Custom 1911 Project: Part 1- getting started

August 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

Custom 1911 Project: Part 1- getting started, presented by Rifleshooter.com and Brownells Many US shooters have are fascinated with the 1911 pistol.  The 105 year old design still has a strong following.  Some even consider it the ultimate fighting pistol.  Even though I spend most …

6 Creedmoor: Review and load development

August 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

6 Creedmoor review and loads A few years ago the movement towards 6.5mm match cartridges was in full swing, and while the 6.5 Creedmoor has gained a solid foothold, match shooters are now migrating to 6mm cartridges, one of which is the 6 Creedmoor.  The …

6 Creedmoor precision rifle on a budget? We had great results with our Remington 700 SPS Varmint chambered in 243 Winchester.  Approaching 1/3 MOA accuracy at 500 yards, this modestly priced rifle exceeded expectations.  The only downside is the cartridge, the 243 Winchester is a great …

The ability to shoot 30 caliber bullets from a standard AR-15 M16/M4 style rifle by simply changing the barrel and ammunition has made the 300 AAC Blackout (300 BLK) a popular choice for AR shooters looking for an alternative to 223 Remington/5.56 NATO.  Beyond the upgrade …

Most precision rifle shooters and reloaders like to measure the size of their groups to determine the level of precision attainable with a given rifle and ammunition combination.  If you are new to this sport, group size can become confusing at times, with groups measured …

The .243 Winchester (.243 Win) is a popular cartridge that is can be loaded with a wide variety of bullets making it a useful varmint and big game cartridge.  First chambered in the lever-action Winchester Model 88 in 1955, the 243 Winchester uses the .308 Winchester …

Rifleshooter.com is on Facebook!

July 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

Better late than never, Rifleshooter.com is now on Facebook!  www.facebook.com/rifleshooter1406/ If you have a Facebook account, please take the time to like us, it would be greatly appreciated!        

Review: Remington 700 SPS Varmint

July 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

Over the years I’ve built quite a few custom rifles on Remington 700 actions. The only factory parts I’ll typically use are the receiver and bolt assembly, everything else is upgraded.  When Remington offered a $75 rebate on the 700 Special Purpose Synthetic (SPS) Varmint, …

Review: Shooting the MAGPUL Hunter 700 Stock

July 11, 2016 // 0 Comments

MAGPUL is a well known shooting accessory company founded in 1999 by former United States Marine, Richard Fitzpatrick.  The original products were called MAGPULs, rubber loops attached to the bottom of a standard GI magazine to make allow faster removal from a magazine pouch (at …

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