Vodka Blasters

AK: Avtomat Kalashnikova

AKs are a uniquely Russian family of weapons. When we think of Russians, we think of vodka. Thus Vodka Blasters is a collection of all our Kalash related material. Not just the ubiquitous AK47, but the AK74, the AK-pistol, and pretty much anything inspired by Mikhail Kalashnikov.

Kalash articles: take me to ’em

AKs and other Kalashnikovs - all the Vodka Blasters

да товарищ калашников это хорошо!

Mikhail Kalashnikov

Kalashnikov (11-10-19 to 12-23-13) is the father of the Avtomat Kalashnikova weapon platform. He was born and died on a Monday.

Hence the name of the column, Mikhail Monday. 

Mikhail Kalshnikov monument in Russia

A statue of Russia’s most famous inventor; a monument in Moscow was built in his honor.

Mikhail-Kalashnikov

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The Rifle Dynamics Red Oktober match begins on a wet, gray morning in a rock-strewn, dusty locale... That seems a little apropos, though perhaps not the best conditions for participants and competitors. Thanks to Sinistral Rifleman, we'll be covering it. Красный...

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A Treatise on AK-74 Mods | JTT

A Treatise on AK-74 Mods | JTT

The life cycle of AK 74 variants here in the US might be called a comedy of errors. This article has a number of things to update your vodka blaster, whether it’s a Petronov model AK 74 or a different version. It’s fun to play rifle dress-up.

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WTW: The DP-28 Soviet Infantry Machine Gun

WTW: The DP-28 Soviet Infantry Machine Gun

Weapon Trivia Wednesday: DP-28, The Soviet Infantry Machine Gun Peter Suciu Most modern firearms enthusiasts know the name Mikhail Kalashnikov, and certainly his primary accomplishment, the AK-47. However, Kalashnikov was really part of the second generation of Soviet...

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The Media Sucks at Guns – Here’s Why

The Media Sucks at Guns – Here’s Why

The Media Sucks at Guns - Here's Why Peter Suciu After pretty much doing everything but calling the movers, it turned out that Hillary Clinton didn't make it to the White House. But that doesn't mean concerns over "gun control" will go away anytime soon. Even with a...

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