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Video: How to convert the Tigr into an SVD Dragunov by bfgmovies — Excellent

     

I really want a Dragunov.  While I will probably never be able to afford a real SVD, a Tigr is a possibility so this video really caught my eye.  Now the fellow doing the video is really interesting.  He’s very active on gun boards and really knows his stuff.  He basically goes through the steps you need to convert a Tigr to a SVD.  Now, I just need to go sell a body part and get a Tigr one of these days.

If you want to learn more, check out these other two video by bfgmovies:


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Black CYMA Dragunov SVD Airsoft Sniper Rifle Electric AEG Metal Barrel 440 FPS

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Dragunov SVD 1/3 1:3 Scale Model Replica Mini Gun Guns Realistic Miniature

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*Soviet Russian SVD Dragunov Sniper Rifle ORIGINAL Manual 7.62x39 1967 MUST SEE!

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Russian Soviet SVD Dragunov Sniper Rifle Pin Up Poster

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1/6 Scale Toy Modern Firearms Collection II - Dragunov SVD

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*SVD Dragunov Sniper Rifle & PSO-1 Scope COLOR Poster Soviet Russia Look & BUY!!

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Video: Walther WA-2000: The Ultimate German Sniper Rifle by Forgotten Weapons

The first time I saw the Walther WA-2000 I fell in love.  Wow.  It was the most amazing looking sniper rifle I had ever seen and I’ve only seen one once years and years ago.  Like the HK PSG-1, the WA-2000 was developed in response to the 1972 Munich Olympic Games incident.  Development started in the lates 1970s and only 176 rifles were produced between 1982 to 1988.  When it was sold in the 1980s it never really took off because it was incredibly expensive – only 15 were imported into the US.  The one I saw was around $10K if I remember right.  Today, the price has skyrocketed – $70K for the first gen with the wood stocks and $40K for the second gen with the synthetic stock.  With prices like that, unless I hit the lottery, the odds of my owning one is zero 🙁

I watched Ian’s video on the WA-2000 and, as usual, he does the best review of the rifle I have seen.  He goes over the history, interesting design characteristics, disassembles it and then takes it shooting.  Wow.  I would love to shoot one of these.  One misconception I had before the video was that the rifle was only chambered in 7.62X51 when it was actually available in .300 Win Mag and 7.5×55 Swiss.  The rifle in the video is a .300 Win Mag unit.

Here’s the cool 23:49 video from Forgotten Weapons:

Now if you want to learn some more about this amazing bullpup sniper rifle, check out:

Ian does amazing reviews of rare and historical firearms.  I highly recommend signing up for his newsletter and supporting him.  Click here for his website.


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Walther WA 2000 Semi Automatic Bullpup Snipe Rifle 1:12 Figure Model DA119

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Protected by WALTHER WA2000 Gun Pistol Rifle Revolver Warning Ammo Aluminum Sign

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Girls Frontline Walther WA2000 Uniform Outfit Dress Game Cosplay Costume

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Girls Frontline Walther WA2000 Uniform Outfit Dress Game Cosplay Costume

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Girls Frontline Walther WA2000 Uniform Outfit Dress Game Cosplay Costume

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Video: H&K PSG-1: The Ultimate German Sniper Rifle by Forgotten Weapons

When the H&K Präzisionsschützengewehr (German for “precision shooting rifle”) PSG-1 came out almost 30 years ago, I thought it was the most amazing rifle I had ever seen.  Chambered in 7.62×51 it was the West German’s response to a decided lack of effective sniper rifles in their police forces after the Munich attack at the 1972 Olympics.  The PSG-1 was a true precision rifle.  All PSG-1 rifles must be able to put 50 rounds of match ammo into a 3.14″ (80,,) circle at 300mm which makes it a true one MOA rifle.  As cool as it was, there were problems.  It was incredibly expensive ($10K when it came out), complex, one and only one scope option, and a reputation for being very finicky.  I’ll probably never get to own one and for that matter I would rather buy other things with that much money but it is a fascinating piece of firearms history.

Ian at Forgotten Weapons, who is both very knowledgeable and a great presenter, teamed up with a James D Julia auctions to make this video.  He provides a rich history of the rifle, an overview of features and then goes into a very detailed disassembly with commentary about each part.  For example, he compares the PSG-1’s bolt to a plain G3-style bolt and highlights the differences.

   

  

The video is 20:36 long and totally worth it if you are a fan of the PSG-1:

Here are links to websites with additional info on the PSG1:


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Heckler & Koch VP9SK Recoil Spring Assembly

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Heckler & Koch P7M8 Magazine - 8 Round Magazine

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Magazine Holders for Heckler & Koch HK P30SK 9mm&.40Cal Pistol Magazine-TwinPack

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