Archive for hunting rifles

CMMG Unveils Mk4 V Series

For varmints or other long-range shots, CMMG's new Mk4 V and Mk4 V2 rifles, both chambered in 5.56x45 mm, offer distinct advantages.

August 05, 2014

Adjustable Sights

Rifle not shooting where you want it with iron sights? Follow these steps for adjustment.

May 02, 2014

Fine Hunting Rifles on Display at Steyr’s Grand Opening

Steyr Arms' new facility is Alabama is an ideal showcase for the company's superb offering of fine hunting rifles and shotguns.

April 15, 2014

Kimber Model 84M Adirondack

Kimber had its new Adirondack rifle on the line at SHOT Show's Media Day at the Range.

January 13, 2014

Remington Model 783

Lest one think “cheaper” means cheap, think again. The Model 783 offers everything a hunter needs in a rifle: accuracy, dependability and a retail price that should inspire impulse buying.

December 23, 2013

Planning A Custom Rifle

If you're going to spend the money it takes to design a custom rifle, you'd better do it right—the first time. Keith Wood offers a few things to keep in mind when planning the long gun you've been dreaming about.

July 19, 2013

Nosler 48 Legacy

The Model 48 Legacy is everything the late John A. Nosler envisioned the ideal rifle to be.

March 07, 2013

Rossi Rio Grande

The lever-action rifle is inherently American, and Rossi tried to capture as much of the design's history as possible with its Rio Grande.

January 25, 2013

Ruger American Rifle

The Ruger American's molded polymer stock houses a pair of V-blocks to bed the action and free-float a hammer-forged barrel.

December 05, 2012

Bushnell Introduces Two Power Electronic Sight

The 2X MP Electronic Sight is durable, versatile and built to withstand any environment.

May 31, 2012

Kablooey!

I just saw an account of a rifle letting go at a range. Like most stuff I see on the Internet, I am skeptical of it until there is some corroboration. Anyway, the story goes something like this: Gomer goes to the range, and on the first shot his rifle comes apart, leaving him with a gash in his forehead. Subsequent analysis shows he had 66 grains of powder in his .30-06 case, rather than the 56 grains called for in the loading manual.

May 03, 2012

Les Baer Custom Super Varmint

The Les Baer Custom Super Varmint makes an excellent rifle not only for varmint hunters but for benchrest shooters and police SWAT units as well.

January 11, 2011

Shooting 70 Years of Model 70s

How well do the various generations of Winchester Model 70s shoot?

July 02, 2010

Model 70 Safari Express

Available in three calibers, this tried-and-true rifle is now specifically tailored for African big game hunting.

June 16, 2010

First Look: New Rifles for 2010

America’s shooting industry is offering an extensive array of new rifles and muzzleloaders for 2010, and we have highlighted many of the most innovative here.

March 02, 2010