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  1. How "bad" is the recoil on a 44mag?

    Handguns
    I have been considering getting a Smith and Wesson 29 for a while. The only thing that's stopping me from pulling the trigger on one is the fact it's in 44 magnum. I have shot 40s&w and 45 ACP with no problems, and love shooting 45 colt out of my Uberti cattleman. I know that you can just load...
  2. Alone at the Range or Where Have All the Shooters Gone?

    General Discussion
    It wasn't that long ago I was posting about being tired of having of always having to clean up the range. Today, Thursday, a beautiful morning, not a cloud in the sky, 75 degrees, dead calm, and not one other person sharing the beautiful National Forest range, rifle or pistol. I joyously shot...
  3. Sighting through Scope with both eyes?

    Firearms Training
    I have shot predominately open sighted for most of my life, with both eyes open. Now I find myself shooting more and more through a scope, and I am really struggling with sighting. With both eyes open I find I often see double, and have a **** of a time focusing downrange through the scope than...
  4. Targets and Target stands

    Tips & Comments
    Hello everyone, I am new to this forum as well as forums and discussions in general. I have never been on any and figured it was time to see what it is all about. My name is Dan and I am trying to start up a new business, I am not looking to push a product or be a sales man. Just looking to...
  5. Do you want to learn how to shoot effectively on Moving Target Systems?

    Firearms Training
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  6. Exciting new Target System

    General Discussion
    Hey Shooters! I had to share this as I just started using The Last Stand target system and it is by far the best target system I've ever used so I wanted to give you a quick review! First off it's very affordable for what you get! It's portable...it fits in my car! I use to have to build...
  7. Has anyone fired the Winchester XPR?

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    link deleted After posting this video, I've been wanting to give the Winchester XPR a try. I've usually been a Browning, Remington, and Ruger guy, but for under $550, I may have to give the XPR a shot. Let me know what y'all think.
  8. Great utility Rifle! Mossberg MVP Predator- LOVE IT

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I hate to sell guns, but I got the bug for a new rifle as we often do. I wanted a working gun for out at the ranch. I was carrying a savage heavy barrel .223 that is a great shooting gun. But it was a bit much to tote. I sold a savage .17 HMR and a small pocket pistol to raise the $ for the...
  9. Great utility Rifle! Mossberg MVP Predator- LOVE IT

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I hate to sell guns, but I got the bug for a new rifle as we often do. I wanted a working gun for out at the ranch. I was carrying a savage heavy barrel .223 that is a great shooting gun. But it was a bit much to tote. I sold a savage .17 HMR and a small pocket pistol to raise the $ for the...
  10. What items/accessories/supplies do you need to get started?

    General Discussion
    I am very new to the sport and am wondering what supplies I will go through on the regular and what I need to keep stocked. What supplies do you go through quickly and regularly as a shooter? I realize ammo and targets top the list, but what other items may I want or need on a regular basis...
  11. Tried Archery?

    General Discussion
    How's it going everyone? Just out of curiosity does anyone do archery here? If not, is there a reason why? Or why would you prefer the gun?
  12. Armed Robbery Suspect Shoots It Out With U.S. Marine Ya, This Should End Well

    Military News
    Armed Robbery Suspect Shoots It Out With U.S. Marine Can you guess how this ended? No National coverage so i thought i would post it here. The Marine had noticed the men wearing hoodies and bandannas. The 28 year old Marine is a concealed handgun license holder, and from what I gather the...
  13. I Was Shot Memorial Day Weekend

    General Discussion
    When ever I go out camping, I am always armed. At the time this story takes place, I had with me my Ruger 10-22 rifle. It was always by my side and i never left camp without it. Even in previous trips to the outhouse, I would carry it slung over my shoulder always loaded, always ready. That is...
  14. Building a Target Saving App, Need Community Advice!

    General Discussion
    Hello! I am a freelance developer for iOS and I got a great idea from a friend of mine to build an app that lets you take pictures of your targets from the range, enter some key data like the weapon you shot with, the bullets you were using, and save it all for future use. This could be useful...
  15. Tough Shot - 3 targets hit with 1 bullet

    Tips & Comments
    Check out this awesome video from our friends at Gunwerks: Mike Davidson attempts to hit 3 targets with 1 shot. Tough Shot - 3 targets hit with 1 bullet - YouTube Make sure to subscribe to the Gunwerks Youtube channel for more great long shots, tough shots, shooting tips, DIY & Ballistics.
  16. Shooting low

    Handguns
    All my shots are low, no matter what pistol is shot.I shoot everything from .22 - .45 and it doesn't seem to matter. I think it has something to do with how I hold the pistol but cannot figure it out. Any idea?
  17. Japanese Weatherby

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Im looking at buying a Weatherby mark v delux I found out today its a Japanese gun is it as good as the American weatherby or should I stay away from it
  18. Birthday 'Shooting' Gift Idea?

    General Discussion
    Hi everyone, My husband and I target shoot together very frequently. His birthday is coming up and I'm wondering what to get him? I was thinking of some kind of quirky object related to shooting/reloading/ballistics but really open to any ones ideas? To give you an idea he absolutely loves...
  19. Which Is The Better Hunter?

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    i am itching to get a new hunting rifle. i have, since childhood wanted an m1 garand and i am now seeing this as my chance. I would have to settle for a ultimak because, as a left-handed shooter, i can't shoot with the sight off to the left. therefore i have a problem, wether to get the garand...
  20. Quiet Rifle Case

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I am very new on the forum. Hello all. My name is David and I live in the area of Prescott, Arizona. I enjoy getting out and shooting while the weather is warm, but I am at a disadvantage for location. I am just a couple miles from state land and national forest, but I live without a vehicle for...
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