The combination of attractive exterior design and excellent technical characteristics made carbine Elk-10 one of the most interesting in the line of hunting rifles this manufacturer.
Classic design with slight modifications of previous versions, the lack of distracting details, the positive feedback of owners, all made this model interesting in the eyes of hunters and fans of shooting firearms.
Excellent technical characteristics allow to fully assess the possibilities for wide use of the rifle of the model. Also, the owners speak well of the ability of the rifle to hit a far away target, which provides a high speed of a bullet when fired. In this article, we will discuss the features, price and reviews of the new carbine Elk-10, and also shows photos and video of this weapon.
Overview of carbine Elk-10
Stylish appearance is not the only advantage of this model Elk-10. Great opportunities have opened carbine thanks to the technical parameters given by the manufacturer. The analysis of the positive and negative qualities of this model, as well as customer reviews will allow you to obtain a detailed picture about this model.
The thought shape carabiner clip provides ease of use and ergonomics of the butt, which ensures comfortable fixation on the shoulder during the shooting and the lack of tangible results. The compact size due to the reduced barrel length and light weight of the whole structure make it possible to easily transport the carabiner and use it for training newbies: the ergonomic shape of the stock allows you to not feel discomfort when applying this model, even women with small size hands.
Carbine Elk-10 (photos)
Advantages and disadvantages
Advantages model Elk-10 gives a few points when comparing it to similar models from other manufacturers. Disadvantages, according to most of the buyers and owners of this carbine, model Elk-10 has not. Some as a disadvantage is the relatively high cost, however, given the large number of advantages of the price can be considered reasonable and justified.
Important positive characteristics modalias-10 include:
- the simplicity of the design of the model Elk-10 allows for disassembly of the carbine, it may be necessary to conduct its current repair or during cleaning;
- the optimal form of the butt and the barrel, ensuring ease of use and excellent performance shooting;
- a simple mechanism that does not require complex tools or special skills to carry out the disassembly of weapons;
- the availability of cost model accounting for her excellent technical characteristics.
Differing from other models of the line “Elk”, consider a lightweight rifle proved itself very well during the field tests, representing excellent performance shooting usability, and opportunities to conduct improvements of the model.
- Use the carbine Elk-10 can successfully for hunting, and for trainings of accuracy and competition target shooting.
- Thanks to its good design and simplicity of the device it can be used for skills shooting: relatively light and compact, it is easily used by men and women, and teenagers.
A model can have several variations depending on both species of wood used in the decoration of the bed of the butt, and depending on the caliber of the cartridge.
- In the selling are variants of this rifle with wood walnut or birch, which are perfectly machined and varnished: it protects the tree from mechanical damage.
- The caliber of ammo that can be used for firing of the rifle, varies: standard 7,62×51 designed to attack animals of medium size, and a more powerful .308 Win.
Technical characteristics of the rifle Elk-10 you will find below.
Having a good reputation as a hunting rifle and used for fun, practice shooting and training, model Elk-10 has such technical capabilities that allow you to have confidence in the most effective shooting. With the help of technical parameters laid down by the manufacturer, you can get the most complete picture about the capabilities of the rifle. Presented in tabular form, they allow you to see the most important parameters of the model.
|Specifications||Carbine Elk 10|
|Country of origin||Russia engineering plant, Izhevsk|
|Appointment||Hunting, shooting, fun, target practice|
|Capacity cartridges||From 5 to 9|
|The total length of the body||1 120 mm|
|The length of the barrel||625 mm|
|The height of the model||202 mm|
|View of the trunk||Cold forging, has an oxide coating|
In the decoration of various modifications of this model used a natural material – different varieties of wood (birch, walnut, maple), which, when coating them with varnish to retain its attractive appearance. It adds to the finish of the rifle more attractive.
The mechanism of the carbine is simple that provides ease of carrying out disassembly. The barrel is made of high quality steel, its length is optimal for the model. Cold forging allows to create a coating of the barrel with a unique degree of strength. Varnished stock, made of wood (birch or walnut) that is pleasant to use and retains its appeal due to high-quality treatment.
Picking and packing
- The basic kit to model Elk 10 includes an optical sight, the store capacity of 5 rounds, which can be replaced with a more three-dimensional front sight and cleaning rod to clean the barrel. There is a belt.
- Also carabiner in the sale is accompanied by a certificate of quality and an individual passport.
- Packed the rifle in a cardboard box with the necessary information on the lateral part of the name of the product and the company-seller.
The principle of operation
A simple mechanism allows you not to have difficulties with its operation. When you press the trigger is tripping hook bolt, straightened the spring produces a sharp pressure on the firing pin, resulting in a shot.
To understand the carbine can when cleaning the barrel from the accumulated soot and dirt but also for its improvement.
Longitudinal-a sliding shutter form as simple as possible during disassembly. Inserting the bolt from withdrawal from it is abstraction ago, then the fuse is attached to a vertical position, and can then be removed from the stem box the shutter.
Tuning can be done through the installation of more powerful optical sights, replacement of the basic flies and forearm.
The product price
Price for Elk-10 from different sellers may vary insignificantly and it is about 28 200-33 250 rubles.
- Many owners have a very positive opinion about this model because it combines ease of use, excellent technical capabilities, attractive appearance and cost, justified its capabilities.