Making the Right Wind Call

You have been sitting in a hunting blind all day. You are hungry, bored, and tired. You have fought the urge to give up and just head back to the house. You keep telling yourself to hang in there just a little longer–that the wait will soon pay off. And then, it happens! You see […]

Understanding MIL Versus MOA

When it comes to long range shooting, there are two major systems that you will hear about in regards to scope reticles: Milliradians (MIL) and Minutes-of-Angle (MOA). Whichever one you decide to use, it will be easier if your reticle matches your turrets. They are both units of angular measurements and used quite a bit […]

Mechanical Offset: What It Is & Why It’s Important

With any rifle, it is important to have an understanding of your setup and equipment. For precision rifle, when shooting inside your zero range or when you are shooting from a port or behind an obstacle, understanding what mechanical offset is and why it is important can make the difference between you effectively taking a […]

How To Properly Zero A Rifle

If you want to be able to hit what you are aiming at, the first thing you need to do is properly zero your rifle. This is especially important to remember when buying a new custom rifle or changing scopes. The first thing you want to do is get your barrel and sights in rough […]

The Fundamentals of a Good Long Range Shooting Position

When it comes to a good long range shooting position, there are fundamentals that should be applied to any shooting position; whether that position is sitting, kneeling, standing, or prone.  Although the prone position offers the most stability, there are some common factors that can be applied to any position to be accurate and effective. […]

Choosing an Optic For Your Rifle

Choosing an optic for your rifle can be a daunting task. There are many factors to consider that it may be hard to even know where to start! Regardless, a high quality optic is needed in order to retain its adjustments through shooting, traveling, and storage. Here are some basic things to consider when choosing […]

The Art of Long Range Shooting

While some would consider shooting a sport, there is a different aspect to it that should be more prevalent, especially when it comes to long range shooting. Art. Yes, art. Art is defined as the expression or application of human creative skill and imagination, typically in a visual form such as painting or sculpture, producing […]