How to Mount a Rifle Scope

Mounting a scope is a basic gunsmith project. You can pay a gunsmith to mount a rifle scope for you or you can mount it yourself. It requires only basic skills, a few inexpensive tools, and a little effort.Mounting a scope on a modern rifle is rather easy. The most modern centerfire rifles have receivers … Read more

What makes a good trigger pull?

If you put 2 gun guys in a room with their favorite firearms the topic of trigger pull in an inevitability, but with terms like take-up, over travel, break, and weight and adjectives like “gritty,” “glass rod,” “surprise break” and my contribution “surprise reset” it can be hard for new shooters to follow. Hopefully this will help! To start … Read more

When is the BEST TIME to Bag a BIG BUCK?

Best Time to Bag a BIG BUCK

I’ve been blessed to have hunted Idaho whitetails in late August, Wisconsin deer in mid-September, Texas bruisers in Decem­ber, Alabama bucks in January and deer at several other destinations in October and November.  And during the past 40 years, I’ve photographed whitetails in many locations throughout North America.  The take-away from my four-decade pursuit of … Read more