Men have long asked the question "What do women want?" I'm not about to step into that mine field, but I can direct you to some of the answers to this question: "Why do women hunt?" In AIM: The Passion Of Pursuit several women demonstrate their shooting prowess and answer this … [Read more...] about Women AIM To Succeed At Hunting
Ballistics is the science or study of projectiles in flight. This might seem arcane and boring, but it's at the heart of how we hit or miss game. Internal ballistics refers to what goes on within the gun. External ballistics covers the projectile's flight, and terminal ballistics is all about what happens when that projectile lands. If you truly wish to become a better shot, study ballistics. Yeah, it's physics and a bit of rocket science, but we'll make it as plain, simple and useful as we can. Hey, if an old country bumpkin like Spomer can grasp this stuff, you can. Shooters who routinely put bullets on target at 300 yards and beyond know their ballistics.
Could This Be the All-Round Rifle for Big Game? by Ron Spomer Hunters want to be precise. One shot, one kill. We are the only of Nature's predators that shows concern for our prey. Our goal is to terminate it as quickly and cleanly as possible. … [Read more...] about Timberline 7mm All-Round Rifle
Is the 243 Winchester the “best” deer cartridge for young and recoil sensitive deer hunters? Perhaps. Shooters who have enjoyed more than 50 years on planet Earth might be surprised to hear younger folks questioning the merits of the “old 243 Winchester.” Old? Why, you young … [Read more...] about The Mild But Wild 243 Winchester
When you're talking hunting cartridges, it's a family affair. Nepotism at its best. Practically Old Testament. Begat begat and begat again... Variations on a theme is what they are. While hunters persist in imagining different cartridges possess magical … [Read more...] about Shooting’s Family Affair. Hunting Cartridges
The red-tipped cartridges peeking from this tray are the leading edge of Winchester's new, just-released, ground-breaking rimfire, the 17 Win Super Magnum. At 3,000 fps, this is the fastest rimfire ever produced. For perspective, contrast the 17 Win Super Mag … [Read more...] about The 17 Winchester Super Magnum