Reacquainting With An Old Friend

July 24, 2014

It's good to reconnect with old friends, especially when they're Smith & Wesson Model 27's.


July 11, 2014

Of all the sub-chores in the cleaning process, removing bullet-metal fouling is the most tedious and ornery.

Transporting Loaded Ammo

June 16, 2014

Dave Campbell shares a few poignant tips regarding traveling with ammunition.

Dillon’s Border Shift Bag

June 10, 2014

It took Dave Campbell a little while to get around to trying out Dillon's Border Shift ammunition bag—which he now very much regrets.


May 28, 2014

Today relatively few handloaders take the time to anneal their case necks. Dave Campbell is one of those few.

Redneck Bowling

May 16, 2014

Dave Campbell's been off the grid for a little bit, thanks to a computer virus. He put the time to good use, though. Find out what he's been up to while he was away.

Crimps Are a Pain

May 07, 2014

Dave Campbell's not sure who declared that crimping primers in place is necessary, but he's got a bone to pick.

Field Notes: .17 WSM

May 01, 2014

While everyone else was at the NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits, Dave Campbell was putting the hurt on a few prairie dogs. Along the way, he was left with a few impressions of .17 WSM, and he's ready to share.

Cuttin’ Wood

April 22, 2014

Uncharacteristically cooperative weather meant it was time for Dave Campbell to have his first Cowboy Action shoot of the spring. Get the details here.

A Great Chisler Rifle: Smith & Wesson M&P 15-22

April 10, 2014

One of Dave Campbell's favorite things to do this time of year is shoot chislers. Whether you call them ground squirrels, gophers, picket pins or chislers, it’s a great way to sharpen your shooting and range-finding skills.