Author: Greg

Mosin-Nagant: Iconic Russian Rifle

Mosin-Nagant: Iconic Russian Rifle

- 11/09/2020

A heavy, powerful, often roughly made rifle became one of the most mass-produced military weapons of the first half of the 20th century. Mosin rifle ... Read More

Iron Cross Restoration

Iron Cross Restoration

- 20/05/2020

Last summer, I found this Iron Cross while metaldetecting in a forest in the north Czech mountains. The Iron Cross is a former military decoration ... Read More

“Si vis pacem, para bellum”

“Si vis pacem, para bellum”

- 14/04/2020

By the beginning of the 19th century, the dream of weapons designers about creating compact multi-shot weapon became a reality. In 1836, the first revolver ... Read More

Forgotten town in Sudetenland

Forgotten town in Sudetenland

- 01/04/2020

The Sudetenland is a historical area in the territory of modern Czech Republic and Slovakia. Since the Middle Ages, the mountainous regions of the Czech ... Read More

Swiss rifles

Swiss rifles

- 31/03/2020

By the middle of the 19th century, the first models of small arms using a self contained metallic cartridge appeared. Now there was no need ... Read More