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A Short and Informative Guide on How to Shoot a Pistol

As a hunter, one of the first things I needed to learn was how to shoot a pistol. You see it in movies and think it's pretty easy, but you realize that it takes more time, effort, and experience to do so! From how to hold it down to what to prepare when shooting, you need to be prepared to avoid injury unto others and yourself.

With that said, how can you shoot a pistol properly? Read on as I show you a short and helpful guide on it now!

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Why Is It Important to Choose the Right Bullet for Your Gun?

Shooting can be a wonderful experience when hunting. You’re the one having the power, and the excitement you feel during a hunting season is hard to match by any other activity. Having the right gun is as important as you can imagine, whether you’re hunting from a big distance or not. But do you know what else affects the experience? The bullets you use.

Bullets all have different shapes and sizes, not to mention weights. Therefore, even if you’re someone with amazing hunting skills, using the wrong bullets may ruin the whole experience for you and cause your failure. You have to be prepared with the right bullets if you want to have a clean, successful hunting session.

In this article, you will find out why choosing the right bullet for your gun is crucial.

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How to Protect Your Hearing While Hunting and Shooting

The world of wildlife hunting and sport shooting has never been more popular. While engaging in the thrill of the hunt while shooting black bears, or shooting at the firing range, you have a passion for handling firearms. But watch out – there is a very loud, and sometimes overlooked, hazard of shooting: it’s the noise of the guns being fired. Here are three things to protect your hearing from while hunting and shooting, and how to protect your hearing:

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How to Move a Gun Safe: 7 Efficient Steps to Follow

Gun safes are great ways to ensure that your weapons and other hunting equipment are locked away. This keeps the home safe while the gun isn't in use, away from pets and children who might come across it. These are highly beneficial, which is why many gun owners and hunters invest in heavy-duty ones.

But with heavy-duty gun safes also come the difficulty in actually moving it. Whether you're moving homes or would like to relocate the gun safe, how can you successfully move it? I did the research so read on as I show you how to move a gun safe properly!

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How To Choose The Right Night Vision Scope

You do know that the time when you are going to hunt will play a huge role in how effective your hunt is going to be. There are a lot of hunters who enjoy hunting in the morning or in the afternoon because they can see their target better. A lot of hunters know that it can also be special to start hunting at night but you may need some special tools for that.

The use of the right night vision scope will play a huge difference in how effective hunting at night is going to be. Do you know the right things to consider so that you can correctly make a decision?

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How to Build a Shooting Range On Your Property? The Top Tips to Follow

One of the ultimate dreams any hunter or shooter has is to build their own personal shooting range at home. After all, who wouldn't want to have a place to enjoy as they shoot away without the disturbance? But of course, building your own shooting range is easier said than done, with more things to learn about besides preparing your materials.

So if you want to know how to build a shooting range on your property, then read on! I'll show you all the necessary tips to follow to help you make your shooting dreams a reality.

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Gun Control and Gun Rights: What You Need to Know as a Hunter

In the wake of many shootings that ended up with a big number of victims, many people are demanding that gun control is established. Nobody wants to see criminals swinging their guns around anymore, and rightfully so. Still, what does this mean for hunters?

Hunters take their profession seriously, and they’re doing it because they like it. In order to be able to have such a profession, one needs to be mentally and physically strong enough to do it.

Hunting has been around from the beginning of times, and the use of guns in this profession is necessary, as they make the whole thing much easier. Although some hunters are still using the old hunting ways so they don’t feel like doing injustice to the animals, guns are mostly the ones used to perform this job.

At the same time, many people are not okay with the use of guns, and demand that gun control is forced upon those who casually pull the trigger. How does this affect those into hunting? Well, in this article, you will read about gun control and gun rights, and how they affect hunters. 

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6.5 Creedmoor vs 7mm-08 Remington: Which is The Best for Hunting?

Whether you're hunting deer or for self-defense on the field, it's important to pack the right types of guns. However, because we're more focused on the type of gun we're holding, we forget about the type of ammunition we should use. A lot of people, especially beginners, are sometimes confused with the different cartridges available. 

For me, I believe that both the 7mm-08 Remington and 6.5 Creedmoor are the top. But what's the difference between both?

I did the research and tests to help you find which is better for YOUR hunts. So read on as I show you the difference between a 6.5 Creedmoor vs 7mm-08!

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What Does AR Stand For in AR-15: The Surprising Answers Here!

Many of us are already familiar with common rifle names, with AR-15 being one of the popular ones we see! However, do we really know what they are and what they do?

When I started hunting, one of my first questions was, "what does AR stand for in AR-15?" While it does sound like a silly beginner query, you'll be surprised to know that not a lot of people actually know what it means!

A quick Google search will tell you. However, I went beyond the simple answer and will also focus more on what the AR-15 is and how it works. So read on!

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Remington .22-250 vs 223: Which Is Best For Your Hunts?

When it comes to selecting a gun, one of the age-old debate between the Remington .22-250 vs 223 continues. After all, these are some of the most popular calibers people compare up to now. For regular hunters, you probably know what I'm saying. But is there a true and accurate answer?

Well, let me just tell you now: we'll always have different opinions and there is not one specific caliber that would be number one for all hunters. However, if you're trying to figure out which is best for you, you need to do your research! That's why I put out this comparison for you to make your decision.

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