Need in weapons, capable of silently killing, has appeared in people since the advent of mankind. But if in the early stages stories Since the weapon itself was silent, then with the advent of firearms, the inventors had to work hard to make it silent.
Nowadays, high technology, the main users of silent weapons are special forces. Needless to say, in addition to this, the pistol with a silencer has become a separate actor of militants and the desired toy of every man?
A pistol APB (automatic pistol silent) is one of the best examples created by the Soviet weapons school. It was developed, tested and adopted by the Soviet Army in 1972 year. The basis for the new pistol served as the Stechkin pistol, whose merits by that time were estimated by the fighters of the special units.
To date, the Russian army has samples of silent pistols, which are much higher in damping sound than in APB. However, the "old man" is still popular in power units due to the high accuracy of shooting, which is achieved due to a small ballistic impulse.
In the video, military officer Semyon Pegov introduces viewers to the peculiarities of shooting a famous pistol.
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