While cartridge selection is important, it’s easy to overlook the fact that common rifle cartridges can be used to develop skills and ring steel at extended distances while being allured by popular extended long distance cartridges.
The rifle scope is, in my opinion, the most critical component of a long range weapon system. In this post, I’ll break down what I consider the most important scope features to help guide the selection process.
Took a bit longer to get to the second installment in the long range shooting post series. Nevertheless, here is a look into developing a shooting solution and the tools that puts that process into easy mode.
A few folks have asked me to help them get started with long range shooting. While I’m no expert, I’m taking what I’ve learned and putting a series of posts together to guide folks into this arena. Here is the first post which starts with the fundamentals.
I’ve yet to find a good definition of what long range shooting is. As such, I’ve decided to share my opinion on what it is and at what distance long range begins.
Ever heard about lighter faster bullets having flatter trajectories? How about heavier bullets are less prone to wind drift? I have and want to know if bullet weight really matters.
A comparison of the .300 Winchester Magnum against two cartridges known for long distance capabilities: the .338 Lapua Magnum and the 6.5mm Creedmoor.
A comparison of two cartridges known for long distance capabilities: the .338 Lapua Magnum and the 6.5mm Creedmoor.
Took a few months, but my wife and I finally found a day to go to the range together where she could try out her new hunting rifle. She love it. Now to arrange for her first hunt…
I’m a big proponent of trying before buying a firearm as it tends to eliminate the chance of buying a gun that is just going to end collecting dust. Trust me, it does happen. I have at least three firearms that I would be happy to get rid […]