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Weatherby Rifles: The American Firearm and Ammo Company Making Bolt Actions, Shotguns, and Hunting Ammunition

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Here’s a brief history of this storied American gun maker Some people might not know much about Weatherby, Inc., the ammo, rifle, and shotgun company. They are a thoroughly American gunmaker that has been around since the end of the Second World War. Today, this Sheridan, Wyoming-based company can claim it was integral in the […]

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What to Pack for the Shooting Range: A Beginner’s Guide

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There are a few essentials every range bag should include. By the time a new gun owner has found their way to the firing line at the local shooting range for the first time, they’ve already cleared a lot of hurdles. Knowing exactly what to bring in their range bag probably wasn’t something that occurred to them. Most shooters build out their […]

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Pros and Cons: Airbow for Hunting in the US

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Is the American hunting population ready to use the airbow for hunting in the US? We as hunters, sometimes, are hard to allow the arrival of innovation. Innovation can exist within camouflage like Sitka’s Optifade Elevated II pattern, or in the use of rangefinders like Nikon’s Arrow ID 3000. But innovation sometimes doesn’t bother people until you […]

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Shotgun Slugs: The Different Types and Practical Uses of Each

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Shotgun Slugs

The right slugs can turn a 12 gauge shotgun into a .72-caliber rifle. Shotgun shells can hold a variety of projectile types. If you can fit it in a 12 gauge hull, someone has tried to fire it out of a smoothbore. A 12 gauge shotgun can reliably fire birdshot, buckshot, and large single projectiles […]

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10 of the Best .243 Winchester Rifles for Deer and Varmint Hunting

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.243 Winchester Rifles

The .243 Winchester is a great multi-purpose hunting round. Ask any hunter to name five popular deer hunting centerfire rifle calibers and odds are the .243 Winchester will be among the ones they name. Introduced back in 1955, countless hunters have used this round to put game on the table season after season. This round […]

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