Shooting a Soviet-Era Steel Helmet (VIDEO)

03/28/13 1:45 PM | by

I think the lesson learned from this is “Don’t get shot in the head.” Really.

The guys over at The Firearm Blog did some back-of-the-napkin math that supports the notion that the helmet could have been helpful against 7.62x54mmR, but you’d have to be a couple hundred yards away or more.

Latest Reviews

  • M9

    The Beretta M9 Strong Even in Retirement

    The Beretta M9 withstood the test of time for our troops and LEOs, but with current trends shifting away from...

    Read Now
  • Rock Island Armory 1911

    Found on Rock Island Armory M1911

    While true believers tend to go after the standard .45 ACP models, Rock Island breaks the mold and offers a...

    Read Now
  • cloners

    Popular Rifle Builds for Cloners

    Cloners build rifles that closely resemble actual service weapons by carefully selecting components for an exact match for the most...

    Read Now
  • Kriss Sphinx

    Gun Review: Kriss Sphinx

    Compared to other production handguns, the Kriss Sphinx -- a CZ look-alike -- has pound for pound some of the...

    Read Now