Things from the Soviet past, which uses now

USSR, as we know, did not indulge diversity. People across the country to buy the same toys, tools, furniture and decoration - little choice still was not. Some of these things disappeared along with the Soviet Union, but some were even used until now.

Mechanical drill

Things from the Soviet past, which uses now

It is necessary to hang a picture on the wall, and the electricity is cut off? No problems. For this Soviet drills only hard manual labor. Drill till you drop!

Clipper

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Believe it or not, this is a terrifying device is intended only for cutting and not for scalped alive. It all depends on your hand, and you must be very careful not to cut more hair than necessary.

A family game "Casino"

Things from the Soviet past, which uses now

Despite the fact that the name of the game "Carousel-Lotto", it is based on a game of chance with a tape measure and gaming chips. The first casino opened in the Soviet Union in 1989, and this type of game was for the Soviet people in the novelty. "Carousel-Lotto" was created by designers from the Estonian Soviet Republic, so the game was published in Russian and Estonian languages.

RC model 2109

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Popular Soviet R / C machine often frighten both children and adults, even in daylight. Periodically, she is Christine from Stephen King, awakened from sleep by yourself without any commands from the remote. It was not the only problem: in order to control the machine, had to stand directly over it, because the signal was very weak. And the wheels turn was very difficult ...

The game "Behind the wheel"

Things from the Soviet past, which uses now

"Behind the wheel" has been created for young motorists, and not only survived the Soviet Union, but is still interesting today. Large circle rotates at different speeds, and the player must avoid obstacles, turn the steering wheel, which moves the magnet, which, in turn, controls the machine. it is not an easy task at high speeds!

Portable Game Console

Things from the Soviet past, which uses now

You might not know, but Soviet children had their PSP and Game Boy. In the game "Well, wait!" On the portable console you control the wolf, who catches the balls falling from the four directions. Unfortunately, the game has not been created by Soviet designers - is a copy of the Japanese Nintendo EG-26.

Russian scores

Things from the Soviet past, which uses now

Despite the fact that the scores have appeared in Russia long before the revolution, widespread they received only in the Soviet period. Calculators eventually replaced them, but in some schools they were used until the early 90's.

Vacuums "Rocket"

Things from the Soviet past, which uses now

This is not a spacecraft, despite its appearance and name. This heavy and noisy instrument could suck not only the dust and anything. They say that falling from the eighth floor, he could still work. Some use this monster so far.

A device for sharpening razor blades

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blade sharpening was a daunting task, even in the Soviet Union, which is why there appeared a strange device. One of the producers was "Klingenscharfer Sieger" of the GDR.

Brush Hanger

A great option for travel: compact folding device that helps keep clothes clean and ironed. One important rule - do not use the brush for shoes!