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Hammer-Forged Barrels

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

May 08, 2014

Double-Barrel Shotgun Triggers

Learn the difference between mechanical and inertial triggers.

May 05, 2014

DSC and NRA: Training the Next Generation of Hunters and Shooters

The Dallas Safari Club's biannual Youth S.A.F.E.T.Y. Extravaganza and NRA's Youth Hunter Education Challenge teach safety first as they bring new shooters and hunters into the fold.

May 03, 2014

Adjustable Sights

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

May 02, 2014

Buckshot Size

Use different sizes of buckshot for varmints and deer.

April 29, 2014

Glass Bedding

Bedding the barreled action of a rifle can improve accuracy.

April 28, 2014

How to Shoot a Rifle

Here’s an easy-to-follow primer on the basics of rifle shooting.

April 25, 2014

Bullets for Elk

Use a premium, controlled-expansion bullet for large game like elk.

April 22, 2014

Treating Cuts

No matter how small the cut, it's important to stop the bleeding and treat the wound properly.

April 21, 2014

Live from the 143rd NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits

NRA editors will explore the 143rd NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits, bringing you the best in guns, gear and major NRA announcements. Follow along from April 25 to 27, right here on AmericanHunter.org.

April 18, 2014

Safety Harnesses

Any hunter that hunts from a stand or any other elevated platform must wear a safety harness.

April 11, 2014

Single-Action Vs. Double-Action Revolvers

What are the differences between a single-action and a double-action revolver?

April 10, 2014

Determine Your Dominant Eye

Using your dominant eye to aim a gun will usually make you a faster and more accurate shooter.

April 09, 2014

Southwest Javelina

Do you need a guide for javelina, or are the desert dwellers suited for a do-it-yourself hunt?

April 07, 2014

Answering the Call2Adventure!

Good friends and good hunting stories set the stage as wife/husband duo Karen Mehall and Phil Phillips get set to speak at the Dallas Safari Club/Venator Foundation's Call2Adventure fundraising event.

April 04, 2014