Hunters often seek out that one rifle chambered in a highly specialized round that can get every job done. If ever there was a rifle cartridge that doesn’t get the publicity it should, it would be the .25-06.
What apparently seemed like a good idea after a night of heavy drinking, landed four men in jail after authorities found them passed out with four dead deer in a Mini Cooper.
According to an infographic by the National Shooting Sports Foundation, deer hunters donate about 2.8 million pounds of venison each year to shelters, food banks and church kitchens.
Remember the last time you went hunting and that buck had the nerve to hide behind thick foliage? Next time Bambi tosses on some trauma plates, show her mankind’s superiority by sending a 1.1 ounce Zinc slug from DDupleks her way.
Just after the Civil War, the most advanced rifles known to man were lever action carbines with tubular magazines. These ‘cowboy guns’ ruled the West for generations, proving the go to deer gun for 150 years. And perhaps no other modern lever action rifle has stood the test of time better than the Marlin 336.
To us, big game season seems so close that we can taste it but for many, both young and old, this will mark the first year they take baby steps into the wilds and amongst the ranks of sportsmen. Good for you. But we here at Guns.com also understand that with this decision comes a lot of questions for novice shooters and hunters, the most obvious being, “what caliber rifle should I get?” Well, click this way please…
Newbie shotgunners often have an inflated sense of what their shotgun can do in the field, while crafty veterans know well that the simplest foliage—a patch leaves or a cluster of twigs—can defeat the mighty shotgun under the right circumstances. The best of them know how to defeat those circumstances.
I was in an exchange the other day with a non-gun owner about hunting that made me to do some hard thinking about more institutionalized attacks on guns and the cultures that support them, namely questioning the value of hunting your own food.
Sheri from Noveske Rifleworks talks about the current status of Noveske Rifleworks, the passing of…
When we first saw the Metro Gun barrel system we thought it had to be a joke. But it turns out, it’s actually a pretty innovative sound-dampening shotgun compensator. It compensates for about three extra feet of shotgun.