Tag Archives: hunting rifles

Ashbury Precision Jäeger

Ashbury Precision Ordnance Mfg. (APO) enters the traditional hunting rifle market with its new premium JÄEGER Rifle. These classically designed custom hunting rifles are built with precision machined stainless steel actions, match grade hand lapped barrels and advanced technology premium grade Continue reading Ashbury Precision Jäeger


Weighty Questions

It’s true we carry a rifle for many hours, only to shoot it for a second. But in the hunting context, which is more important?

Among the hundreds of hunters with whom I’ve discussed the subject of rifle weight in hunting camps around the world, I can’t recall ever hearing someone say they wished their rifle was heavier than it was. Lighter, almost always, but never heavier.

That said, if it sounds like I’m about to make a case for the ultra-light hunting rifle, you’d be wrong. In fact, just the opposite. I’ve been carrying nine-pound-plus rifles for well over half a century and I can’t see where it’s done me any harm. Nor has it ever cost me a trophy — Continue reading Weighty Questions

The Affordable Fat Bolts

The Sauer 100 Classic XT is handsome by American standards and breaks new ground with regard to the pricing of German-made rifles.

What I most look forward to at each year’s convention is meandering the aisles and seeing all the new stuff. That’s because there’s Continue reading The Affordable Fat Bolts

Browning Introduces X-Bolt Varmint Stalker

035334218-X-Bolt-Varmint-Stalker-MOBRBrowning recently expanded its line of X-Bolt rifles with the introduction of the new X-Bolt Varmint Stalker model. The new rifle Continue reading Browning Introduces X-Bolt Varmint Stalker