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Category: Shooting Stories


Wolves in Dog’s Clothing

June 1, 2018
A brush with an illegal breeder in the sagebrush country of California reveals a real threat to ranchers and native species. By Jim Waddell

45 ACP vs. 9mm: Charles Schwartz Brings Science to the Debate

April 27, 2018
One of the best minds in the terminal ballistics world weighs in on the age old question of which is better: The 45 ACP or the 9mm Parabellum.

Blackhorn 209 is headed to the Quigley Shoot

June 2, 2017
Blackhorn 209 wins over one shooter headed to the Quigley Shoot in Montana.

Titanium is a Wonderful Thing!

February 24, 2017
Jeremy Brown had an accidental double charge. It left an impression on him and his Smith and Wesson 329 as well.

Too Choke or Not to Choke: Competition Tips

December 9, 2016
By Jerry Sinkovec We move through it, we shoot through it and we breathe it. It’s air. But it’s something most shooters never think about when they are competing in a sporting clays competition or even in practice. It is something we should consider when shooting above 3,000 feet. At 3,000 feet the air density […]

Loading The Triple Deuce

November 11, 2016
Jim Waddell loads one of his favorites, the .222 Remington.

Taming a Dangerous Game Rifle

October 31, 2016
Dangerous game rifles are powerful. They are also tremendously accurate if you take the time to learn the tricks to manage recoil. John Noak offers his insights into handling the heavy hitters.

THE ECONOMICAL 20 PRACTICAL

September 21, 2016
The Varmint Terminator, Will Scherer explains how he became a fan of the .20 Practical and how he made it work.

Looking at Cartridge Efficiency

July 25, 2016
The .22/243 Win. wildcat is fast and flat. The .358 Winchester is more at home in the deep woods where its heavy bullet is more than a match for deer and black bears. They are both based on the .308 Winchester case. Which is more efficient?

Quantitative Ammunition Selection: Ballistic Science I can Use!

May 6, 2016
Kevin Newberry offers his opinions on handgun stopping power and how to predict the best real-world performers.