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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.

Schuetzen: The Purest Form Of Competitive Shooting

October 12, 2016
Scott Elliot with Arizona Schuetzenverein introduces us to the purest form of target shooting.

Handloaders Need a Chronograph

October 7, 2016
We publish our maximum loads with both their velocity and pressure. If you are getting the same velocity as our test loads you also have the same pressure (given a similar barrel length). Higher velocity equals more pressure. The two references go hand-in-hand. If you want to know more about the pressure of your pet load, buy a chronograph. They are a must for serious handloaders.

The “World’s Finest Trimmer”

September 30, 2016
If you shoot a lot, this little trimmer is worth its weight in gold.

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.

The .30 Herrett: Steps and Tricks

September 16, 2016
The .30 Herrett was one of the great wildcats of the 70s and 80s. It is still a terrific cartridge.

How Does Barrel Length Affect Blackhorn 209 Performance?

September 9, 2016
A Blackhorn 209 Expert looks at Barrel Length and Velocity.

Ambrose Burnside and his Carbine

September 2, 2016
It is ironic that a successful firearms designer, much-maligned general of the Union Army and first president of the National Rifle Association should be remembered not for his place in history, but for his facial hair. Ambrose Burnside, because of his bushy oddly-manicured beard, left an indelible impression on the American public by adding the term “Sideburns” to the English lexicon.

Keep them Shooting: Making .30-06 into 7.65 Argentine Brass

August 18, 2016
Chances are that all you will need to do is lube a .30-06 case and resize it in the full-length sizer die, trim and then chamfer in order to have a supply of good quality, reasonably inexpensive brass for that old Mauser.

The .25-20: From Black Powder to Blackhorn 209

August 12, 2016
Jim Waddell loads for an old favorite, The .25-20 Winchester.
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