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16 march 2018 News

Shvabe demonstrated advanced developments at the exhibition in Nuremberg


Shvabe Holding demonstrated about 10 new products at the 45th International Specialized Exhibition of hunting and sports weapons, accessories and equipment for leisure IWA & OutdoorClassics in Nuremberg. During the 4 days of the exhibition, the companies working in optical industry held more than 50 meetings with representatives of companies from 26 countries.

At IWA & OutdoorClassics 2018 Shvabe was represented by the Vologda Optical and Mechanical Plant (VOMZ), Zagorsk Optical and Mechanical Plant (ZOMZ), Krasnogorsk Works named after S. A. Zverev (KMZ) and Novosibirsk Instrument-Making Plant (NPZ). Enterprises of the Holding demonstrated about 50 products: fixed and variable power optics, open and closed collimators, sights of variable magnification, sight-lighting complex, wide field binoculars with image stabilization and moisture protection.

"In Nuremberg, we held over 50 negotiations with representatives of companies from Asia, Europe and the CIS. Foreign partners showed an increased interest in our collimators and optical sights of variable power, as well as to observation instruments. During business meetings, we got a number of promising proposals for procurement of our products." (Ivan Ozhgikhin, Deputy General Director, Shvabe).

The participants of the exhibition demonstrated keen interest in such products by Vologda Optical and Mechanical Plant, as in the open TargetRing collimator sight for brushguns, optical sights of variable magnification : PV1-7x25ML and PV2-14x42LF. The most popular products of Novosibirsk Instrument-Making Plant were the sight of a changeable magnifying power ПО 1/4 and sight-lighting complex ЦЛН-2ММ providing for high-precision weapons aiming supported with a light spot in visible and infrared ranges at distances up to 200 meters. Of the products by Krasnogorsk Works named after S. A. Zverev, the waterproof binoculars with the image stabilization БСВ 16x40 and the holographic collimator sight ПКГ -2 were of great interest. Zagorsk Optical and Mechanical Plant attracted visitors of IWA & OutdoorClassics with its observation equipment , especially with a new compact and light binoculars БП 8x20.

In 2018 IWA & OutdoorClassics was held in Nuremberg from 9 to 12 March. More than 1500 companies from all over the world demonstrated their products. In four days, the exhibition was attended by about 50,000 professionals from 120 countries.