The trials and tribulations of setting up a Daniel Defense DD5 V3 with an ATN X-Sight 4K Pro digital day/night vision scope for night time hog hunting continue.
I always enjoy configuring and accessorizing firearms for different applications. However, it’s not always rainbows and sunshine. These are my trials and tribulations from setting up a Daniel Defense DD5 V1 rifle with an ATN X-Sight 4K Pro digital day/night vision scope and a SilencerCo Omega suppressor for hog hunting so far.
I recently learned about SOCOM’s latest Advanced Sniper Rifle and the three cartridges that the rifle will support. Like any other avid ballistics nerd, I couldn’t resist comparing the ballistics between the 308 Win, 300 Norma Mag, and the 338 Norma Mag.
2020 has limited my opportunities to try out and write about new firearm experiences, so instead I’m writing about firearms I’ve tried in the past and haven’t written about. Here is a bit about the Daniel Defense DD5 V1 (an AR-10).
Hog hunting with an AR-platform rifle makes a lot of sense to a lot of folks, including me. This begs the question, what common AR-platform cartridge is suited to the task? 5.56 NATO, .300 Blackout, or .308 Winchester?
Here is a comparison between the .308 Winchester, .300 Winchester Magnum, and the .338 Winchester Magnum for hunting applications.