Category Archives: Rifleman

Firmly In The Middle

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Ruger’s New .338 Compact Magnum. Of the many big-game cartridges introduced in the last couple of decades, my favorite is

Want To Grow Old?

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Safe Gun Handling Skills May Help. Some of the shooting-related stuff I see and read on the Internet fills me

Good Guns Gone

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Britain used to have a thriving trade in gun making, but no more. It’s hard to believe now, but there

The SAKO TRG-42

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A well-made long-range rifle in .338 Lapua. Even in boom times, with money no object, there can’t be a big

Speed Reading

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The Chronograph Is One Of The Most Valuable Tools My first chronograph was an Oehler Model 12, acquired around 1980.

The Basic Rifle

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How Things Have Changed In 75 Years. Almost exactly 50 years ago, as I write this in 2011, an article

Rifle Stock Fit

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What’s It All About? Rifle fit is less critical than shotgun fit. With a rifle there is either a rear

Range Slobs

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They Make A Lot Of Work For The Rest Of Us The rifle and pistol club to which I belong

Airy Thoughts

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Shoot Simply, Shoot A Lot “But how is it done?” asked Kim in the classic book by Rudyard Kipling. Lurgan

Triggers

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And Grip The fundamentals of accurate shooting are (1) the gun must be held as motionless as possible, and (2)

A Nice Era

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The Beginning Of The 21st Century Was A Boon For Shooters My favorite rifle acquisitions of the past decade are