Archive for bullshooters

What is "Buck Fever"?

By Keith Wood

The IssueWe’ve all heard of “buck fever” and most of us have experienced it, but what’s going on in our bodies to cause it? Can it be prevented?

November 26, 2012

Should You Shoot Spikes?

WIll culling spike bucks improved the quality of your deer herd? We investigate.

November 13, 2012

Are Roof Prism Binoculars Superior to Porros?

Roof prism binoculars are all the rage (and so is their outrageous pricetags) but are they really better than porro prism binoculars?

October 19, 2012

Are Shotguns Safer Than Rifles?

This commonly held belief is why some states ban rifles for hunting; But the facts might surprise them.

August 23, 2012

Is "Dangerous Game Hunting" Really That Dangerous?

The Myth: Dangerous game hunting isn’t really that dangerous.

July 16, 2012

Is Handloading Obsolete?

By Keith Wood

Myth: You must handload to get the maximum performance out of your hunting gun.

June 20, 2012

Glocks for Hunting?

Glocks for Hunters?

May 31, 2012

Will Avery's Floating Shell Bag Float 12 Boxes?

The company claims it will float 12 boxes of shells; I'm calling Bullshooters.

May 11, 2012

Is ISACS a Sham?

The International Small Arms Control Standards (ISACS) claims its about promoting gun safety. The NRA says its about promoting gun bans. Who's right?

May 04, 2012

Does Firelapping Work? Part 2

The Results: Firelapping clearly improved the accuracy of this revolver as you can see from this table. The kit worked as-advertised (though to save time, I did have to buy the 280 grit compound which was not included) and produced excellent results. This process isn’t brain surgery, if you follow the instructions in Beartooth’s manual—you can do this at home.

April 27, 2012

Turkey Loads: What's Behind the Plastic Hull?

Sure, most shotgun shells will take a turkey cleanly, but what is the difference between the various loads?

April 23, 2012

Does Firelapping Work? Part 1

The Background: Ever since I read Ross Seyfried’s piece on “Firelapping” in an old issue of Guns & Ammo, I’ve been intrigued by the process. These days, Beartooth Bullets sells a complete firelapping kit which helps unlock the mystery for first-time firelappers.

April 20, 2012

Reloading Military Brass

By Keith Wood

The Question: Is re-loading military brass is too difficult to bother with?

April 10, 2012

Is Loaded Ammo Deadly if it Catches on Fire?

Many hunters and shooters store ammo at home, and many more believe this practice to be dangerous. But is it?

April 04, 2012