Archive for Ask American Hunter

Guns Damaged by Fire

Is a rifle that has been in a structure fire safe to shoot?

May 16, 2014

Guns Damaged by Fire

Is a rifle that has been in a structure fire safe to shoot?

May 16, 2014

Walnut Rifle Stocks

What's the difference between American walnut and French walnut?

May 14, 2014

Walnut Rifle Stocks

What's the difference between American walnut and French walnut?

May 14, 2014

Bullet-Base Basics

Whether to use a flat-base bullet or one with a boattail depends largely on the cartridge and the game being hunted.

May 13, 2014

Barrel Break-In

It's not an exact science, but figure on shooting several boxes of ammo and running through dozens of cleaning patches to break in a new rifle barrel.

May 12, 2014

Barrel Break-In

It's not an exact science, but figure on shooting several boxes of ammo and running through dozens of cleaning patches to break in a new rifle barrel.

May 12, 2014

Interchangeable Cartridges

What's the difference between the .280 Rem. and the 7mm Express Remington?

May 09, 2014

Hammer-Forged Barrels

Learn about hammer forging and how it makes a difference when it comes to your rifle's barrel.

May 08, 2014

Hammer-Forged Barrels

Learn about hammer forging and how it makes a difference when it comes to your rifle's barrel.

May 08, 2014

Twilight Factor

Here's one easy way to determine a scope's potential performance in low-light conditions.

May 06, 2014

Twilight Factor

Here's one easy way to determine a scope's potential performance in low-light conditions.

May 06, 2014

Double-Barrel Shotgun Triggers

Learn the difference between mechanical and inertial triggers.

May 05, 2014

Adjustable Sights

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

May 02, 2014

Adjustable Sights

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

May 02, 2014