Mossberg’s Patriot Predator Now Available in 6.5 PRC

Mossberg have announced the introduction of the Predator in 6.5 PRC to their Patriot range of bolt action rifles. The Patriot Predator is suppressor-ready with a 5/8” threaded muzzle and comes in a number of stock options – both the FDE and Strata Camo stocks are available. The Predator is now available in .243 Winchester, .308, 6.5 […]

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[ADIHEX 2019] EDIC Caracal from UAE and Merkel from Germany

We saw already a few items from EDIC Caracal at IDEX back in February, and again the UAE based company plays at home in ADIHEX. In this hunting oriented event, the German subsidiary Merkel was part of the Caracal booth as well, with some high-end models. While Merkel products were definitely fitting in the traditional […]

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[ADIHEX 2019] Intro and Some Eye Candy

ADIHEX, the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition, is an annual event towards the end of the, scorching hot, summer in Abu Dhabi, UAE. As the name implies, this is not firearms dedicated show, but the “hunting guns” area alone is usually worth a visit, if anything to understand what are the models which […]

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POTD: One Bubba’d Mosin

We have all seen dodgy work done to mil surp rifles. Some look tasteful, and others atrocious. There are bubba builds, and, well. Then there is this. One heavily home gunsmithed Mosin-Nagant takes the cake of home gunsmithing. Bubba would be very happy. Us Australians have to get creative after all. This artfully modified Mosin-Nagant […]

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NEW 6.5 Weatherby RPM Cartridge and Mark V Backcountry Rifles

6.5 Weatherby RPM 6.5 WBY RPM (2)Weatherby Inc. has announced the release of a new cartridge called 6.5 Weatherby RPM (Rebated Precision Magnum) and two new Mark V rifles – Backcountry and Backcountry Ti. The cartridge and rifles were developed together with a goal of having a sub-5-pound magnum rifle/ammunition rig. Let’s take a closer look at each of the new […]

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TFB Step By Step: How To Shoot Long Range – The Guns

How To Shoot Long Range – The Guns Alright folks, with the introduction to How To Shoot Long Range out of the way, let’s begin discussing the gear necessary to make impacts at far distances.  I do want to make it clear at the outset that nicer equipment doesn’t necessarily mean you will hit your […]

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