Category: Hunting Rifles
Once I had selected the rifle and cartridge, I had to select a suitable optic to sit atop of the rifle. The budget for the optics would be approximately $800-1200. They needed to be suitable for long range shooting so with that in mind the first few scopes that came to mind but most were […]
Welcome to Part 2 of the series where I will be talking about the rifle I have selected for this project. Now that I had established the cartridge I wanted to use in this long range rifle project it was time to find out what rifles came in a heavy barrel configuration that would be […]
Nosler have just announced a new centrefire cartridge the 26 Nosler a round capable of shooting the new Nosler Accubond LR 129gr 6.5mm projectile at 3400fps. This new round seems very intriguing and if enough manufacturers chamber it in their rifles it could be a very popular long range cartridge. Information is scant at this […]
Welcome to the first part of The Budget Long Range Hunting Rifle series. Today I will be discussing the cartridge I selected and why I selected it. So now that I had established that my next rifle was going to be a long range rifle I had to decide on a cartridge that had good […]
Back in October, I attended a meet up for the AusVarmint.com forum outside of Yass NSW, there was about 25 people in attendance which meant there were all sorts of rifles, from beautiful hunting rifles, bench rest rifles and some long range and tactical rifles. After firing a 338-378 in a Weatherby MK V Accumark […]
So will you guys be buying a new firearm in the next 3 months?