). The program shows the skills of orienteering, Read more [...]
What is a survival knife? On the one hand - this is a fairly narrow subset of the vast array of all kinds of knives, which has a specific set of characteristic features, of which more will be said below.
On the other hand, any knife can be a means of survival. For, without a doubt, much better in the case of what to carry at least one knife, than nothing. The only question is, how useful in an emergency can be a particular blade. One, of course, will be much more relevant in the smoking-room men's club or at social events, but not in the wild. While the other - on the contrary.
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This is a log of the traditional Russian hunting. Much attention is paid to problems of national hunting, magazine introduces the features of international and domestic hunting tourism, guidelines and rules of trophy hunting, foreign experience. One of the most important areas of publications - use hunting dogs. Magazine article primarily devoted to contemporary problems of hunting dog, field trials. Each publishes expert advice on a wide range voprosov.O theory and practice precision shooting gear secrets rounds, the latest developments in these areas, tell-known Russian and foreign specialists. Read more [...]
Large, up to 120 cm tall, perennial fern with infundibular located vegetative leaves, between which are located at the center of several spore leaves, shorter, with a nearly cylindrical segments, at first green, and when ripe - brown. Vegetative leaves oblong or oblanceolate, pinnately dissected, with pinnatipartite and vane segments and short spreading channeled petioles, segment size is reduced down, the share of second-order entire. Sporonosit in August and September.
Distributed in temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere, including the whole of Russia, but in the south is less common.
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Squirrel lives in the forest and forest-steppe regions of the USSR - from the western border to the Kamchatka Peninsula and Sakhalin Island. Outside the USSR, usually proteins are found in China, Korea, the Mongolian People's Republic, Japan, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Poland, Germany, France, Bulgaria, Italy and other European countries. Proteins that inhabit forests of Canada, the U.S. and Britain, are another type of protein.
In some forest areas of the country have not been white, from 1927 to the present time to extend the range of their habitat and improve the quality of Read more [...]
Description:We went to nix dispute - can-you carve an ax blade Lauri spark of silicon? I tried - can not. SCHUHER not believe it. Had to strain his son, as the operator and take the test.The result - a survivalist expensive, if you are relying on your Lowry, as a possible means to make fire, do not count! Niasilil. Even Laurie RT. Read more [...]
1, a. The second party secures the main rope and lanyard to grasp the site or zhumare climbs to the crest, again reinforces the main rope in a convenient location on the person and the self organizing. In the presence of the second end of her rope throws a loop and organizes its first rise means "chest-leg." If there is no need to go down the second rope, free end of the main rope and back up from the crest of the lanyard, reset the end of the first with the same purpose. With such a system, the organization can not arrange lift lifting hoist system.
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Perennial herb 15-50 cm tall, resistant creeping rhizome and erect simple or branched stems, covered with short hairs on the ribs. Leaves are 2-6 (7) cm and a width of 0.5-2 cm, oblong-lanceolate, slightly cordate, tupogorodchatye on the edge (of 2-8 flat, often indistinct towns on each side), dark-green, glabrous or sparsely hairy, pale green below, usually the entire surface pubescent curved hairs, but sometimes only on veins, with short petioles broad, often as stems, liloveyuschie. Flowers 1.5-2.5 cm in length, are located on one in the middle and upper axils of leaves on short stalks, facing Read more [...]
Ants - hardworking, numerous and mysterious inhabitants of our planet - have become my good friends. Here on the table home several species of ants. Here and huge kamponotusy and biting red Formica rufa (red wood ant), And secretive, fearful Formica Fusco. For each species - house special design according to the natural habits and customs of the ants. Forest and meadow ants settled in basins and bowls with steep slippery walls. Carpenter ants - in a piece of wood, glazed on one side. Tiny mirmiki live in a closed, closed on all sides by glass anthill. They can not be trusted, these crumbs: Read more [...]
It must be remembered that in the first few minutes of injury a person have the so-called shock. It manifests itself:
in sharp blanching of the skin;
in emotional and motor excitation;
an incorrect assessment of the situation;
in the absence of complaints of pain even with very serious injuries;
in nervousness and thirst for action.
Shock (from the English. "Impact") - dangerous to life and health condition and requires immediate and competent treatment. Not carried out on time, or poor quality leads, in most cases, to the patient's death.
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Very short and stormy spring, at least a short hot summers and cold, rainy autumn complicate travel. But the most difficult - is the very surface of the tundra. Topsoil, thawed in the sun turns into a viscous, almost impassable swamp. Lakes, rivers, streams, constantly forced to change direction. In addition, rivers and streams often flow in deep canyons, the overcoming of which is associated not only with the difficulties of a purely technical nature, but also a danger to life. Together, compounded by the frequent rains, the abundance of blood-sucking insects and the same as that in the winter Read more [...]
One of the most common in the Far East, woody vines. Grows in Primorsky and Khabarovsk, Sakhalin, Japan and China, in mixed and deciduous forests, mainly in the alluvial sand, easily permeable soils along rivers and streams.
Woody vines climb up the trees to a height of 8 m bark is dark brown, wrinkled, branch upward and sometimes wrap around the main stem. Leaves elliptic or obovate, with cuneate base and pointed at the top, dark green in summer and pale green or pale yellow in autumn, with long, often with red petioles. Dioecious flowers clustered at 3-5 at the base of annual shoots. Flower Read more [...]
Perennial herb 30-60 cm tall, with stems from the base of long-pubescent with simple and glandular hairs. Wrinkled leaves, oblong-lanceolate, toothed on the edges, on both sides of villous hairs mixed with small pieces of iron korotkostebelchatyh, upper leaves are broad, rounded, long, pointed at the top, along the edges of sharp-toothed. Inflorescence terminal, simple or with one or two pairs of lateral branches, with false 4-6-flowered whorls, contiguous above and apart at the base. Bracts purple or reddish, so that the inflorescence brightly colored before blooming flowers. Calyx densely Read more [...]
The daily routine in the mountainous journey is usually different in that he was "moved" for an hour or two in advance as compared to the routine of hiking trip. This is due to unstable weather in the mountains (in the second half of the day, it often goes bad) and some of the specific dangers of mountain relief.
So, later in the morning increases kamnepadnaya danger decreases the strength of the snow bridges, "muddy" the snow is almost impassable, and "swollen" river - more difficult to cross. Therefore, in the mountainous journey recommended rises in 4-5 hours, Read more [...]
This group includes eleven major topographical signs you need to know every tourist.
Hikers often use the road to go on their routes, but even then, when the tourists are no roads or trails, they can serve them as a guide.
All roads can be divided into three main types: the railways for trains, roads highways and dirt roads (before all the roads were called horse-drawn, horse-drawn carts - the transportation of goods in wagons, sleighs, carts, which by tugs (belt loop) to harness the horses.
• highways and dirt roads
Highways are called roads with specially made hard artificial Read more [...]
Water herbaceous perennial up to 80 cm long. Distribution: European part (south), the Caucasus, the Far East (South Primorye). Data are available for V. spiralis L
Contains steroids, carbohydrates Mr. related conn, and higher aliphatic alcohols established structure. Discovered vitamin C.
Medicinal. Therapeutic action - emollient, febrifuge - stalks, leaves. Indications - diseases of the digestive system: the hypo stomach disease of the reproductive system: the leuko-Ray - stalks, leaves.
Food. Edible: leaves (young).
Stern. For ducks and fish.
Environmental significance. Decor for aquariums. Read more [...]
Biennials 30-80 cm high. Distribution: European part, the Caucasus, Western Siberia.
Cardenolides contain up to 1% in the seeds of S. Glanders (Piller et Mitterp.) Neilr., flavonoids and higher fatty acid established structure. Allocated to the fixed oil from the seeds of 30% S. glanders. Alkaloids found to 0.7% in the underground. h S. montana (Pall.) Klokov.
Medicinal. Therapeutic action - cardiotonic - Hopes. h S. siliculosa (M. Bieb.) Andrz. in DC.3
In the experiment sirenid (aqueous glucosides) S. siliculosa has a diuretic effect. Read more [...]
Biennials, herbaceous perennials, annuals least 12-120 cm tall. Distribution: European part (south-east), the Caucasus, Western and Eastern Siberia, the Far East.
Contain coumarin to 7.8% in the underground. h S. condensatum (L.) Rchb. f. (Including furo-and pyrano-coumarins), flavonoids, mono-and sesquiterpenoids, phytosterols, beizohinony, glycityl, acyclic poliatsetileiovye Comm., As well as phenolic acids, esters, phenols and other aromatic Comm., Higher fatty acids and aliphatic hydrocarbons installed structure. Highlighted the essential oil to 4.7% and fatty oil to 26.4% of the fruits Read more [...]
In the wild, grows in North America, on the banks of rivers and reservoirs in the deep rich soils. In 1809, imported to Ukraine. Grows well and bears fruit in the Crimea, the Caucasus, Central Asia.
Tree up to 30 m high with straight trunk and dense pyramidal crown. The trunk is covered with reddish-brown bark tolstoplastinchatoy, divided into thick scales. Leaves are large, prodolgovatoyaytsevidnye, up to 30 cm long, glossy, green, hairy beneath, on top of wedge pointed, cordate at base, dissolved in April - May, falling in November. Catalpa is very beautiful during flowering in June - July, Read more [...]