Category: Hunting Equipment

Dave’s 270Win Ammo Tests!

Dave’s 270Win Ammo Tests!

| August 13, 2014 | 3 Comments

I’ve always reckoned that the old adage,’ignorance is bliss’, just won’t cut it when it comes to owning and shooting a rifle without ever knowing its true potential. The old days of simply grabbing a box of ammo off the shelf and’ heading out West’ are long gone and pretty much every shooter has the […]

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The Military Roots of Olympic Biathlon

The Military Roots of Olympic Biathlon

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here is a great article by Ian McCollum from The Firearm Blog about the history of Biathlon which I thought would be good to share whilst the 2014 Olympics are underway. Biathlon seems like a grueling sport that incorporates shooting skill, endurance and toughness like no other. The history of the sport is very interesting, […]

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Tracking Point “Precision Guided Firearms” Good or Bad?

Tracking Point “Precision Guided Firearms” Good or Bad?

| November 15, 2013 | 6 Comments

Before I start this blog I ask you guys to watch the following two videos and here is a brief explanation of how Tracking Point works:         To operate the PGF, the shooter… Paints the target with the tag to lock on Watches as the tag persists, regardless of relative movement Aligns […]

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Zeiss Conquest HD 10×42 Binocular Review.

Zeiss Conquest HD 10×42 Binocular Review.

| November 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Territory was dry, and that’s to say the least. The strangle hold of the worst wet season in a decade was showing it still had a tight grip. What was once a lush green wetland, blanketed in cane grass and lignum were now nothing but cratered dustpans. Every now and then fossils of last […]

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Ammunition Torture Test – Awesome Must Watch Video.

Ammunition Torture Test – Awesome Must Watch Video.

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this awesome video from SAAMI - Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute tests how dangerous ammunition is in a variety of scenarios and it really is eye opening as to how safe ammunition is when there is an unconfined detonation of the primer, when ammunition is dropped, when ammunition is lit on fire, detonations with […]

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Savage Mark II BTVS 22lr Rifle Review.

Savage Mark II BTVS 22lr Rifle Review.

| May 21, 2013 | 4 Comments

Savage rimfire rifles use to have the reputation of an agricultural rifle that would shoot and function as promised but not offer the refinement and class of some European rimfires. In the past few years Savage have embarked on a mission to blow that reputation out of the water and totally refine their rimfire line. […]

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