We were set up on a Wyoming plateau as the sun broke the eastern horizon. Below us, a herd of antelope slowly grazed toward a distant fence line. As the lone pronghorn fell in line behind them, I ranged it and entered the distance into the Kestrel Sportsman. I dialed the corrections needed for the
Browsing tag: gear review
When the time came to choose a scope for my latest long range hunting build, the new Nightforce ATACR 5-25×56 Enhanced was an obvious choice. The rifle is chambered in 300 Winchester Magnum. It’s intended use is long range hunting out to 1000 yards and the testing of techniques and components to twice that distance.
The Sinclair Comparator/Bump Gage Body, along with various inserts, allow accurate measurements of bullet seating depth and sizing die adjustment. One of the most important skills a handloader can learn is how to make accurate and consistent measurements. When I first started reloading, I knew very little about it. I can remember seating 210 grain
The Accuracy 1st Whiz Wheel is a tool that’s earned a permanent place in my long range shooting kit. The Whiz Wheel is a ballistic calculator that requires no batteries, is unaffected by weather or temperature, and is simple to use. I’ve been using an Accuracy 1st Whiz Wheel off and on for about 18
The RCBS Automatic Priming Tool is a bench-mounted, single-stage priming tool. I’m not sure why it’s called the RCBS Automatic Priming Tool, unless it’s because the primer automatically falls into the priming rod cup when the user manually pulls the feed arm over it. I would have named it the RCBS Bench Priming Tool. Having