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Weatherby Vanguard HSP Varmint Rifle Accuracy

Weatherby Vanguard HSP Varmint Rifle Accuracy

Weatherby Vanguard HSP Varmint Rifle Accuracy Today I put in a big range session, testing a variety of handloads in the Weatherby Vanguard HSP Varmint rifle in 223 Rem.  Once again, I was highly impressed with this rifle’s inherent accuracy.  It is the most accurate...

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Accuracy in the Weatherby Vanguard HSP Varmint Rifle

Accuracy in the Weatherby Vanguard HSP Varmint Rifle

Accuracy in the Weatherby Vanguard HSP Varmint Rifle After my initial testing of the Weatherby Vanguard HSP Varmint Rifle in 223 Rem I was pleased with its accuracy.  I decided it was time to take the rifle out for a field test, hoping to shoot some marauding wild...

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Reloading the Weatherby Vanguard HSP 223 Rem Varmint Rifle

Reloading the Weatherby Vanguard HSP 223 Rem Varmint Rifle

Reloading the Weatherby Vanguard HSP 223 Rem Varmint Rifle Today, despite dark-looking weather, I made a trip to my local SSAA rifle range and resumed my testing of a range of loads in 223 Rem.  As part of my review, I have been reloading the Weatherby Vanguard HSP...

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MagnetoSpeed V3 Ballistic Chronograph

MagnetoSpeed V3 Ballistic Chronograph

Ballistic Chronographs Chronographs are an essential tool for load development in firearms.  An accurate measure of muzzle velocity is the cornerstone for understanding trajectory and sighting.  In addition, it is a very useful cross-check against the data in the...

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Swarovski z8i 1.7-13.3×42 P

Swarovski z8i 1.7-13.3×42 P

Swarovski z8i 1.7-13.3x42 P scope Swarovski Optik has a well-earned reputation for first-class optics.  The recently released z8i series of scopes only adds to that reputation.  The clarity, sharpness and colour rendition are outstanding. The z8 series, as the name...

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Taramundi Blades

Taramundi Blades

Hundreds of years ago Toledo steel earned an enduring reputation from the fine blades used by Spanish soldiers and knights on the battlefield.  Today Spain still has many knife making areas.  The village of Taramundi is particularly well known for its cutlery, which...

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Moondyne Ghost Eye Trail Cameras Review

Moondyne Ghost Eye Trail Cameras Review

I have been playing with Moondyne Ghost Eye series 3GExtreme MMS and the Tracker models, supplied Moondyne.  When I unpacked the cameras the necessary 16GB SD cards plus packs of brand new batteries were also included, a nice touch from Moondyne. I had a close look at...

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Review of the Ruger American Rimfire Compact rifle in 22LR

Review of the Ruger American Rimfire Compact rifle in 22LR

The Ruger American Rimfire Compact rifle in 22LR is going to have a lot of appeal to shooters.  Don Caswell reports on putting one of these through its paces and having a lot of fun in the process.  This review was originally published in the SSAA Hunter magazine,...

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Daiwa Short Bite SP 603LFS 6 foot Travel Rod

Daiwa Short Bite SP 603LFS 6 foot Travel Rod

With the camping season now upon us, and a trip to New Zealand in the offing as well, I have dusted off my nifty little Daiwa travel rod, my review of which follows. I long felt that hunting and fishing didn’t really mix.  However, I’ve recently changed my mind about...

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Bushnell Trophy Xtreme optics review

Bushnell Trophy Xtreme optics review

Optics with sharp, clear vision and excellent colour rendition, are more than a nice to have; they are an essential part of the hunter’s kit.  It starts with good binoculars.  Obviously, it is useful to spot and identify game at long range then plan a hunt.  However,...

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