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April 2017

Live the Legend

Going Long: Long-Range Shooting Tips


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Focus the Reticle—A clear, focused reticle is critical for precise shot placement, so be sure your optic has the ability to adjust the reticle and bring it into sharp focus. A blurry reticle and imperfect shot alignment can translate to shots missed by yards when shooting out past 600 yards. Understand Parallax—Parallax is the apparent […]

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Melissa Bachman

Spring Turkey Tactics, Part 3


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How can this be done?  Winchester incorporated Shot-Lok technology into the Long Beard XR which allows the shot to hold together longer giving you better patterns down range. One very important thing to remember is just because the ammunition can do it, doesn’t mean you don’t need to put in the bench time.  Each hunter […]

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Live the Legend

Tips for Opening Day Turkey Success


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Be Early – This is particularly critical if hunting shared leased land or public land where you may need to compete for the best spots. Even better, get there the evening before and try to roost a bird by getting it to gobble at owl hoots or coyote howls after fly up. Odds are, your […]

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Melissa Bachman

Spring Turkey Tactics, Part 2


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These are also great on windy days because they can be very loud and carry sound even in the wind. I also like to have a slate call around though if I use it in a ground blind, I prefer to get right up to the window to call.  This also goes for diaphragm calls; […]

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