Over the weekend, I watched two shooters scope themselves – that is, the recoil of the firearm pushes the scope back into head, above the eyebrow – generally cutting the head open. Scope Bite looks nasty, but is easy to avoid.
A firearm and optics are only part of a system – you also need something to shoot through it! So, after a couple of days getting familiar with the lighter trigger through dryfire, it was time to make some noise.
A great interview with the original cowboy of long-range – Todd Hodnett.
By now, you will have likely realised I am as much about systems and workflows as I am about products themselves. Certain products lean themselves towards practical use, the mesh with my way of thinking and working – the Stone Glacier R2 330 is one such product.
The Ruger Precision Rifle’s Sexy European Cousin.
Exposed tactical turrets, solid build, nice optics, good price. What’s not to like about it?
The guys at Berretta NZ recently lent me a Burris XTR Riflescope to have a look at.
Well, the weather was truly on our side for this one. We seem to have managed to get the one fine day between two cyclones! A fun day of Rimfire Competition!
A great talk with two very experienced pistol shooters, but also, two people passionate about growing the shooting sports in NZ. Brent is from GunsNZ and Chris is from The Auckland Shooting Club.
We decided on a roaving reporter format for this one – and Matt was kind enough to carry around an overly heavy and cumbersome camera for me all day. I promise to sort a shoulder mount next time Matt!