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Twilight Factor

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

Adjustable Sights

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

First Aid for Bleeding

Follow these steps to stop a severe cut from bleeding in the field.

Reduced-Recoil Loads

Shoot more comfortably with these reduced-recoil loads from four ammo makers.

Glass Bedding

Bedding the barreled action of a rifle can improve accuracy.

How to Properly Treat a Cut in the Field

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

How to Clean a Gun

When it comes to gun cleaning, everybody has at least two favorite methods. This is...

Mayflower Wheellock Carbine

This wheellock carbine, on display at the National Firearms Museum, was owned by John Alden,...

Oklahoma Hunter Tags 30-Point Drought Buck

Big bucks don’t grow on trees. They grow amid the trees by eating natural forage...

Shooting Uphill and Down

Learn how to hold for steep uphill and downhill shots.

Solids vs. Soft-Points

How does a solid bullet compare to a soft-point on big game?

Handguns For Deer

Are handguns in .357 Mag. powerful enough for deer?

Aging Game Meat

Don't age deer meat at a temperature higher than 37 degrees Fahrenheit.

Trigger Pull Weight

A very light trigger pull weight has its place, but not on a hunting rifle.

Hunting Handgun

Here are some tips for choosing a revolver for hunting.

Cool the Barrel?

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

Optical Coatings

Here's an easy way to determine if optical glass is coated.

Shoot Bear Where?

Stopping a bear charge requires quick action and good aim.

Tips on Tipping

What is a typical monetary tip for a hunting guide?

Rust Prevention

Is there anything you can do to remove rust from your gun without damaging it?
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