Category: Guns

Winchester .30-30: Five Great Rifles Chambered for the Iconic Deer Hunting Round


30-30 Winchester

Some things simply stand the test of time, and that becomes glaringly apparent in the world of firearms. Specifically with the iconic Winchester .30-30, a cartridge that dates all the way back to 1895 and is still in heavy use by hunters today. Unlike other old cartridges, this one has changed very little in all […]

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17 Hornet: The Fast, Centerfire Varmint Hunting Alternative to 17 HMR


17 Hornet

The 17 Hornet is capable of some blazing fast speeds. These days, more hunters than ever are taking to the fields to pursue coyotes, prairie dogs, and other small varmints. There’s a bevy of rifle cartridges on the market suited for just these purposes like the .17 HMR, 17 WSM, 22-250 Remington, 204 Ruger, and […]

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6.5 PRC: The Speedy Creedmoor Alternative, and Hunting Rifles Chambered For It


6.5 PRC

The 6.5 PRC is quickly gaining in popularity. When it comes to long range hunting cartridges, you cannot have a conversation about them these days without the 6.5 Creedmoor being mentioned. Some hunters love it, others hate it. There are few cartridges out there that have so divided shooters on handling and performance. Around the […]

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204 Ruger: 3 Rifles Chambered in the Cartridge That’s a Varmint’s Worst Nightmare


204 Ruger

The 204 Ruger is a varmint’s worst nightmare. When it comes to pests like coyotes and prairie dogs, you want a cartridge that has a flat trajectory and blistering speeds with minimal recoil to help you take these wary animals out at long-range distances. There’s been plenty of rifle cartridges released for this purpose over […]

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338 Winchester Magnum: The Powerful Big Game Round and 5 Rifles Chambered For It


Three hunting rifles chambered for 338 Winchester Magnum

The 338 Winchester Magnum is a great elk hunting cartridge. When you’re hunting some of the larger big game animals of North America like brown bear and elk, you’ll need a powerful rifle cartridge. There’s a ton of options out there, but the 338 Winchester Magnum is one of the most versatile because it can […]

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280 Ackley Improved: a Versatile Big Game Hunting Round and 6 Rifles Chambered For It


Three rifles chambered for 280 Ackley Improved

The .280 Ackley Improved is an old cartridge that seems to be gathering modern steam. Sometimes things take a while to catch on, or at least that seems to be the case sometimes in the world of big game hunting. Because there’s a ton of different hunting rifle cartridges out there that simply didn’t get […]

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28 Nosler: The Round That Can Harvest Bucks, Bears, and Bulls, and 5 Rifles Chambered For It

Christensen Arms/Nosler/Bergara
Three hunting rifles chambered for 28 Nosler

The 28 Nosler may be one of the most versatile rounds on the planet. For big game hunters who like variety, versatility is the name of the game. It’s nice to have a centerfire rifle cartridge that can be used on multiple species, especially in western states where you might encounter everything from whitetails and […]

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Firearms Auction Lones Wigger March 6th-20th

Firearms from the estate of Olympic shooting legend and two-time gold medalist, Lones Wigger, are up for auction on GunBroker.com through March 20th, with proceeds benefitting USA Shooting youth programs. The family of Lones Wigger has generously donated more than 30 firearms and important Olympic and shooting memorabilia belonging to Lones, with proceeds earmarked for…

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Firearms Auction Lones Wigger March 6th-20th

Firearms from the estate of Olympic shooting legend and two-time gold medalist, Lones Wigger, are up for auction on GunBroker.com through March 20th, with proceeds benefitting USA Shooting youth programs. The family of Lones Wigger has generously donated more than 30 firearms and important Olympic and shooting memorabilia belonging to Lones, with proceeds earmarked for…

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Gun Restoration – To Restore or Not Restore?

To Restore, or Not to Restore? Turnbull Restoration Helps Classic Firearm Owners Answer this Question. To restore, or not to restore? That’s the foundational question to ask yourself when considering what could become a journey to revitalize, or perhaps even resurrect, your classic firearm. A big part of what Turnbull Restoration Co. does is to…

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22-250 Remington: 8 Rifles Chambered for the Varmint Round Capable of 4,000 FPS

Winchester/Franchi/Ruger
Three rifles chambered in 22-250 Remington

The 22-250 Remington is a seriously fast round. Speed seems to be everything these days when it comes to centerfire rifle cartridges and there are plenty of modern rounds that are pushing bullets to their limits. However, it’s worth looking back to the past too, because there are some older, high-velocity rounds that are just […]

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