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What is the First Step in Cleaning a Firearm?

Cleaning your rifle on a regular basis is a critical factor which ensures proper functioning and maintenance of the gun. Responsible gun handling and other important factors are few basic things that will help you maintain the optimum performance of the gun and will advance your shooting skills and experience. This article aims to openly discuss the first step in cleaning a firearm which is considered to be one of the most essential measures in the process.

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Why do Hunters Pattern their Shotguns? The Final Truth Revisited

Hunting circles exchange a lot of information, and it was only a matter of time before I got round to dealing with a super question put over by one of our readers, "Why do hunters pattern their shotguns?"

Now, many a seasoned shooter would probably take this as granted, but you will be surprised at even how many veterans are not sure when this question arises. So here I decided to put all controversies to rest and deal with the topic in full detail once and for all.

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What Is The Main Difference Between Centerfire And Rimfire Ammunition

When it comes to ammunition there’s a lot of technical language that can go over the head of the novice. One of the main things that is confusing to beginners is figuring out what is the main difference between centerfire and rimfire ammunition.

If you’ve been wondering, we’re here to answer your question and give you some further information to help you figure out which type of ammo is best for your needs.

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What are the Two Basic Styles of Firearm Actions?

If you are a hunter, you must have heard of the idea that to survive living in a remote area; you need to shoot deer and catch trout. But the reality is that you just eat whatever you can get from the wild. Since this is the case, curiosity about the right weapon will surely come to place.What makes this even more complicated is that it goes beyond owning a firearm. It is also necessary that you answer questions such as – ‘what are the two basic styles of firearm actions?’

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The Best and Effective Steps on How to Adjust a Scope

So you have bought yourself the world’s most high-end and expensive firearms. However, you will never know your rifle’s potential if it is not paired with a top-end scope or any optical devices which will allow you to maximize your usage and test the potential of your rifles. It is also important that you are knowledgeable as to how to adjust a scope.

This article is aimed to those who are seeking for information on how to adjust a scope. Here, we will provide the basic knowledge that you need to know to be able to learn the importance of having a proper zero when shooting and targeting.

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