Best of the West Long-range Muzzleloaders Best of the West Long-range Muzzleloaders The authority in ethical long-range hunting — The Best of the West (BOTW) — has now changed the muzzleloader market forever with its new Signature Series Long Range Muzzleloaders. Available in .45 and .50 caliber, the new Best of the West muzzleloaders are tested and proven to shoot … [Read more...] about Best of the West Long-range Muzzleloaders
For Father's Day Give the Gift of Ballistic For Father's Day Give the Gift of Ballistic No doubt, your father got at least some of his long-range shooting ideas from his father. Ideas like, "Zero three inches high at 100 yards, and you can take on any deer out to 300 yards," and, "If the leaves flutter, the wind's at 5MPH. Leaves are flipping over 10MPH!" Today, … [Read more...] about For Father’s Day Give the Gift of Ballistic
Flex Your Hunting Muscle With a Swagger All-Terrain Bipod Field Model Nothing is more critical to gun-hunting success than a steady hold. It doesn't matter how tightly your gun groups at the range. If you can't keep the crosshairs steady on the shoulder of a giant buck, you're going to miss - or worse, make a wounding shot. If only range-like accuracy could be achieved in … [Read more...] about Swagger All-Terrain Bipod
Of the many factors related to accurate shooting, wind is the trickiest, as wind can change frequently and can even be different between distances due to topography. While velocity and bullet drop can be calculated fairly easily with the proper numbers, how wind affects bullet trajectory must be determined through years of experience, unless using the Wind Kit available with … [Read more...] about Figuring The Wind with Ballistic
Top Five Products at SHOT Show 2017 1. Sig KILO 850 and 1250 Rangefinders: Although these two new rangefinders were released in mid-2016, their impact on the market cannot be overlooked. Sig's KILO 2000 capabilities are designed with the extreme long-range hunter in mind. Now, with the addition of the KILO 850 and KILO 1250, Sig offers rangefinders at a price point that will … [Read more...] about Number 1: Sig KILO 850/1250 Rangefinders
Shot Variance: What Went Wrong? by Glen Stilson Here in Arizona it’s no small feat to get drawn for a good hunt in our big game tag lottery. A rifle deer tag may only happen once every few years, sometimes longer, and once drawn there are not many hunters that I know who don’t put their heart and soul into the hunt, including pre-hunt scouting and equipment preparation. … [Read more...] about Shot Variance: What Went Wrong?