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Ballistic Basics: How to Program Your Smartphone for Long-Range Shooting
Phone-based ballistic problem solvers are easy to use, if you understand the basics.
How to Zero Your Rifle for a Hunt
Make sure your gun and glass are tuned just right at the range, so you’re on target in the field—where the stakes are high.
12 Easy Ways to Wreck Your Rifle
How to harm accuracy, ruin a finish, promote misfires, or simply render your gun inoperable.
How to Zero a Rifle, Fast
A veteran rifle hunter, with just a few decades of experience under his belt, shares his method for getting a scope on target without wasting time or ammo.
1. AR, as in AR-15, stands for: A Eugene ARnold Stoner B ArmaLite Rifle C Assault Rifle D none of … Continued
Rough Barrel, Smooth Shooting
All this came about because I stuck the Hawkeye Bore Scope down the barrels of my nearly-new .308 Ruger Gunsite … Continued
How I Joined the 1000-Yard Club
I started my long-range shooting career by knocking over tin cans with a pump air gun when I was a … Continued
Unsling a Rifle…in a Second
Shooting pro Jeff Johnston shows how to carry a rifle on your shoulder…and be ready to take a shot in … Continued
Old-School Shooter…New-School Rifle
Editor’s note: David E. Petzal is the Rifles columnist for Field & Stream and has been writing about guns and … Continued