Long Range Hunting, whether you agree with it or not, has grown massively in popularity in the last couple of years. Alongside that, the development of long range hunting bullets to meet with the new, unique demands of shooting at an animal that far away.
If you have been reloading for any period of time, you will have heard of Redding. Robin Sharpless is the Vice-President of Redding and an absolute wealth of information. We have been trying to get together for a chat for a bit, and finally, the stars aligned! Transcript (rough edit) For those of you who have…
While the terms Reloading and Hand Loading are often interchanged, they really is a difference in the two. It’s the sort of thing that only matters to those it matters two, and then, those people are likely to be hand loading.
In a nutshell, a chronograph lets you measure the speed that the bullet leaves the barrel. This information, in conjunction with data about the bullet you are firing and the environment you are shooting in, lets you start mapping out the expected flight path of the projectile.
What are the differences between the V3 and the cheaper Sporter version, which one should I get? Here there are: Magnetospeed V3 vs Sportster
The Ugly Rifles Club Series. This is probably what I am going to call my AR related posts from now on. Kerry and his mates are covering a whole lot of ballistics, hunting, bushcraft/skills, safety, bolt guns, etc. So that leaves a couple more areas that I think contributors to the blog should cover. AR,…
This came about by it becoming ‘acceptable practise’ over the course of many years in New Zealand. There is no-where else that I am aware of, in the world that considers this a good practise. Either closed and ready to shoot, or empty.
I have a Field Steel competition this weekend. In preparation, I took an opportunity to get out and confirm my zero and true my ballistic data. Like many things, a little bit of preparation can help a lot when under pressure on the day.
There seems to be a widespread panic/concern/worry that Facebook is shutting down any gun related pages and groups at the moment.
So when faced with the shits at the beginning of your tramp what should you do?