Author: LisaDeming

Vortex Razor Red Dot

By Dan Kidder Managing Editor Three Gun is a major shooting sport around the globe. Using a rifle, shotgun and handgun, competitors quickly engage a variety of targets at a variety of ranges. In order to get maximum flexibility out of a single rifle for long-range and close-in targets, many Three Gun competitors will mount a magnified optic on top of their , zeroed for long range targets at 100 to 200 yards and another smaller red dot on a 45-degree offset mount, zeroed to 25 to 50 yards for rapid close-in engagement. This combination is a killer on...

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It’s September. It’s Soldotna

We wait all year for this. The craziness of summer is past and yet fall brings its own frenzy. There is no better time to stalk the banks of the Kenai Peninsula’s intimate creeks for trout or steelhead, no better time to catch a boatload of bright silvers. Fish on your own or go with a guide (if he’s not out hunting), hike in and watch the brown bears fill up on salmon. If you can’t catch a fish, pick berries, but watch your back trail. By Gary Lewis It’s like no other time and place. It’s September, it’s...

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Pro’s Tips: How to Properly Install a Scope

By Shane Adair One of the most important pieces of a good shooting rifle setup is the selection of a good pair of bases and rings. This can be the make or break of your rifle. Don’t try to save $10 or $15 dollars by buying a lesser set of rings. First, make sure they are the type that have two screws on both sides of the top rings (quite often a screw head will snap at the machining point where the threads meet the head of the screw). Second, try to buy rings and bases with the least...

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TGIF Winner

Hey! It’s Friday and we are feeling crazy. Stephen Ryan of Tehachapi, CA – you just won a Sitka Jetstream jacket just for being on our forums. Not a memeber yet? That is easy to fix, go to Forums and...

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Carl Zeiss Sports Optics Announces New Mobile Ballistic Calculator App for Smartphones

Carl Zeiss Sports Optics, the world’s leading manufacturer of high performance sports optics is pleased to announce the launch of its new Ballistic Calculator mobile app available for the iPhone, iPod, iPad and Android devises. Based on the hugly successful website based program the mobile app is a completely interactive tool you can take to the range or into the field. “In the sprit of forward thinking we wanted those who use our priporitary ballistic reticles to have a ballistic tool that could be used virually anyway you have a signal for your devise,“ stated Mike Jensen, President of...

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