WHAT SHOTGUN LOAD SHOULD YOU USE FOR EACH HUNT?

A shotgun might be the most universal hunting weapon ever devised. Pick the right load for your game and you’re all set. Whether you’re hunting doves or bears at close range, a shotgun is very versatile. If you use the wrong load, though, a hunt could go bad quickly. I start with the very smallest game one […]

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12 GAUGE FOSTER SLUG VS. BALLISTICS GEL (VIDEO)

The foster style 12 gauge lead shotgun slug refuses to go obsolete. The handy hard hitting slug has a lot going for it even today. Check out why hunters and shooters still love the foster shotgun slugs. I like refer to the all lead foster style rifled shotgun slug as the lead hammer. I learned […]

TOP 10 REASONS THE .45/70 IS STILL KING

The mighty .45/70 cartridge is even more popular than ever. What sets this cartridge, born in 1873, apart from the rest? 10. Choose your powder. The .45/70 was originally a black powder cartridge, but the invention of smokeless powder brought it new life. Many traditional shooters still use black powder it, though, so the cartridge gets points right […]

THE .44 MAGNUM: A HISTORICAL LOOK

The .44 magnum will forever be linked to Detective “Dirty Harry” Callahan ridding the streets of crime on the big screen. There is much more to this super versatile cartridge. From revolvers to carbines the .44 magnum cartridge is more popular than ever. The history of the .44 magnum cartridge is a lot deeper than […]

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600 GRAIN BULLETS FROM A .45-70 RIFLE? YOU BET

Do you love the iconic .45-70 Government caliber? Ever launch a 600 grain projectile through one? Check out what a 600 grain .45-70 load is all about. Sometimes you just need to launch the heaviest bullet possible. It might be to shoot through barriers, a herd of bison or an attacking garbage truck. A handloaded […]

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HUNTER DROPS HIS BIGGEST BUCK AT 105 YEARS YOUNG

Clyde Roberts is one tough deer hunter. He was still hunting at the age of 105! Witness this legendary 105 year young hunter that was dropping bucks at an incredible age. So you are after big bucks? Well this hunter bagged the biggest of his lifetime. How long did it take? Try 40 years and […]