Hunting

Today’s hunter is constantly searching for the load with the best knockdown power, when shot placement is far more important in regards to knocking an animal down.

The Truth Behind Knockdown Power

Energy is definitely a factor in what is called knockdown power, but there are other facets in play determining if a round will floor game. Location of the hit and construction of the bullet/slug are far more important elements.

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Becoming a Better Marksman at Shooting School

Disciplines such as hunting and self defense require shooters to develop certain skill sets. This process can be made much more simple – even fun – when a shooter enrolls at the right shooting school.

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Maximizing Shooting Efficiency for Turkey Hunting

Some critical aspects of bringing home a long beard happen before turkey season starts. Testing to discover the maximum range of your gun and the most effective combination of choke and loads are preseason musts.

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Rigby Big Game Marks Renewal of Renowned Partnership

After nearly a century since their last collaboration, John Rigby & Co. and Mauser are back at it again. And the European gunmakers' new creation – the Rigby Big Game – is certain to get hunters' hearts pumping.

SOG BladeLight

SHOT Show 2014: SOG BladeLight

The new SOG BladeLight series features six LED bulbs in the injection-molded handle of five mid-grade stainless steel blades.

Jack O'Connor with a trophy, a stone sheep.

Jack O’Connor: Tips on Big Game Shooting

Jack O'Connor was one of America's most renown gun writers. In honor of his birthday (Jan. 22), we let the gentleman dole out some advice on steadier shooting while big game hunting. His words are still as solid today as they were more than 60 years ago.

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VIDEO: Amazing Shots on Running Boar

Watch these amazing videos of German Hunter Franz Albrecht shooting running boar. He is hunting with the Sauer 202 rifle topped with an Aimpoint optic. Wow!