Why forgotten black powder?

Volleys first powder guns quickly aroused interest among the warlike European monarchs to powderPhoto: Anton Zhuravkov Today, Russian hunters rarely use black powder. Factory ammo charge only smokeless powder. A little touch on the history of the emergence of black powder.The first mention of black powder in the Chinese parchment scrolls belong to the 682 year, when the Chinese alchemist Sun Si Miao described the burning mixture of sulfur, saltpeter and charcoal powder. Such compositions used for fireworks. A generalization of the knowledge of the combustible mixture of saltpeter Read more [...]
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Sleeve for black powder

In that distant 1976 I purchased a piece-Tula hammerless dvuhstvolka 12 caliber. When the zeroing, the fight was a bad gun.When shooting on a target observed many deformed peripheral fractions, especially soft. When cleaning the gun was a big osvintsovka in the area of ​​the conical ramp. I was a big misunderstanding.This rifle is manufactured TsKIB and bad fight. The use of different propellants and smokeless smoky, shot and wads nor to no avail. Also, apply different liners: punk, brass and plastic (hereinafter – n / fl), factory cartridges «Nitrogen». «Record» Read more [...]
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Fish delicacy

In our time, ingenious technology and surrogate products is likely to buy a fish, smoked in a smoke, a carcass doubtful freshness and soaked in some chemical called liquid smoke alder. Not trusting our trade and producers of smoked meats, many fish prepared at home. Naturally, in this case, the angler is much easier. The fish that he caught a own hands, usually fresh. That what we offer in the shops and markets, it is usually repeatedly frozen and thawed. Often, this fish is more like something soft and liquid enclosed in the skin and scales. This is something the bones stick Read more [...]
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Dog life

The shooter, who just jealous of all, without exception, pale and wet with excitement and fatigue, made a shot at the hands of the fighting dogPhoto: Eugene Dvoryanchikov It started not so long ago, about three years ago. The term seems small, but for the life of a dog is not small. Consider a quarter of the way of life of the dog. Again, looking at what kind of dog to take.For skunk that properly guarding the master's yard, three years — term solid. Poodle for a sofa and does a great time. So many years of rubbing against carpet is not a joke! And for a good hunting dog, Read more [...]
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Sakurajima volcano in Japan threw a column of smoke to a height of more than 3 km

July 10, 2013. Waking up in the environment on the southern Japanese island of Kyushu, Sakurajima volcano threw a column of smoke and ash to a height of 3400 meters, reported Meteorological Administration, Kagoshima Prefecture. Wind carries volcanic ash towards the city Tarumidzu Kagoshima Prefecture, experts fear its impact on the residents of the city, if the eruption becomes protracted character. This is the third highest column of smoke in the history of observations of the volcano. The most powerful eruption occurred in 2009, when the volcano threw a column of smoke to a height of more Read more [...]
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Cold smoking

Want to apologize in advance, if not on the blog wrote, but for some reason only in the guest can write. The biggest plus smoked - fish stored for much longer: up to 2-3 months in the summer without special equipment such as a fridge . The biggest disadvantage - a very long time preparing. Describe the easiest way to try out me in geological parties. Preparing fish. 1. Catch . Fish any suit, but better, of course, decently: grayling or pelyadku but perches with roaches too good. 2. Saline. Fish gut, do not need to be cleaned. Here bushmen offered in the fish back and roes to invest, I think you Read more [...]
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If a person is rocked. What to do?

Travel by sea, air or in the car sometimes accompanied by a very unpleasant condition is a sickness. Sailors called it "sea sickness"and the pilot "air". It is accompanied by dizziness and nausea, often leading to vomiting. In addition, the patient may have severe headaches. The main cause of motion sickness, irritation of the vestibular apparatus: when rolling the imbalance between what it sees and perceives the mechanism of the middle ear responsible for balance. Here are some simple rules that will help you to reduce the pain of sickness: 1. Tilt your head on the seat and sit quietly (and, better Read more [...]
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Mahatma comes with a tube

In a crowded hall of the Polytechnic lacked only ozonator, as if in an aquarium, which was teeming with exotic fish. For the highest windows, for some reason or tightly closed, bright June sun was shining. From the corridor drawn freshest alkyd paint and something else than singed. And in unventilated room was stuffy, which does not meet the solemn event, what the poster reads bright entrance. Listeners were divided into two camps reverse, but without some of the flank positions all turned stupid confusion of tongues and the usual mess. Idiocy and subservience overlap with Despise irony and frank Read more [...]
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"I drink a lot, I sleep a little, and I smoke one cigar after another. So I two hundred percent in the form of "W. ChurchillGreetings to all, dear kamrady.hotel temku raise one that I think will be interesting and "useful" - the theme of smoking. Smoking now probably longer than non-smokers, so I decided to make this article as he smoked more than 20 years. In the beginning of his narrative I earnestly request SEE following video.Posle view it would be desirable to smoke cigarettes purchased somewhat less smoke ... But it would be desirable! There for this tube, roll-ups and hookah. It's about Read more [...]
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Thunderball reversal house

Thunderball. Photo: znaniya-sila.narod.ru The other day a fireball flew into the house in the village Volnovaha. "Electrical guest" has burnt attic and miraculously kept alive people. This event occurred in the evening and, according to the owner, who at that time was in the house and rest, suddenly the whole room filled with sparks. When the owner went outside and saw that the front of the building gathered neighbors, who said they called the MOE, because the roof was smoke. Female eyewitness said: — About 20 hours, I kept goats home, then I heard a whistle. Turning my head, I saw Read more [...]
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Fire number two. Conclusions.

Why is number two? Because this is the second fire in my life. What were they and what conclusions I did, read on. Just literally an hour ago on my block was on fire. I will begin, oddly enough, at the end. Today is Saturday, was in the garage. Wife at home. Call from the mother - on the third floor fire burning apartment at local sinyavki. I called my wife - a fire downstairs, get ready. We live on the fifth floor. Run home, garage nearby. Entrance of smoke starts to go, people gather. Ask-caused fire or not, are responsible aroused. Fly into the entrance, run up to the second floor and I understand Read more [...]
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Air purification

Assalam aaleykum, dear! In anticipation of the approaching summer and a possible repeat of 2010 Haze (I hope everyone remembers as the smoke rolled in Russia, especially Moscow), thinking about cleaning the air. Let's start with the most expensive items and summarize the best, in my opinion, the price-quality ratio. 1. Ideally - to put in the shelter (which is not) or a house / apartment HLF (filtered ventilation system), for example, that's a - pluses - replaceable filter elements, air purification virtually guaranteed to all agents and smoke. Cons - size, prohibitive cost (from 300 thousand Read more [...]
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Managed over Australia. Not seen Sydney (video)

In Australia because of the smoke is not actually seen in Sydney. In clouds of dust plunged the harbour bridge and the famous Opera house Visibility on the roads — not more than two hundred meters. Because of the fog, all arriving in Sydney flights plant in Melbourne, reports the daily star. Similar situation is observed in Brisbane. Behind the smoke seemed to have no houses, no runway of the local airport. Source: Focus Read more [...]
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The compositions of colored smoke

These compounds are used in the military for alarm in day criteria; they are also used for shooting and target acquisition when the bombing and artillery fire. Transport they used for signalling distress (alarms) in terrestrial criteria and, in particular, on the sea. COLORFUL CLOUDS AND Methods for THEIR preparationFor signaling are used mostly smoke cloud 4colors: reddish, yellowish, greenish and blue (purple). There are indications of the ability of implementation for alarm and dark smoke, however, he is given either as the 5th signal or it is replaced by one of the designated colors (Golubi Read more [...]
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survival in the town personal security

COLOURED SMOKE.. For what purpose you need it?Many will say - for games suitable for either spec. operations of the military. And Ah, so you may need coloured smoke in order to survive? let's say you are trapped in a disastrous situation, and you need to signal that you saw from the top or you are able to find companions on earth?Skeptics say will fit any smoke, 'll build a fire in the Fig we color? Yes. The smoke from the fire is also a reliable tool for the signal. In cloudy weather perfectly noticeable black smoke that comes out, if you add in the fire, pieces of rubber, tires, plastic, green Read more [...]
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How to make a colored smoke bomb at home

How to make a colored smoke bomb at home? For the manufacture of smoke signal at home is no big deal. First you need to decide how much smoke signals we want to get. For example in order to make smoke bombs the size of a matchbox, units 7-8 at home, we need 60 grams of potassium nitrate, 40 grams of sugar, a teaspoon of baking soda incomplete food.Begin to make a smoke bomb with the fact that in an aluminum pot or tin pour potassium nitrate and sugar and put on low heat or hot plate (preferably in a garage or on the street) and stirring constantly (this is important), we bring the mass to a boil. Read more [...]
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Smoke pollution in major cities. Or what you should know and take in such cases

Friends already it is no secret that today's morning (or rather even night) started for most Muscovites (for me for sure, I'm from HLW) with burning smell strong smoke outside and as a result, damage to organisms of all city residents. From now no one is immune. This happens near Moscow and in other regions of the country. Here's what they write about it in the press:Moscow will breathe smoke 2-2.5 monthsSmoke in Moscow and the Moscow region, the fires in the vicinity of the capital region, to continue in the next two and a half months, the head of Greenpeace Russia forest Yaroshenko at a press Read more [...]
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Dakotsky hearth and fat!

I decided to cook Do yourself for the future is a bit like smoked bacon, and that it was not so casually, I still imprinted on the photo process. And to top it all worked dakotsky hearth, home, and according to this, in a slightly modified version. Well, actually now down to business. Since the layer of sod in the yard is not at all, a hole dug in the dry earth.On the flowability of the earth dug oblong transheykuIt put a piece 57 of the seventh trumpet, which is probably in every yard.Transheyku sprinkled ground.And partly covered pit KOSTROVA internal bulkhead, smokehouse, about which Read more [...]
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The volcano Sakurajima in Japan threw a plume of smoke and ash height of 4.5 km

on September 26, 2013. The volcano Sakurajima in the South of Japan threw a plume of smoke and ash to a height of 4.5 meters, said on Thursday meteorological administration the Prefecture of Kagoshima. In August of this year, the height of the column of smoke was 5 thousand meters. Scientists have calculated that the volcano threw 150 thousand tons of ash, which is ten times higher than the average performance. Previously, the record was release in April 2009, when the pillar of ash reached 4 thousand meters, in the city of Kagoshima fell 243 grams of ash per square meter. To clean the city were Read more [...]
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Secrets of a successful fishing: Cool smoking

Subject of special lust at least some fisherman is smoked-dried fish. When cool smoked fish disappears only moisture, so it is processed in a cool smoke. So she immediately makarom and sun-dried and smoked, but not brought to the hardness of dried roach: smoking process stops somewhere in the middle - when the fish is only half the water will evaporate. Because in a smokehouse very fundamentally vsepostoyanstvo stand and force the smoke, he should not be above 25 degrees. This protects against loss smoky fish fat and overdrying.Salting of fish for smoking is cool is the same as if I want Read more [...]
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