Archive for NRA Staff

Shoot Bear Where?

Stopping a bear charge requires quick action and good aim.

March 14, 2014

Tips on Tipping

What is a typical monetary tip for a hunting guide?

March 13, 2014

iBattz Announces Outdoor-Friendly Portable Charging Unit

iBattz has announced the Mojo BattStation Optimus, a portable charging unit that provides eight full smartphone charges, an outdoor-ready shell and an emergency LED flashlight.

March 12, 2014

Remington Announces Spring 2014 Rebates

Remington has announced a series of rebates for spring 2014, providing hunters a chance to get a little cash back on the purchase of a new varmint rifle or some of the company's most popular seasonal ammunition.

March 12, 2014

Bushnell Introduces New Rubicon Flashlights

Bushnell Outdoors has introduced five new flashlights in its new Rubicon line of lighting products. Ranging from compact, do-it-all designs to a model available in 1080-lumen, there will be six Rubicon lights available.

March 12, 2014

Rust Prevention

Is there anything you can do to remove rust from your gun without damaging it?

March 12, 2014

Barrel Crowning

The crown—usually in the form of a rounded, raised bevel on today's firearms—is essential for optimum accuracy.

March 11, 2014

Easton Outfitters Introduces Gamegetter Backpack

Easton Outfitters has announced the introduction of its new Gamgetter pack, an all-purpose, hydration compatible backpack.

March 10, 2014

Winchester Expands Blind Side Waterfowl Offerings for 2014

Winchester Ammunition has announced that it will expand its high velocity Blind Side waterfowl lineup for 2014, with new offerings coming in both 12- and 20-gauge.

March 10, 2014

Determining Deer Age

With an understanding of how molars wear from year to year and some practice, hunters can reliably estimate the age of their deer.

March 10, 2014

Whitetail Blow vs. Snort

We hear the sounds and we use the terms, but what do they actually mean? Is a whitetail's "snort" the same as its “blow”?

March 07, 2014

Unusual Antlers

The configuration and dimensions of deer antlers are dependent on genetics and physical condition, and at times can be quite odd.

March 06, 2014

AmericanHunter.org Launches New Blogs

The AmericanHunter.org blog section has expanded! Learn more about Scott Olmsted’s “One Shot” and “The Gun Club,” Karen Mehall’s “American Bowhunter” and the rest of our new ventures.

March 05, 2014

Shot Pellets in Meat

Can shot pellets found in wild game cause lead poisoning?

March 05, 2014

Winchester Offering Fans Chance to Win Long Beard XR "Dream Hunt"

Winchester is offering hunters everywhere a chance to win a world-class spring turkey hunt with Drury Outdoors—and entering the contest is as simple as clicking a button.

March 04, 2014