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Tales of the Gun Episode 25: Guns of the Russian Military


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Tales of the Gun is a television series broadcast on the History Channel featuring the history of firearms that ran for one season in 1998. The usual episode includes interviews of historians and people who used the featured weapon, shows how the weapons were made, and shows the featured weapon being fired on a shooting range. The series narrator for the US version is Thom Pinto, veteran voice actor.

Ep 25: "Guns of the Russian Military"


Nagant M1895 7.62x38mm R 7 1895 - 1952 Наган образца 1895 года All Branches 


TT 7.62x25mm Tokarev 8 1931 - 1952 7,62-мм самозарядный пистолет Токарева образца 1930 года All Branches 


PM 9x18mm Makarov 8 1951 - Present Пистолет Макарова All Branches 


MP-443 Grach 9x19mm Luger 17 18 (2004 - Present) 2003 - Present Пистолет Ярыгина ПЯ

MP-443 Грач All Branches 


PPD-40 7.62x25mm Tokarev 25, 71 1935 - 1945 Пистолет-пулемёт Дегтярёва (formerly) Workers' and Peasants' Red Army 


Mosin Nagant M91/30 7.62x54mm R 5 1930 - 1945 винтовка образца 1891/30-го года, винтовка Мосина Soviet Armed Forces 


SVT-40 7.62x54mmR 10 (Officially) 1940 - 1955 Самозарядная винтовка Токарева, образца 1940 года Soviet Ground Forces 


SKS-45 7.62x39mm 10 (Officially) 1949 - 1956 Самозарядный карабин системы Симонова, 1945 Soviet Armed Forces 


AK 7.62x39mm 30 (Officially) 1949 - 1951 Автомат Калашникова Soviet Armed Forces 


AK-74 5.45x39mm 30 1974 - Present Автомат Калашникова, образца 1974 года All branches

 

SVD Dragunov 7.62x54mmR 10 1963 - Present Снайперская винтовка Драгунова All Branches 


RPG-7 40mm 1 1961 – present (Ручной противотанковый гранатомёт;) РПГ-7 All Branches 


RPD 7.62×39mm 100 1944 – 1969 (Saw very limited service in World War II) Ручной пулемёт Дегтярёва Soviet Ground Forces 


PKM 7.62x54mmR 100 1969 - Present Пулемёт Калашникова Ground Forces of the Russian Federation 


PKP Pecheneg 7.62x54mmR 100 1999 - Present Пулемёт Калашникова Печенег Spetsnaz GRU

Ministry of Internal Affairs 

http://www.imfdb.org/wiki/List_of_firearms_used_by_the_Armed_Forces_of_the_Russian_Federation

Posted by George Freund on July 22, 2015 at 12:14 PM 3520 Views