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Melissa Bachman

LongBeard XR – a Range Test with Melissa Bachman


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Melissa Bachman, host of Winchester Deadly Passion on Sportsman Channel, spends a great deal of time at the range, be it preparing for whitetail season…or before the beginning of turkey season. It is critical to get comfortable not only with your gun as the season approaches, but also determine the best load-choke combination. In this […]

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Nikki Boxler

Winchester Long Beard XR Ammunition – a Most Deadly and Lethal Round


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Tom turkey is fun to hunt, but is a pretty big bird that needs an accurate and deadly load to bring him down. Winchester’s Long Beard XR turkey ammunition delivers a tighter pattern downrange for maximum lethality. Here’s why: the key feature behind Long Beard XR’s long-range capability is the shell’s Shot-Lok technology. Instead of […]

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Is There a Best Shot Size for Turkey?


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Turkey loads generally come in three different sizes: No. 4, No. 5 or No. 6. Sure, there are some off brands with off-sizes, such as No. 7s or duplex loads with a mix of 4s and 6s, but generally we are talking about one of those first three when it comes to buying turkey loads. […]

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Melissa Bachman

Spring Turkey Tactics, Part 1


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Turkey hunting odds can be easily increased or decreased depending on the amount of work you put into your hunt both before and during.  For those who want to increase their chances of success, here are a few simple tips to make you a more effective hunter.  First, do your best to get out to […]

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Melissa Bachman

Here Comes the National Wild Turkey Federation Convention


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When it comes to conservation success stories, immediately the National Wild Turkey Foundation pops into my head.  As a young kid growing up in central Minnesota we did not have a plentiful supply of wild turkey.  In fact, I can remember the first time my little brother and I ever saw turkey in the wild.  […]

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Nikki Boxler

Knock-Knock – Don’t Forget Your Hunting Sweetie on Valentine’s Day


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Hunting for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift is no easy feat. If you’re like me, you may find candle light dinners a bit cliche and prefer to have dinner by the light of a campfire. To help ease the feat of finding that perfect way to show your love and affection for that special someone […]

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Melissa Bachman

Award-Winning Long Beard NOW Available in 20 Gauge!


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We have heard you…you’ve asked for Winchester’s Long Beard Ammunition to be made available in 20 gauge – and now it is!! Come along on this Winchester video blog to learn more about this lethal turkey load from Melissa Bachman. Perfect for youth, women and guys who like to chase tom with a lighter gun. […]

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Introducing Long Beard XR in 20 Gauge


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Need an extra 10-20 yards worth of firepower for that Tom that just won’t finish coming in? You’ll get it with the Winchester Long Beard XR turkey loads featuring SHOT-Lok™ technology.  Mark and Terry Drury of Drury Outdoors discuss the new 20-gauge offering featuring the same SHOT-Lok™ technology and providing the same down-range performance that made Long Beard […]

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