POTD: Gas! Gas! Gas!

POTD: Gas! Gas! Gas!

http://ift.tt/2jU8s7v

Today’s Photo Of The Day is from Norway.

The Norwegian Home Guard (in Norwegian “Heimevernet” or just “HV” for short) works as a rapid mobilization force in the Norwegian military.

It was founded in1946 and has land, sea and air defense units, with volunteers and conscript personnel with backgrounds from all branches.

The Norwegian Armed Forces are using the Heckler & Koch, versions like the HK416N, HK416K and the HK416S which is a specialized DMR version of HK416N, modified in Norway.

There are about 40 000 Heckler & Koch 416 in Norway. They also have the M320 Grenade Launcher Module, as pictured below.

I think they are using Aimpoint – CompM4.

The Norwegian Home Guard’s main focus is local defense and civil support, but they can also volunteer for international operations.

All photos from the Norwegian National Guard (Heimevernet).

Have you ever tried shooting with a gas mask? How did it go?

Hunting

via The Firearm Blog http://ift.tt/ywCWoj

November 24, 2017 at 01:13PM

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s