Archive for rifles

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

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.

April 10, 2014

Cool the Barrel?

If you inspect your target between groups, your barrel should cool sufficiently.

March 19, 2014

Remington Announces Alabama Expansion

Remington Outdoor Company has announced it will expand its operations to Huntsville, Ala., in 2015.

February 17, 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

Do the “Ten Black Kings” Exist?

In the novel "Point of Impact," acclaimed author Stephen Hunter describes a special set of pre-1964 Winchester Model 70 rifles called "The Ten Black Kings." Do these rifles exist or are they a figment of Mr. Hunter's imagination? The Bullshooters decided to find out.

October 16, 2013

Practical Riflecraft

Your hardware does little good if you don’t wield it ably. Merely pointing a rifle and pulling a trigger will not bring game to bag, despite what caliber you shoot, the price of your optic or the construction of your bullet.

October 01, 2013

Ed Weatherby on Weatherby

NRA Editorial Director John Zent recently sat down with the president of Weatherby, Ed Weatherby, to discuss guns, the company's history and the "Weatherby Mystique."

September 27, 2013

Montana Rifles

The Montana Firearms Group, run by Keith and Jeff Sipe, leverages the Mauser-type Model 1999 actions and custom barrels produced in what began as a local gunsmithing shop in Kalispell, Mont.

September 16, 2013

Smith & Wesson M&P-10

.308 Winchester is perfect for most big game, and Smith & Wesson has provided hunters an M&P that's just right for the job.

July 19, 2013

Winchester Announces Return of the Model 1873

"The Gun that Won the West" is now once again available to consumers—and it includes a variety of features that have been taken straight from the original build.

June 18, 2013

Thompson/Center Issues Recall for Three Rifle Models

A mechanical condition that may cause safety levers to bind and not fully engaged has prompted a recall of all Icon, Venture and Dimension rifles that were produced before June 13, 2013.

June 14, 2013

The .405 Winchester

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June 07, 2013

Ruger 10/22 Takedown

The Takedown can be disassembled by locking back the bolt, pressing the locking lever forward and twisting the barrel section 45 degrees.

March 25, 2013