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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  George1 on Thu Oct 01, 2015 3:42 pm



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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  sepheronx on Tue Oct 06, 2015 2:13 am

    I don't think that is necessarily Ratnik. Ratnik program includes the headgear equipment and communication gear. That is simply kevlar vest and helmet.
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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  Zhukov-Patton on Fri Oct 09, 2015 3:07 am

    So the US media has had hype about the TALOS uniforms. Now the only other nation with the need to develop something like it is the Russians. But I don't see anything like it the biggest thing I can see that TALOS has over anything else if it is developed is the exoskeleton again I have not found anything exoskeleton like being developed. So is there anything like it? Or is there something better than powered exoskeletons.
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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  magnumcromagnon on Fri Oct 09, 2015 3:12 am

    Zhukov-Patton wrote:So the US media has had hype about the TALOS uniforms. Now the only other nation with the need to develop something like it is the Russians. But I don't see anything like it the biggest thing I can see that TALOS has over anything else if it is developed is the exoskeleton again I have not found anything exoskeleton like being developed. So is there anything like it? Or is there something better than powered exoskeletons.

    The Russians already demonstrated quite a few exoskeleton systems, however there's a problem. The concept of exoskeleton systems are bulky, cumbersome, and restrict mobility for just a modest increase in carrying weight for soldiers. As of now exoskeleton systems are not feasible, at least as of now, maybe in ten years, but not now.
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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  sepheronx on Tue Oct 13, 2015 4:21 pm

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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  KoTeMoRe on Tue Oct 13, 2015 7:01 pm

    PN23 sight on AK74M? PN23 is Ratnik?
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    Post  sepheronx on Wed Oct 14, 2015 2:11 pm

    What is wrong with that?  Schwab seems to create quality sights.

    At that, it is simply just stock photo from the mod.
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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  KoTeMoRe on Wed Oct 14, 2015 11:33 pm

    sepheronx wrote:What is wrong with that?  Schwab seems to create quality sights.

    At that, it is simply just stock photo from the mod.

    PN23 (PN22W/K) is already in service since basically 2011. At least two pieces have been seen in Ukropistan. From Northern Wind guys. So It's a bit curious, since they have brand new variable zoom night optics (by Schwabe) but maybe you're right and its just for illustration purposes.

    BTW PN23 is a very effective sight for the money.
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    Post  sepheronx on Thu Oct 15, 2015 12:43 am

    How much do the sight cost?
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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  KoTeMoRe on Thu Oct 15, 2015 12:49 am

    sepheronx wrote:How much do the sight cost?

    For import for 700/800 USD. Probably lower for the MO. Ironically it costs about the same as the Sibir sights from Belarus but rough on the edges. While Sibir has started more civilian-friendly designs. I guess Wolf Performance will start importing them for the US in a more eye-friendly package.

    Annnd they've done it already.

    http://www.wolfoptics.com/Images/wpa_optics_2014_catalog.pdf
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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  zg18 on Thu Oct 15, 2015 10:57 pm

    Army Spetsnaz with "Ratnik" gear

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    Post  KoTeMoRe on Fri Oct 16, 2015 12:28 am

    Eotech 552; Zenit grip (could be magpul), SRVV muzzle break, Fab defense buttstock, probably Magpul rail. And then Obzor out of nowhere.

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    Post  ult on Sun Oct 18, 2015 8:40 am

    Latakia, Syria.

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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  Militarov on Mon Oct 19, 2015 12:12 am



    Here they are mentioning "multipurpose knife", does anyone know what knife is in question?

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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  ult on Wed Oct 21, 2015 1:45 am

    By Vitaly Kuzmin.



    6B48 (6Б48)




    6B45 (6Б45) body armor




    6B46 (6Б46) plate carrier


    6B47 (6Б47) helmet




    6Sh117 (6Ш117) vest


    6B51 (6Б51) knee pads and elbow pads


    Water filter 6E1 (Фильтр индивидуальный для очистки воды 6Э1)


    6E4 wristwatch (6Э4)


    6H9-1 bayonet (6Х9-1)

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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  ult on Wed Oct 21, 2015 6:07 am

    Militarov wrote:

    Here they are mentioning "multipurpose knife", does anyone know what knife is in question?

    Found it - https://youtu.be/4Er5iS62H68?t=12m51s

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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  ult on Sun Oct 25, 2015 7:50 am

    Hmeimim Airbase, Syria.


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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  ult on Mon Nov 02, 2015 8:52 am

    And another one from the same place.

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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  Militarov on Wed Nov 04, 2015 2:19 am

    "Russia’s Radio-Electronic Technologies Group (KRET) will supply sensors for the next-generation Ratnik ‘soldier of the future’ individual combat gear to monitor the servicemen’s physical and psychological state, adviser to the Group’s deputy CEO Vladimir Mikheyev said on Monday, Nov. 2, 2015. "We are offering medical sensors for the Ratnik gear so that commanders and medical staff can stay in touch with a soldier, if he is wounded in the battlefield," he said.

    The sensors on the soldier’s body will monitor his state online, from his pulse rate and blood pressure to his psycho-emotional state, Mikheyev added. The data will be transmitted to medical units and immediate commanders, the adviser to the Group’s deputy CEO said. Also, the sensors will allow a soldier wounded in the battlefield to have a communication channel with the medical staff who will be able to offer him assistance taking into account the type of his wound and his general condition, the adviser said.



    "The sooner we receive this information, the higher the probability of saving the soldier’s life," Mikheyev added. The Russian Army has already started receiving serial Ratnik outfits comprising about 40 items, from small arms to communications and navigation equipment. Russian troops are planned to receive 50,000 Ratnik outfits annually under the contract, but it was reported later that the order might be increased to 70,000 outfits a year. Russia’s Central Research Institute for Precision Machine-Building (TsNIITochMash), the developer of the Ratnik gear, told TASS earlier that the new health sensors would be included in the next-generation soldier combat outfits whose elements the institute would start to develop in two years."


    Source: http://www.armyrecognition.com/november_2015_global_defense_security_news_uk/kret_to_supply_medical_sensors_for_russia_s_future_ratnik_individual_combat_gear_20311154.html
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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  sweartome123 on Sat Dec 05, 2015 6:57 am

    This is interesting.



    Excluding the communication/computer systems, this is at least 80% Ratnik.

    The helmet appears to be either a 6B27 or a 6B28 instead of the 6B47 (Ratnik).

    The body armor might be a 6B23, rather than the 6B45 (Ratnik).

    I don't know about the load bearing equipment. I can't tell if it's a 6Sh112 or a 6Sh116.
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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

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    Re: Ratnik combat gear

    Post  franco on Fri Jan 22, 2016 10:15 am

    Video presentation of the Ratnik system;
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B6uqLGFphGI&feature=youtu.be

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