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Nikki Boxler

Helpful Tips on how to Best Pattern a Shotgun


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When patterning shotguns and ammunition that come with a bit of a kick, I like to use a lead sled. This helps to reduce recoil and makes for a consistent shot. However, before I walk away from the range, I do like to take one shot from a position I would hunt from. Knowing that […]

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Becky Yackley

How to Clean an AR Platform Rifle by Becky Yackley


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The AR platform rifle has not only become extremely popular in the shooting sports world, it is also gaining acceptability for deer hunting. Come along on this Winchester video blog with Becky Yackley to learn how to easily and quickly clean your AR platform rifle. Deer season is fast-approaching…you’ll be glad you did.

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Nikki Boxler

Long-Range Shooting, Part II


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Last week I recounted my trip to West Virginia so this week I thought I’d take some time to share some of the basic tips and tricks that helped me to improve my long range accuracy. I am confident they will help you as well! Get Back to the Basics Keep it simple. I know I am often guilty of not […]

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Live the Legend

Defensive Calibers


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9mm – By far one of the most popular all-around calibers for concealed carry and defensive use. Offers a great balance of power, portability and capacity. Pros: Accurate, reasonable power without excessive over-penetration concerns, moderate recoil makes it easy for all shooters to handle and ammunition is some of the most readily available in stores […]

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Ron Spomer

How to Take and Make Odd Shooting Angle Shots


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The odd truth is that your bullets will strike higher than normal shooting downhill AND uphill. The up and down part makes no difference. Only the angle matters. The steeper the angle and the more distant the target, the higher your bullets will strike from their horizontal trajectory curve. I know. This sounds crazy. But […]

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Becky Yackley

A Behind the Scenes Look at a Shooting Match by Becky Yackley


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Nikki Boxler

Long Range Shooting – Part I


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 Many areas of our farm land where I live are comprised of agricultural fields and open meadows spanning several hundred yards. The opportunity to increase my shot range would be a huge advantage. So without hesitation, I gladly took her up on the offer! I arrived a few days early to get settled in and […]

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Live the Legend

Dealing With Elevation While Shooting


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Long ago, the belief was that if you shot uphill your bullet would shoot high and if you shot downhill, it would hit low. Not sure how that myth originated, but the reality, gravity exerts its greatest influence over the trajectory of a bullet when it is shot across a level area as the gravity […]

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