Rifle Cartridges: 45-70 Vs. 30-30?

My grandpa swore by his old lever action .45-70. I shot it once growing up, and the recoil was so bad I swore I’d never go back again. My uncles would always give my grandpa a hard time, because they thought that .45-70 was big time overkill. These two factors combined lead me to write off … Read more

Vortex Strike Eagle 1-6×24 AR Scope Review

Primarily, a product delivers great results mostly when used for the purpose it was designed for. And as a designer, the products you construct need to be purpose driven. For the Vortex Striker Eagle, it was primarily designed for use in a 3-gun shooting competition. However, this scope goes beyond what it was designed for as … Read more

Five Things Deer Hunters Need to Know

Even for students of whitetail behavior, there are always lessons to be learned when it comes to the idiosyncrasies of this incredible animal. by Charles Alsheimer For nearly six decades I’ve been a student of the whitetail. In my wildest dreams I never envisioned having a career in the outdoor field. You see, I’ve gone … Read more

Top 5 Best .243 Rifles for Hunting: Both Varmints and Deers

Introduced by Winchester in 1955 for use in the Winchester Model 70 bolt-action rifle, the .243 Winchester cartridge uses the .308 Winchester case as its parent case but is necked down to accept .243 caliber bullets. Nonetheless, this cartridge quickly gained popularity among hunters worldwide and consequently, just about every major firearms manufacturer now offers rifles chambered … Read more

Buying Guide for the Best Rimfire Scope

Rimfire bullets have a great history as they were the very first cartridge ammunitions inventions. Through time, they have remained popular even with the increase of competition. The reason behind their remained popularity is because of production of quality products. One of their most sought for products today is their scope. There is no question that … Read more