EVERYTHING YOU WANT TO KNOW ABOUT THE CLASSIC .45/70 CARTRIDGE

The .45/70 Government cartridge started its life as a military and buffalo hunting round nearly 150 years ago. In 2018, this hard hitting round is the go to close range deer, moose and bear stopping cartridge. The .45/70 Government cartridge began life as the cartridge selected for the”Trapdoor” Springfield Rifle Model 1873. The originally black […]

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WISH YOU HAD ONE? .50-110 SMOKELESS POWDER LEVER ACTION RIFLE

How can you make a an old buffalo cartridge even better? Load it up with smokeless powder in a modern lever action rifle. Check out the massive power of a smokeless powder loaded .50-110 caliber rifle. YouTuber Leverguns 50 has a powerhouse that he shares with us in this video. It is part old school […]

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BIG GAME RIFLE WITH A .22 UNDERNEATH? CHECK THIS OUT!

Ever bring the wrong gun to the wrong hunt? Well chances are the wrong caliber is present at the worst possible time. Ian from Forgotten Weapons examines the answer that just never caught on. If you hunt you know the scenario well. If you are deer hunting the small game is thick. If you are […]

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LESSON TO LEARN: ALWAYS WEAR SAFETY GLASSES

It’s all fun while plinking with a .22 rifle right? Better wear safety glasses or you might catch shrapnel from a shot. Witness the video that proves just how important safety glasses really are. YouTuber Your Hunting Buddy was shooting .22 short cartridges and took aim at a kettle. Hitting the kettle the bullet flattened […]

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STRAIGHT WALLED CARTRIDGES FOR DEER CHANGES EVERYTHING

Times have changed for the better if you are a deer hunter in many former shotgun slug only states. Historically in Ohio deer gun season along with many mid-western states most deer hunters were required to use shotguns loaded with slugs. Many lawmakers and even some hunters of the time thought for public safety the […]