Archive for adam heggenstaller

CVA Scout V2 Pistol

Chad Schearer and Adam Heggenstaller discuss CVA's Scout V2 pistol during a trip to the range with NRA Publications.

July 22, 2014

Answers in Aoudad Country

A search for a trophy ram in the Davis Mountains of West Texas leads the author to question his skills as a rifleman.

July 22, 2014

10 Do’s and Don’ts for Better Bow Practice

Don’t just fling arrows to fling arrows; make the most of your range time by practicing perfectly.

July 16, 2014

Video: The .454 Casull Challenge

American Hunter Field Editor Bryce Towsley claimed he could put five rounds of .454 Casull through a single-action revolver in under three seconds. The American Hunter staff challenged him to prove it—and couldn't resist getting in on the fun, too.

July 15, 2014

Video: Nesika Sporter Rifle

Nesika may be a name that’s relatively unknown to hunters, but the brand is well respected among benchrest shooters. In the past, the company only marketed actions. Now, though, it offers three complete rifles: the Sporter, Long Range and Tactical. All are production rifles, yet have features fitting of a custom job. Adam Heggenstaller discusses the Sporter model in this latest edition of Gun of the Week.

June 24, 2014

Last-Minute Aoudad

The hunt for a 34-inch aoudad sheep comes down to the wire as the sun sets over West Texas.

June 19, 2014

No Leopard

Executive Editor Adam Heggenstaller's safari to Namibia is over, but leopard is still on his mind.

June 09, 2014

In Need of Leopard Luck

As the leopard hunt draws to a close, Executive Editor Adam Heggenstaller needs some luck.

June 05, 2014

Still Waiting (and Baiting) for Leopard

Several leopards visit the baits, but none has committed to feeding--yet.

June 03, 2014

Kalahari Gemsbok and a Leopard at the Bait

The high horns of Kalahari gemsbok and improving odds of killing a leopard highlight the middle of Executive Editor Adam Heggenstaller's safari to Namibia.

June 03, 2014

Predator Hunting in Africa

The black-backed jackal is a predator similar to a coyote and is fair game in Namibia.

May 29, 2014

Waiting for Leopard

While we wait for a leopard to start feeding on one of the baits we've hung, there is plains-game hunting to fill the days.

May 28, 2014

Leopard Bait

Zebra hindquarter makes the best leopard bait, according to PH Jamy Traut.

May 27, 2014

Loaded for Leopard

Will Executive Editor Adam Heggenstaller's practice pay off as he hunts leopard in Namibia?

May 25, 2014

Remington's Radical XP-100

Is the Remington XP-100 the greatest hunting handgun ever made? Consider its features, and see what the odd-looking bolt-action pistol bags from Arizona to Africa.

May 19, 2014