Author: ontarget7

Video Product Review: Sig Sauer Tango4

By Shane Chuning Who would of thought, back in 1853, that three guys looking to start a successful wagon factory, above the Rhine Falls in Switzerland, would have such a successful business in the firearm Industry today. The name Sig Sauer definitely stands out in the industry for quality, dependability and reliability. This same ingenuity is getting propelled into the optics market and looks to be a real winner. For this test run we are mounting the Sig Sauer Tango4 on an AR platform in the .308 caliber. The Tango4 with a 4:1 zoom first-focal plane design with illuminated...

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Gold Tip Arrows

By Shane Chuning When you hear the name Gold Tip in the archery industry, you think of toughness and durability. The Hunter series of arrows have been a main stay in the Gold Tip line-up for years, with a proven track record. That has not stopped and they continue to produce one of the best arrows on the market today. The Hunter series is offered in three grades of arrows:  The first one we will talk about is what they call their ‘good grade’ arrow. These are offered in +/-.006 tolerances for straightness and +/- 2 grains tolerances for...

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Crunch Time

     By Shane Chuning        By this time some of us are looking at less than a month for archery season to kick into high gear, especially some of the western states where you are hunting mule deer in velvet and bugling bulls. Definitely an exciting time of year for trail camera pictures, scouting, and all the hard work trying to pattern some of the deer you have on your list to go after. The one thing I really enjoy seeing is the antler growth from early on to their full potential. Then making a game plan to close the...

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Archery Product Round Up

By Shane Chuning Archery Editor We at Sportsman’s News get to try out quite a few products throughout the year. Not to mention all the tuning I do on bows for customers on a daily basis through my tuning services. This advantage gives us an edge and overall view of different product that comes out every year. Here are a few items that would be worth looking at when in the market for new gear. The Quest Drive by G5 Outdoors I had the privilege of setting one of these up recently for this review and was very pleased...

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Not Your Average Bow Tune

By Shane Chuning As archers, we owe it to ourselves to be the best we can be in this sport. Whether you are a target shooter or a bowhunter, we all have the same goals in mind; and that is to aim small, miss small. We are all striving for the best, most consistent groups we can achieve. Now some of us might fall short, not due to our own ability, but due to our overall bow setup. Some of the things that might be hindering you would be arrow selection or spine of the arrow, incorrect draw length,...

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