Gunsmithing

Custom Tikka T3 6.5 PRC build

June 10, 2018 Bill Marr 0

The Tikka T3/T3X is a great action to  build a custom rifle on.  They tend to be straight, have a decent factory trigger and don’t have a separate M700-style recoil lug. As an added bonus, […]

Competition

NRL22- Precision Rimfire Competitions

May 20, 2018 Matt Hornback 0

Over the past decade precision rifle matches have gained an overwhelming amount of attention.  The two most notable organizations, the Precision Rifle Series and Competition Dynamics paved the way for national level matches and inspired […]

Gunsmithing

Building a custom Howa 1500 in 223AI

May 12, 2018 Bill Marr 0

Building a custom Howa 1500 in 223AI .224 Valkyrie and 22 Nosler are the hot new cartridges.  They offer superior external ballistics to the 223 Remington in a compact package, but require proprietary brass, ammunition; […]

Editorial

Reloading 101: Bent decapping rods are bad

April 15, 2018 Bill Marr 0

Bent decapping rods, crooked sizing buttons and wobbly ammunition- a reloader’s nightmare! Are bent decapping rods (stems) bad?  All of the experienced reloaders I’ve talked to have said they are.  They know a bent decapping […]

Precision Rifles

Lithgow Arms Crossover LA101 Rimfire review

April 8, 2018 Bill Marr 0

Lithgow Arms Crossover LA101 Rimfire review The Australian gun maker Lithgow Arms was originally founded in 1912 to produce the SMLE 303 rifle.  While they’ve been around the military small arms world for over a […]

Accessories

What’s in your range bag?

April 7, 2018 Bill Marr 0

What’s in your range bag? New shooters either bring too much or not enough gear to the range. I shoot a lot so I have some idea of what is worth carrying along.  While my […]